Arroyo Food Co-op
494 N. Wilson Avenue, Pasadena
(corner of Villa Ave., 0.8 miles from Lake Ave. Metro station; ARTS Bus Route 40; 4 sturdy bike racks on site)
You are invited to join us every Tuesday and Thursday morning and every Saturday afternoon.
Saturday, March 15 — 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 18 — 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Thursday, March 20 — 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
This week at the garden: Cardboard and Mulch
Tasks to choose from:
planting California native plants
plant ‘Pixie’ mandarin tree
cover bare soil with cardboard and mulch
slide cardboard under the sidewalk and pack dirt underneath
Sculpt the soil with a shovel to mitigate water pooling after the rain
Bring food and/or drink to share.
Pick up trash.
Chat with passersby.
Saturday, March 15 is the Muir Ranch FREE “plugmob supporting school gardens, community gardens & Master Gardeners in Los Angeles!” 9-noon, 1905 Lincoln Ave. Pasadena. Pick up seeds and seedlings for the Free Food Garden at the Arroyo Food Co-op and a few for your own garden. See you there. Call me if you get lost.
Time Bank members can earn time dollars to trade for other services. Sign up for a free membership at http://arroyoseco.timebanks.org.
— Sylvia Holmes