Cook County and Partners Launch Community Garden Network with Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 15 in Blue Island

October 5, 2011

Join the new Cook County Bureau of Economic Development and our partners on Saturday, October 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as we launch our Community Garden Network at the Harvest Festival, being held at Tommie Brown Sports Association, 2805 West 141st Street in Blue Island. Admission is free.

Activities include:
Gardening and fresh food workshops
Information on green infrastructure
Fresh food and agricultural products for sale by local gardeners
Health and wellness information
Free food samples and professional chef cooking demonstrations
Live music and entertainment

For more information about the Community Garden Network, our partnership, or to register call 312-603-1000.