10/10/10 Community Celebration & Garden Opening

Please join us for a celebration of community achievement and gardening on the 10/10/10 from 2-4pm at the end of Poronui street, behind the bowling club.

Be part of the start of the new community garden, talk to expert Ken Clark about growing your own food, learn how to build a compost, bring your kids for the treasure hunt and seed planting. This is what we have come up with for the day:

Compost building easy – for kids and adults:
Collected food waste from our local shops will be used to build a compost system for our community

Get your hands dirty:
Dig in and be one of the first to plant in our new community garden

Meet the team behind the Mt Eden Village People:
Please join us to celebrate our community achievements over the last 4 years. We will be having a celebrity seed planting and the official garden opening

Treasure hunt for kids:
Great prizes for kids such as a $140 swimming class voucher from Eden pools, educational toys from Mainly Toys, sweets from the Candy Man

3.30 pm
Raffle Prize Draw
– Our raffle is to raise money to plant more community fruit trees in Auckland. Nice prizes from our local shops, such as a lunch at Moltens, breakfast at Frasers, a cake from the city cake company and tea and some good reading material from Chapter.

And more:

  • Enjoy yummy treats contributed by the Essential Deli
  • Meet Ken Clark from Waiheke to talk about growing food in the city
  • Seed planting for kids to take home
  • Face painting

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

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