4904 S. Lake Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615
Hyde Park neighborhood
Sat, May 24, 2019, 2pm–5pm
After class, meet and chat with our party-cipants about gardening to graduate!🌻
This event will have a colorful presentation featuring local educators and guest features from The Cooperation Operation, F12 Network, and more. In addition to celebrating we’re giving students nutritional education, institutional connections, and the tools to maintain strong relationships!
Welcome to the kickoff of #lbgc2019 the summer festival for students. #lbgc2019 aka Let’s Build Garden City! 2019 is the ONLY festival with treasure hunts, free classes, cool parties (and more!) that’s ALSO a service learning platform teaching young people how to transform vacant space in their neighborhoods into community gardens. Plus Sign, a former Chicago Public Schools student, launched Let’s Build Garden City! in spring 2018.
CLICK HERE to RSVP now!
Come out on a Friday Fundraiser to let folks know about the NEW Chicago Public Schools service learning programs empowering students to do long-term service projects in your neighborhood. We’ll be all over the city petitioning, flyering, and supporting the next era of students gardening!
Ashburn – 1pm – 79th Western Terminal
Pullman – 3pm – 115th Metra Station
Logan Square – 6pm – Comfort Station
Pilsen – 8pm – Ashland Pink Line
Feel free to choose your own adventure!
BONUS: Raise $500 and we’ll throw a Student Party in your neighborhood! [#lbgc2019 fundraiser page]
Helpful tips, documents & more!
Support student gardens script
Sign up sheet
Pledge to support student gardens
STUDENT + COMMUNITY guide
Pledge Day flyer
free sunflower seeds sign*
WEED IS LEGAL sign
#Support Student Gardens sign
(*Give edible sunflower seed packs to students who sign-up)
RSVP: tinyurl.com/lbgcRSVP 🐝
*Tell your friends!!!!