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Opportunity Details

Adult Education

Age Minimum (with Adult): 14+, Minimum Age:18+

Beacon Food Forest- Create a permaculture garden and food forest

Join us to improve food access and build community by creating a sustainable forest garden in the heart of Beacon Hill!

Help steward the existing 1.75 acres and develop another 1.5 acres of public land into a garden, food forest, educational space and habitat for pollinators.

Volunteers meet regularly to plan and schedule work at the Beacon Food Forest:

  • horticulture
  • permaculture
  • construction
  • community outreach
  • native plant wetland
  • bee keeping
  • compost making.

Join our Site Development Committee meetings on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Beacon Hill public library (winter months) or on site at the Beacon Food Forest (in warm weather). Upcoming meetings are listed on the calendar on our website at https://beaconfoodforest.org/ -> Learn More -> Calendar.

No experience required. You will work alongside experienced stewards. Ideas for new projects welcome!

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Volunteers needed through 12/31/2019

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