Apr 19, 2008 · 9:00 AM
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Join us for the first work party of the year! We will be convening at Tom & Lee's house in Gorham (please do NOT use the meetup map for the location...see the map under FILES)
to turn a hillside into a swaled oasis that will capture water, resist erosion and be the perfect place to plant many perennials scheduled for pickup from Fedco this year.
You will learn about the swale concept and have hands-on experience in implementing this technique. Wear work clothes/boots/gloves and bring a mattock if you have one. 9:00 - 9:30 Coffee/Tea (compliments of our hosts) and discussion of swales 2-3 hours of work Potluck lunch and then break to go home... (Main Dish provided by Tom & Lee)
Please bring your potluck kit (dish/bowl/utensils/napkin/cup). See you there!