How to Participate

Are you a member of the Maple Street Community Garden?

Looking for ways to participate?    Look no further!

  • Gardening Committee

The gardening committee is responsible for plant maintenance during the growing season. This includes, planting, weeding, watering, harvesting and composting. The composting and watering committees work under the gardening committee.

To join email: maple-garden-gardening-committee@googlegroups.com

  •  Compost Sub-Committee

In April 2014 we built a three-bin composting system.  We need help turning the compost, monitoring compost collection, and accepting compost donations from local residents.

To join email: maple-garden-composters@googlegroups.com

  • Watering Sub-Committee

Water from our rainwater harvesting system is used to irrigate our 13 planting beds. Each year we develop a watering schedule for the growing season.

To join email: mapleagardenwatering@googlegroups.com

  • Outreach Committee

The outreach committee is responsible for recruiting new members and notifying the community about our events by posting signs in the neighborhood and posting on the website and social media sites. The outreach committee is also responsible for party planning.

To join email: maple-garden-outreach-committee@googlegroups.com

  • Maintenance Committee

The maintenance committee is responsible for repairs to the compost bins, planting beds, shed, rainwater collection system, and general upkeep of the property.

To join email: maple-garden-maintenance-committee@googlegroups.com

  • External Affairs Committee

The external affairs committee is responsible for applying for grants, maintaining relationships with the community by communicating and meeting with politicians, local businesses and neighbors.

To join email: maple-garden-external-committee@googlegroups.com

group photo

clean up day

 

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