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Grow Benzie Volunteering

Please come May 11th for our next U-M Club of Grand Traverse Community Service Volunteer event at Grow Benzie.

Grow Benzie is a community-centered garden space offering educational opportunities and an incubator kitchen with the mission of enriching our region by fostering positive action to increase access to healthful foods, jobs, life skills, and each other and by providing a community place that supports and nurtures these activities.

Organization: Grow Benzie
Date: Saturday May 11, 2019
Time: 12-4pm
Location: 5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115). Benzonia, Michigan 49616 (Directions found here;
What to Bring: Please bring gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen, and a water bottle at minimum. Bonus tools such as rakes, shovels (big for moving piles and small for transplanting), and electric drills would all be great to have. Depending on the chore list at the time, a toolbox with a hammer, screwdrivers and wrenches may be helpful. Other to-do's that may/not be on the list in May include painting (bring your coveralls) and power washing (bring your bathing suit).

All ages are welcome and members can come anytime between 12-4 to help. We will determine specific projects as we get closer to the date.

Please RSVP to Kelly ( by April 27th

Later Event: May 14
Work Bee & Meeting #1