ANNOUNCEMENT// #lbgc2019🌻


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STUDENTS! The schedule is out for rest of the season! 🍆 ❤️ Curious about the #lbgc2019 events? Go here to find out more 🌻 #supportstudentgardens #isupportstudents #servicelearning #urbanagriculture #summerschool #CPS #chicagopublicschools #buybacktheblock #f12network #freddiegibbs #mtvx @blockclubchi @youngchiauthors @suntimes @chicagotribune @windycitytimes @leorgalil @drake @chancetherapper @socialworks_chi @southsideweekly @thewasteshed @whpk_88.5fm @chicagopatchworkfarms @chicago_reader @expstation @61market @mcachicago @earphoriachicago @letusbreathe773 @thesedays_news @sickmuse.chi @promontorychicago @cwlfarmgarden @auachicago @whataboutchicago @charmschooldiy @plantchicago @thecoopop @resiliencechi @imancentral @broncosociety @chicagomag

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Let’s Build Garden City! 2019 aka #lbgc2019🌻 the summer PARTY with treasure hunts, free festivals, cool classes, and more! 🐝


Upcoming Events

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 9/13

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 9/20

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 9/27

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 10/4

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 10/11

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 10/18

Pledge Day: Friday Fundraiser 10/25

Pop Church (Sundays, Message for Address)

Classes – Citywide

Student Parties 9/27-9/29 – Citywide (TBA)

Student Markets 10/4-10/6 – Citywide (TBA)

Garden Parties 10/25-10/27 – Citywide (TBA)


RSVP & TAKE THE PLEDGE to support students today! 🍆

ADD an event to #lbgc2019 🌹



– About Pledge Day: Friday Fundraisers… Come out on Pledge Day to let folks know about the NEW 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!

BONUS: Raise $500 and we’ll throw a Student Party in your neighborhood! [Pledge Day 2019 help page]

– About the Garden City Parade… Folks gather at gardens all over the city then make their way downtown beautifying, revitalizing, and activating land. We meet at noon @ Millennium Park and have a big utopia party!

– About Student Parties… Workshops to treat each other right, followed by student talent showcases and networking!

– About Student Markets… Students take over the farmer’s market for the day! Selling food, herb, etc. they’ve grown and doing presentations.

– About Garden Parties… Parties thrown by gardens to support student gardens! Coincides with the Fall Harvest.

– About Pop Church… Powered by #mtvx, the utopian pop culture network for students. Worship. Workshop. Pop.