Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Container Gardening at Sankofa Marketplace

Come learn about Container Gardening this Saturday at Sankofa Marketplace!
Saturday, October 10
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
@ corner of Caffin & St. Claude
No land? No problem!
Bad soil? No problem!
Come to the Sankofa Marketplace this Saturday to learn how to grow flowers and vegetables from Mr. Aloyd Edinburgh, a lifelong Lower Ninth Ward resident and avid container gardener.
The Backyard Gardener's Network will host a container gardening workshop at the Sankofa Marketplace. Come learn about gardening and pick up some free seeds while you're here! (courtesy of New Orleans Food and Farm Network)
The Ujamaa Project will have fun activities for children about fresh fruits and vegetables, in addition to painting, coloring, games, and more.
The Sankofa Marketplace of the Lower 9th Ward features fresh produce, wild caught Louisiana shrimp, community rebuilding resources, crafts, art workshops, and more!
Sankofa Marketplace
Every 2nd Saturday at
5500 St. Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
Upcomining Marketplace Dates:
October 10
November 14
December 12

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