Category Archives: Koshland Park

7.14.15-BEETS-Water BBQ_IMG_2479 Water Conservation Day in Koshland Park

July 19th, 2015

On Tuesday, July 14, 201, thanks to a grant from the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, the BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) hosted the Western Addition Beacon youth for an afternoon of Water Conservation Fun! Over 100 youth were given a water conservation name badges that stickers were added to as they … Continue reading Water Conservation Day in Koshland Park

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5.29.15-BBQ-KP_IMG_1276 Great BBQ with Bibimbap!

June 1st, 2015

Yes, it was cold (50 degrees!), and overcast, yet who can keep us away from a BBQ? On Friday afternoon May 29, 2015, CommunityGrows held its summer kick-off BBQ in Koshland Garden to celebrate the end of the school year and all our great partnerships. We were honored to have the Bibimbap Backbackers here, a … Continue reading Great BBQ with Bibimbap!

Tags: BBQ, CommunityGrows Organization, Events, Koshland Garden, Koshland Park, Partners, Uncategorized

5.16.14-Nora-Goodbye-Party-KP_IMG_6487 Come to our BBQ!

May 21st, 2015

On Friday, May 29th from 4-6 PM we will be having a BBQ in Koshland Park to celebrate the end of the school year, the beginning of summer, great partnerships, great kids and great staff members. Please let us know by May 25th if you can attend, especially if you’re bringing groups of kids, so … Continue reading Come to our BBQ!

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3.14.15-BEETS-KPWkday_IMG_0429 BEETS Caretake Koshland Park and Garden

March 17th, 2015

On Saturday, March 15, 2015 many of the Spring BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) turned out to care for Koshland Park and Garden. The first part of the day the teens worked with Recreation and Park Head Gardener, Freddie Ealom, to clear an area of the park of invasive grasses. At the … Continue reading BEETS Caretake Koshland Park and Garden

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Untitled-1 Workday in Koshland Park and Garden

March 2nd, 2015

Join us on Saturday, March 14, 2015 for a workday in Koshland Park and Garden from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. We will be weeding, planting, sweeping, pruning, picking up trash, and making the park and garden shine. See below for further information in English and Spanish. Hope to see you there! Flyer 3.14.15 Workday … Continue reading Workday in Koshland Park and Garden

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1.19.15-MLKDay_JK_IMG_3825 Martin Luther King Day Huge Success!

January 21st, 2015

On Monday, January 19, 2015 many groups and organizations came out to support Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. CommunityGrows had two sites where many volunteers participated, the Daniel E. Koshland Community Learning Garden, and the African American Arts and Culture Complex. Thank you Judith Keenan for taking some amazing photographs! At Koshland Park, … Continue reading Martin Luther King Day Huge Success!

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Autumn frame Garden Workday with Redwood Trust

October 29th, 2014

Join us Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 11-2 PM in Koshland Garden for a garden workday. This event will be sponsored by Redwood Trust. Redwood Trust has been a partner of CommunityGrows for three years. They are a specialty finance company focused on investing in mortgage – and other real estate – related assets and … Continue reading Garden Workday with Redwood Trust

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9.20.14-KP-Workday_Flyer September Workday in Koshland Park and Garden

August 10th, 2014

Please join us for a workday in Koshland Park and Garden on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Check out the details below. 9.20.14 KP Workday Flyer by Barbara Wenger

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Yale Day of Service and International High School Rock!

May 17th, 2014

On Saturday, May 10, 2014 great volunteers from International High School and alumni from Yale University came out to help CommunityGrows with a Koshland Park and Garden Workday. Adrian Almquist, Garden Programs Manager, led the day with weeding, mulching, and preparing the summer garden. Everyone enjoyed meeting new friends and chillin’ out in the cool … Continue reading Yale Day of Service and International High School Rock!

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Join Us for a Garden Workday on May 10th

April 21st, 2014

On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 we will be having a garden workday in Koshland Park, corner of Page and Buchanan Streets in San Francisco. We will be joined by a great group of volunteers from the Yale Day of Service as well. The workday is from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. We will be weeding, … Continue reading Join Us for a Garden Workday on May 10th

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