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Seed Swap March 22nd and Garden Plot Sign Up Info

Save the Date: March 22nd Fifth Annual Seed Swap Are you ready to forget about snow and ice and cold winter temps? Want to get together with a bunch of like-minded gardeners, trade seeds and stories, and make plans for your garden this year?  Well then you need to come to the 5th Annual Forest Park Community Garden Seed Swap! What is a seed swap? you ask.... A seed swap gives you the opportunity to try new seeds by exchanging seeds you have with gardeners who have seeds you are looking for. Don't have anything to swap? That's ok, you can "buy into" the swap for just 50 cents a packet. Do you save your own garden seeds year to year?  You can swap those too! Beyond seeds, you can also bring bulbs, bare root stock, or house plants you no longer want.  When:  March 22nd 2-4pm Where: St. John's Church, 305 Circle Ave. in Forest Park 2pm-3pm: Check-in your seeds you brought to swap. 2:15-3:15pm: Special speaker LaManda Joy founder of the Peters