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Forest Park Grows at St. Patrick's Day Parade

Volunteers Needed: The parade is even better as a participant!  March with us in the parade, hand out seed packets to spectators, enjoy the spirit of a Forest Park St. Patty's day!  Email: carpediem80  (at) gmail (dot) com.  Look for us at the Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade  on Saturday, March 5 at 1pm. How will you spot us? Well, we are kind of hard to miss. Wouldn't you agree? Best part of marching in the St. Patrick's Day parade was the reaction from kids. My fave kid was one who yelled, "Hey Mister, do you know there's a garden growing on your truck?!?!" #communitygardens #parade #forestpark #communitygarden A video posted by @mrbrownthumb on Mar 8, 2015 at 10:36am PDT Every year we deck out a truck and create a mobile garden to introduce our community garden to residents and friends of Forest Park. In addition to marching in the parade we give out hundreds of seed packets along the parade route to gardeners and potential gard