February 28th work day at African Heritage Garden

1245 S. Central Park
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
9 am to 12 pm

Join us as we kick off another growing season in the garden! The North Lawndale Greening Committee in partnership with Openlands and NeighborSpace, will be hosting a Pruning Workday at the African Heritage Garden.

  • Volunteers will have an opportunity to brush up on pruning basics with guidance led by Openlands’ Forestry Crew Leader Julie Larsen
  • Learn about the rich history of the garden and surrounding neighborhood
  • Become a member of the North Lawndale Greening Committee
  • Additional Pruning tools, gloves and other gardening items will be provided.
  • Celebrate a founding garden leader’s birthday, Blanche Suggs Killingsworth
  • Snacks and drinks will be available throughout the morning.

Cost: Free to all community members!
RSVP HERE or email us at stewardship@neighbor-space.org.


NBSP – NLGC 2017 pruning event Flyer