GARDEN TENDING SEASON---March-December
Horticultural Training and Design Studies-- Saturdays at 10am-1PM
or (773) 278-9075
volunteers learn how to plant and tend all the plants in the park's
8000 sq. feet of gardens. In addition, they learn the basic design
concepts that we have employed in creating our award winning
gardens. Many volunteers have worked with us to create exciting
gardens at their homes from the concepts and tutoring we provided
them while they tended the park's gardens. Join our veteran garden
tenders: Richard Tilley, Denise Browning, Jim Angrabright, Larry
Clary, Lara Kastner, Susan Fontana, Allen Blaurock, Petrina Patti,
Joyce Coffee, Teddy Varndell, Donna Nelson, Doug Wood and the Park
Kids Grow Students.
Come, Garden, Learn, Create! Bring your Trowel and Gloves!
VOLUNTEER & JOIN THE FRIENDS OF WICKER PARK PROGRAM
The Friends of Wicker Park are committed to making Wicker Park a beautiful, clean, and enjoyable place. Join us in our stewardship to preserve and enhance Wicker Park. Join us to . . .
Plant and Tend the Gardens
Assist us with the
Wicker Park Garden
Develop and/or teach classes for Children and Adults at
the Wicker Park Fieldhouse
Examples are the
Wicker Park Kids Grow
class and the free ballet classes, which require a proposal with resume and that the applicant fill out a CPD green Volunteer form---Background Check involved. Obtain application from Kelly Torres at the Wicker Park Fieldhouse.
Assist with grounds keeping or housekeeping
Pick up trash, help with mulch, clean bathrooms, etc.
Assist with park developments -- join the Wicker Park Advisory Council.
For more information contact Doug Wood (773) 278-9075 or
or email us at email@example.com