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Adopt a Friendly Plant and Take Home a Treat at Our Plant and Bake Sale May 11

photo: smiling woman with hundreds of plants
Vegetables, flowers, and and herbs, including a rich trove of native species, will be offered at Hansberry Garden and Nature Center’s annual plant sale on Saturday, May 11, 2019 — the day before Mothers’ Day. And after you’ve worked up an appetite hiking around our garden and hauling plants to your car, stop by the bake-sale table and pick up a treat!
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From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., community-garden volunteers will help shoppers find annuals, perennials, and tasty home-baked delights at 5150 Wayne Ave. (at the corner of Wayne and Hansberry).

Proceeds of the sale benefit the Hansberry Garden and Nature Center, a resource for environmental and food education in Southwest Germantown.

The Hansberry Garden and Nature Center operates a community garden at the corner of Wayne and Hansberry Avenues. HGNC also sponsors a number of community activities including the Kelly Green Project, a partnership with the nearby John B. Kelly School; the “Open Air Open Mic series, hosted by local musicians; regular donations of produce to the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s City Harvest Program; and programming such as workshops and social gatherings, both for garden members and for the general public.