All welcome: Meeting set for May 30 to plan Parkside Community Garden

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MANCHESTER, NH – A meeting to plan a community garden adjacent to Parkside Middle School is being held May 30 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the library at Parkside Middle School, 75 Parkside Ave.

This garden is a collaborative project of UNH Cooperative Extension, City of Manchester Health Department and Parks and Recreation, NeighborWorks® Southern New Hampshire, Parkside Middle School, Gossler Park Elementary School and neighborhood volunteers!

Why a community garden?

  • To provide fresh food for families

  • Save money on groceries
  • An education opportunity for Parkside & Gossler students
  • Strengthen neighborhoods
  • Gardening decreases stress
  • Gardening saves energy and money by reducing food transportation
  • Local food is better for you!