60.9 F
Monday, May 17, 2021

MercerMe Community Calendar:
Events happening in and around Hopewell Valley

To add to our calendar, please carefully read our policy page at this link and then submit the details of your community organization’s event by clicking this link.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

HV Green Week – Pennington Public Library: Creating a Backyard Victory Garden

April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pennington Public Library: Creating a Backyard Victory Garden

Friday, April 23, 4-5 pm

Anthony Bracco, owner of Bracco Farms, a sustainable family farm located in Pine Island, NY, presents this talk on the Victory Garden model, which was so successful during both world wars. Learn about the history of Victory Gardens and hear about the experiences of those who found joy, satisfaction, and security in growing their own food. This presentation will also provide information to help you start your own Victory Garden, including: Siting the garden, soil preparation, fertilizing and watering, suggested crops, tools to use and where to source them, safe seed sources and extending the season to enjoy your garden longer.



April 23
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
, , ,
Event Tags:

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.