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Planet Drum Foundation's-ECO-SF's School Farm Workshop-Workday
Date Saturday May 11
Time 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
The School Farm (map) is located on the campus of the Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Ruth Asawa School of the Arts – 555 Portola Dr. San Francisco. Enter gate on O’shaughnessy Blvd just before it crosses Portola. Close to 36, 44, 48, and 52 Muni lines. From the parking area at the top, proceed on foot to the right, down the hill towards the athletic field. Limited parking is available further down the driveway at the loading dock, but please do not drive on the grass. The farm is behind the east bleachers across the field.
Event Type Class/Workshop
Organizer/AuthorBen Stone-Francisco
Emailplanetdrum [at] yahoo.com
PD's Monthly Workshop-Workday
Saturday, May 11, 2013
12:00 PM-4:00 PM
Cost: FREE

Join Planet Drum Foundation staff, friends, and family for our monthly Workshop-Workday to continue community engagement in place-based projects in San Francisco. This month we will be at ECO-SF's School Farm Project nestled under Twin Peaks, just above the Glen Canyon open space.

Joined by the ECO-SF team and community volunteers, we will learn what it takes to run an urban farm: the project's history and story, permaculture methods for farming success, the challenges, and much more.

The School Farm is located on the campus of the Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Ruth Asawa School of the Arts - 555 Portola Dr. San Francisco. Enter gate on O'shaughnessy Blvd just before it crosses Portola. Close to 36, 44, 48, and 52 Muni lines. From the parking area at the top, proceed on foot to the right, down the hill towards the athletic field. Limited parking is available further down the driveway at the loading dock, but please do not drive on the grass. The farm is behind the east bleachers across the field. Map: http://goo.gl/maps/ZX5XI

Please dress for varied weather (in layers), bring hats, sunglasses, and sun-block, and water.

Snack refreshments will be provided by Rainbow Grocery Cooperative, a Worker-Owned Collective.

For more information, contact Ben Stone-Francisco at Planet Drum Foundation: planetdrum [at] yahoo.com


Ben Stone-Francisco
Planet Drum Foundation
Education & Outreach Manager
PO Box 31251
San Francisco, CA 94131
Shasta Bioregion, USA
(415) 285-6556
http://www.planetdrum.org
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