Kankakee Wetlands Organic Gardens

Focus: 
To nurture a neighborhood where we value, care and respect our 16,000 year old soil and each other.
Activities: 
Fall and spring activities in our permanent no-till growing beds and foot paths involve: covering our soil by planting cover crop seeds, shredded leaf mulch or woven ground cover, aerating the soil, building our annual compost pile, harvesting, weeding, planting transplants in some areas, and planting multi-species cover crop seeds in our growing beds.
Hours: 
FRI–SUN approximately 2 to 3 hours between 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and/or between 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Another service day can be arranged as needed by student or project.
Requirements: 
Spanish - helpful but not required; Background Check; TB Test
Placements: 
up to 15
Contact:
Judith Rubleske
574-288-1386
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Upcoming Events

January 2022

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Circles at the Snite
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Labor Café Goes Zoom!
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Virtues and Vocations presents Mary Gentile: Giving Voice to Values
Monday, January 31, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

February 2022

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Application Close | SSLP 2022
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 12:00am to 11:45pm
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Signs of the Times Series | Education
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Proposal Deadline | Community Impact Grants
Monday, February 14, 2022 - 4:30pm
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Junior Parents Weekend Open House
Friday, February 18, 2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

March 2022

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Catholic Social Tradition Minor Open House & Info Session
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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