Growing Artists Camp will be at Shadle Park Presbyterian Church on the corner of Rowan and Alberta from August 9-13, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. There will be a different guest artist each day as well as a couple of art teachers present all week. Register today!
Register Here! Growing Neighbors Camp will be at Shadle Church, 5508 North Alberta, and nearby gardens. Participants will learn organic gardening, serve their community and enjoy snacks and game. All ages are welcome. Grades 2 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. July 6-9, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Questions? call 327-5522.
Food Delivery via Bicycle with Noelle and Chan Food Delivery via Bicycle is rocking now in 3 neighborhoods! Northwest Spokane on Thursdays from 3:00 – 5:30 pm., West Central Spokane on Wednesdays from 4:00-6:30 pm , and the Emerson-Garfield neighborhood on Tuesdays from 10:00 – 12:30 pm. Can you help sort, pack, or deliver (evenContinue reading “Food Delivery via Bicycle”
“Northwest Harvest partners with incredible organizations that are seeding food justice across Washington. One of those organizations is Growing Neighbors – a Spokane initiative of Shadle Park Presbyterian Church that brings local organizations together to grow food and community and encourage healthier lifestyles.” This quote was taken from Stories From the Field, a publication ofContinue reading “Treating Others More Like Family and the Planet More Like Home”
We’ve been wanting to send out an update for a while, but have struggled to make time amongst all the springyness. Here is a quick & dirty composty list of recent highlights and upcoming awesomeness: We were recently awarded 2 grants from the Presbyterian Mission Agency and United Way Spokane! Watch our presentation (about 8 min.Continue reading “Hello Spring, Neighbors!”
It’s time for the Virtual Easter Egg Hunt! Follow the instructions on the poster to win prizes and celebrate the season.
The Caritas Food Bank in Northwest Spokane has a main location, but people on its board realized not everyone could make it to that area. “For some of my neighbors, I know that getting to the food bank is difficult. They come on a bus or they walk long distances to get there,” said BevContinue reading “KREM 2 and the Little Free Pantries”
We’re getting excited to start growing food again! It’s time to get some seeds started indoors. Want some seeds? Want to help us plant at our Hub Farmyard or the Valley YMCA Greenhouse? Send us a quick message if you can help plant at 5508 N. Alberta St. on Wed. at noon or Th. betweenContinue reading “It’s Seed Planting Time!”
We are so glad to be partnering with the YouthBuild program to build Little Free Pantries. Steve (left) and his crew, including Ricky (right), have completed 6 and are preparing to build 6 more. We hope to install some this week, but they aren’t all spoken for. Do you know of a good host siteContinue reading “Little Free Pantries w/ Youth Build”
Are you planting a garden this spring? Plan a time for a Planting Party with your neighbors! Whether or not you are or would like to connect with neighbors through community gardening, there are many great ways to help neighbors connect. Are you already doing this? We’d love to hear your stories! Would you likeContinue reading “Are You a Neighborhood Connector?”