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BEETS Help Serve Up Thanksgiving at John Muir School

11.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS-600pixels_IMG_3735On Saturday, November 23, 2013, CommunityGrows participated with many neighborhood partners to offer Thanksgiving to the Community at John Muir Elementary School. The BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) join teens from Magic Zone to serve up the food. 11.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS-600pixels_IMG_3743The afternoon entertainment included many different youth groups performing, such as Handful Players and John Muir students, and the Soka Gakkai Chorus lead by Horus Tolson, and many other musicians and dancers.11.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS-600pixels_IMG_374711.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS_IMG_3835 The Western Addition Beacon and Community Partners United helped to organize this successful event. California State Senator, Mark Leno, and Jeff Adachi, Public Defender of San Francisco, also attended. A great time was had by all.Check out more photos on our CommunityGrows Flickr Photstream here.11.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS-600pixels_IMG_375011.23.13-Thanksgiving-BEETS-600pixels_IMG_3755

Highlights of the West Coast Craft Fair

11.16.13-WCCF_IMG_3451On Saturday and Sunday, November 16th and 17th, 2013, CommunityGrows was featured at the West Coast Crafts Fair at Fort Mason. We raffled off dinner for two at State Bird Provisions and a beautiful quilt from the San Francisco Quilters Guild. We had cookbooks and fantastic seed packets available for purchase as well. Our BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens), staff and advisory board members had shifts throughout the weekend. 11.16.13-WCCF_IMG_345011.16.13-WCCF_600pixels_IMG_345211.16.13-WCCF_IMG_3454

Koshland Park and Garden Workday-April 14, 2012

Come join us for a great day of exercise, fresh air and meeting new friends on Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 11-2 PM in Koshland Park and Garden. This event is sponsored by our wonderful friends at Starbucks and Kaiser Permanente. Please come out and show your support!
4.14.12.KP Wkday Flyer