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Forest Park Community Garden Seed Swap 2016

Are you ready for spring? We stopped by the Forest Park Community Garden today, and while the garden is in need of spring cleaning the tulips were breaking through the earth and reaching up. That can only mean that spring is really close. Join us for the first garden event of the season and check out our new seed selection. The 6th Annual Forest Park Community Garden Seed Swap is on March 13th from 2-4 PM. As always, our host for the event is St. John Lutheran Church at 305 Circle Ave. We will meet in the gymnasium of the church, which can be accessed via the parking lot. Our seed swap is free if you pre-register. The cost is $2.00 at the door. What's a seed swap? Ultimately, a seed swap is a great way to build community and make friends. We get together and swap seeds that we saved from gardens last year and we share extra seeds that we may have ordered from seed catalogs. Do I need to bring seeds?  Ideally, yes! Bring seeds you saved (label them and put them in