Urban Garden Workshop
Jun
20
1:00 PM13:00

Urban Garden Workshop

Urban Garden Workshop

Even if you only got a windowsill, you can still grow some lovely grub! The newest addition to the ACAP Saint John team is the Sustainer Container - located in Chown Field. The Sustainer Container will be used to grow various herbs and vegetables to be distributed throughout the community, as well as an educational tool to promote home gardening and food security. 

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Our first garden workshop of the season will be held on June 20th from 1pm-2pm and again between 6:30pm-7:30pm. Join us as we talk about the benefits of gardening, how to start your own patio garden, harvesting and preserving vegetables, and so much more! 

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We will be set up outside of the container in Chown Field. This event is open to all ages and it is suggested to bring a lawn chair or a blanket for your own comfort during the workshop. Registration is not necessary for this event. 

Please contact us directly if you have any questions. 

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May
23
6:00 PM18:00

Spar Cove Tree Planting - Cancelled

CANCELLED*

*This event has been cancelled due to flooding and contamination risk at this site. Sorry for any inconvience this may have caused. 

Spar Cove Tree Planting

Join us as we restore this beautiful lot and plant over 200 native trees and shrubs along Spar Cove - where Newman's Brook empties out into the Wəlastəkw [Saint John River]. 

This event will be held on Wednesday, May 23rd from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Drop by any time throughout the evening to help us plant some trees! This event will be open to all ages. 

Please contact us directly to get involved.

 
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May
5
8:30 AM08:30

22nd Annual Marsh Creek Cleanup

 

Come be a part of our 22nd Annual Marsh Creek Cleanup! Be a part of the fun as hundreds of eager Saint John residents come out to help clean our beautiful streams and wetlands for the health and well-being of humans and wildlife alike. Prizes will be awarded to the cleanup team who collects the most debris and the team who collects the most "unique" item of the day!

Registration is required to participate in this event. Please see above to register today!

Remember, we want to see a record number of people participate for our 22nd year, so share this event and get the word out to friends and family. Registration is required for this event, but as for other requirements, just wear your rubber boots and we will supply the gloves and everything else you need! Oh and for all you ACAP Saint John followers on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, be sure to take lots of photos or video and share them online, we'd love to see them! Hope to see you there!

 
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Apr
21
9:30 AM09:30

Bayshore Beach Cleanup

Do you want to help your community for Earth Day?

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Join us at Bayshore Beach on Saturday, April 21st as we clean up this beautiful coastline.

Stop by any time between 9:30am and 12pm to help pickup any marine debris and other litter that is scattered along the shore. We will be providing gloves and garbage bags for this event. This event is open to all ages.

We will be set up by the parking lot for the beach off of Sea Street (at the bottom of the hill). If you need directions or more information, please contact the office. 

We can't wait to see you there!

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