Job Opportunity: Growing in Pippy Park Coordinator

Photo credit: http://www.pippypark.com/friends-of-pippy-park.asp

Friends of Pippy Park in St. John’s is looking to hire a summer student to do coordinate some really interesting gardening initiatives in the park. The job listing below is theirs so please contact them directly if you’re interested via growinginpippypark@gmail.com. Start date is July 5th. Spread the word! [...]

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St. Patrick’s Organic Community Garden

Left to Right: Natalie Austin (garden organizer), Frances Saunders (visitor to the garden), Florence Button (community champion)

Root Cellars Rock had the wonderful good fortune of being toured around the St. Patrick’s Organic Community Garden in Carbonear this past Thursday. The garden is almost brand new, launched just this spring. It’s a lovely spot situated on a piece of land that used to be the foundation of a school. After the school was taken down Carbonear gave the community gardeners permission to use the land. [...]

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Community Garden Alliance needs your skills

mounding the potatoes

The Community Garden Alliance (CGA) is looking for a Website Designer! CGA, a local non-profit, is looking for a volunteer to do up a website. This is a great opportunity for those looking to add to their resume and portfolio. Please contact Rachelle Batstone at cga.stjohns@gmail.com. [...]

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Improving Health Together in 2012!

Baby lettuce from Seed to Spoon

Be passionate about your health, get involved in your community, and let’s make 2012 the year that the local food movement takes action against chronic disease! [...]

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