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Join the gardening at Pine Island Church

Pine Island Church expanded their Hope Garden in 2016 and harvested more than 5,000 pounds of vegetables that were shared with Kalamazoo residents in need. This year, Pine Island has once again planted the garden on their Q Avenue property. Please consider working on the community gardening ministry with Pine Islanders. Outreach Committee has granted a donation to help with the garden…

Tips from Green Pete

Have you cleaned out your closets this spring and found used dry cleaning bags that are clean, dry, and not too badly torn? There is now a white container in the Gathering Place for collecting them. They will be used for the Plastic Mat Project (PMP) to make sleeping mats for people in impoverished communities in Africa where people and hospice patients…

Bits & Pieces from Green Pete

May is the month for getting gardens in shape and enjoying our beautiful Michigan outdoors. For the latest word on community outdoor events in K-County, earthcare-oriented events, and¬†environmentally friendly gardening, be sure to check out the Green P’s Committee’s displays at their table in the Gathering Place every Sunday. through June 4. (Exhibits will change.) Today Kay Howson will be on hand…