This meetup is continuity of a discussion about buying a land for a community garden: www.eco-living.us/boards/thread/[masked]/10 (http://www.eco-living.us/boards/thread/32486242/10/)
There are opportunities to buy or even possibly get donated a land for a community garden in Chicago. The idea for this meetup to bring all people who might be interested to participate in the being part of having our own community garden which would be operated as a non-for-profit organization.
Please come if you are willing to share your knowledge/time/effort in
- Planning and discussing the project requirements
- Being able to help with feasibility study for the project
- Scouting for an available land
- Negotiate with aldermen to get a land possession
- Willing to assume some responsibilities and to volunteer for the project
Please note that it's not going to be a social nor an educational meetup but rather a business meeting.
Please RSVP is it's something that interests you and you would like to get involved in the project.
Meeting location: Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1550+N.+Kingsbury+Street%2C+Chicago%2C+IL) is conveniently located for people who are coming from different part of the city and suburbs and has a free parking.
Please use Comments area on the event page for any questions or comments.