GARDEN HOP 2014: The Community Garden Tour
DATE: Thursday, July 31
TIME: 6:00–8:30 p.m. (arrive early the tour leaves promptly at 6:00)
LOCATION: Starts from Riverview Launch (1523 Riverview Dr., Kalamazoo)
Take a guided tour of several community gardens in the Kalamazoo area and learn how these gardens are improving neighborhoods, building community, and encouraging healthy lifestyles in Kalamazoo. In addition to our tour guide there will be a garden member at each garden to answer specific questions.
We are offering two tour options:
- BUS TOUR: Enjoy the comfort of a chartered bus, while our tour guide tells you about the Common Ground community garden network. The bus will be stopping at 6 gardens with very different goals and approaches to gardening.
- BIKE TOUR: This guided bicycle tour will peddle to 6 different community gardens in Kalamazoo. It’s a 14 mile leisurely ride on trails and urban streets. Riders should have good urban/city riding skills.
The Tour is FREE, but you must REGISTER:
email: info@CommonGroundKalamazoo.com OR phone: (269) 216–9681
Please give us your name(s) contact info, and let us know if you are doing the bus tour or the bike tour
This is a FREE event and open to the public.