Get Growing, Victoria!
Fairfield-Gonzales Soil-building Materials Distribution
Bring your own shovel, bucket, and/or wheelbarrows to come collect free soil-building materials at Robert Porter Park! NO registration required. Materials are on first-come-first-serve basis. This event will only be distribution of compost, woodchips, and leaf mulch (no seedlings).
Date: Saturday, March 23
Time: 11am-1pm (or until materials run out)
Location: Robert Porter Park (along Thurlow Rd. beside Sir James Douglas Elementary staff parking lot)
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Volunteers needed: If you are available and interested in helping out at this popular event, please email Ton at firstname.lastname@example.org
Get Growing, Victoria! is a free vegetable and herb seedlings and garden material distribution program created by the City of Victoria. In partnership with over 50 community and non-profit organizations, 80,000 vegetable and herb seedlings, along with gardening materials, and education through @Growing Together, will be distributed for FREE to support communities in need during the 2023/24 growing season. Parking will be available along Thurlow Rd on park-side of the road.