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Grow Bag Giveaway and Fellowship at St John Faith Community Garden

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Get a Herb Garden in a Bag and Meet Others at St. John Faith Community Garden

Come enjoy food, music, gardening, health and wellness tips at the St. John Faith Community Garden!

Register to Reserve Your Herb Garden

Your ticket will include a complimentary container garden kit with everything you need to build your garden: portable grow bag, herb plants, compost/coir growing media, and micronutrients feeding serum.

Don’t worry if you don’t have a green thumb because Gardenuity will send you “Grow Pro Tips” to help you keep your garden growing even after the event as part of a seasonal Grow Pro Membership which includes:

  • Garden Weather Alerts
  • Harvest Guidance
  • On-call support from a Grow Pro expert
  • Seasonal Recipes Watering Tips
  • Wellness Advice

As you fill out the registration form please let us know if you’d like to build your garden during the event or take it home.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/growing-mind-body-and-spirit-together-at-st-john-faith-community-garden-tickets-619104206347 Bags will be constructed starting at noon.

Come Early for Fellowship

The program starts at 10 am with local experts who will share knowledge and tips for nourishing the mind, body and spirit.

  • 10:00 a.m. Check-In
  • 10:15 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
  • 10:30 a.m. Mind: Guided mediation with Sandy Yaklin, PhD, APRN, PLLC
  • 11:05 a.m. Spirit: The 150+ years of site history and fellowship with Rev Ray Hendricks
  • 11:30 a.m. Body: Eating healthy vegetables for your body with Shontaye Bowman MS, RD, LD
  • 11:45 a.m. Grow Bags: How to grow food at home with Gardenuity
  • 12:00 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    • Fellowship with the 88 congregations in the St. John Regular Baptist Association
    • Tours of the St. John Faith Community Garden
    • Build your Gardenuity Grow Bag OR grab-n-go and build it at home (register here: bit.ly/stjohnfaith)
    • Visit vendor information tables like the Travis County Master Gardener Plant Clinic.

The Travis County Master Gardeners will be on hand with a plant clinic starting at 10 a.m. and to demonstrate how to build the grow bag at noon. The plant clinic will feature a seed giveaway and we’ll teach you how to make your own seed packets.

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St. John Faith Community Garden
7501 Blessing Avenue
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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