Grand Rapids Grows Green Weekend

September 19th to 21st

More info? See the event on Facebook or contact MGG’s Ryan Anderson at randerson@ipminstitute.org

GRGG Weekend Events Include

Thursday September 19th

Organic Parks Green Drinks: Learn how the City of Grand Rapids will implement organic lawn care at four parks of Heartside, Highland, Raspberry and Kensington. Midwest Grows Green’s (MGG) Ryan Anderson, EarthWorks Turf Regional Agronomist Chad Kuzawa and Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation staff present during this WMEAC networking night at City Built Brewing.

Friday September 20th

Organic Parks Lunch & Learn: Tour the organic  Heartside Park and learn from MGG and partners how they manage the fields with no synthetic pesticides or fertilizers. Register at bit.ly/GRGGlunch19

Saturday September 21st

Stonyfield PlayFree Field Day: Stonyfield Organic is proud to work with the City of East Grand Rapids to enhance the quality of fields at Wealthy Elementary School by offering financial assistance and education for an organic maintenance program free from the use of harmful pesticides. Join Stonyfield, MGG and other local organizations at Wealthy fields to celebrate!

Partners include

Sierra Club Greater Grand Rapids, Growing Green Grand Rapids, City of Grand Rapids Parks & Recreation Department, City of East Grand Rapids, WMEAC

This week made possible thanks to:

Stonyfield Organic

Wege Foundation