Events

Off Grid In Color

Venue: Ethiopian Community in Seattle

Address: 8323 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

Date: March 14, 2019

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Notes: free and open to the public

After the killing of her brother on the southeast side of Chicago in a gun violence incident, Chantel Johnson looked for ways to provide her basic needs, which her community desperately lacked. This city gal never thought that she’d be a livestock farmer in North Carolina! As counselor, doula, and homesteader, she is passionate about helping lead people back to enjoying simple ways of living.

Join us for an educational evening and free dinner!

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Build a Children’s Garden

Venue: Wetmore Community Farm

Address: 3025 S Estelle St, Seattle, WA 98144

Date: March 16, 2019 - May 22, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Notes: volunteer opportunity

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Seattle Departments of Neighborhoods and Transportation, and thousands of community volunteers, we transformed a quarter acre of overgrown, undeveloped street into a vibrant community farm! This farm officially opened in the Fall of 2018 after 3 years of cleaning and preparing the site and coordination with the city. We are so excited to be growing food with the neighborhood,

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Spring Farm Prep with Alleycat Acres

Venue: Village Community Farm

Address: 189 24th Ave S, Seattle WA 98144

Date: February 23, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Notes: volunteer opportunity

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Monica’s Village Place and Catholic Community Services, we operate this farm in a large planting strip near 23rd Ave and Jackson in Seattle’s Central District. Produce from the farm is distributed directly to neighborhood volunteers, Monica’s Village residents, Mary’s Place food bank, the YWCA food bank, and Yesler Tiny House Village.

We need your help to get the farm ready for the growing season!

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Protect Pollinators in Rainier Beach!

Venue: The Green Line

Address: 10617 53rd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98178

Date: March 2, 2019 - October 5, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Notes: Monthly on First Saturdays!

Help us create community green space and pollinator habitat under the power lines in the Rainier Beach.

The Green Line is a collaborative restoration project taking place under Seattle City Light’s transmission corridor in South Seattle. We have studied wild bees in the area for 3 years, and planted one acre of pollinator habitat to test how pollinator populations are affected. We are excited to be expanding our planting area and working with many partners to investigate new ways to make public green space more inviting and accessible!

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