Sunday, November 30, 2014

2015 Calendar of Events

The Harvest of Hope (HOH) 2015 Calendar of Events is detailed below.  Unless otherwise noted, all classes/events are to be held at:

Harvest of Hope Community Garden, 130 W Charlemont St, Kingsport, Tn

  • Feb 7th  8:30am - 12:30pm - Vegetable Gardening 101: Family Fun, Healthy Foods
    Location: First Presbyterian Church, Kingsport.  Registration is encouraged. To register contact  or call Robert at 276.492.1722 or Dave at 423.929.2233.  More details on event are posted on Vegetable Gardening 101 post
  • Feb. 24th 6:30 pm - Meeting for MEMBERS to discuss bed assignments, rules/regulations to garden or work in HOH gardens (all should attend).
    Location: First Presbyterian Church
  •  March 21st 10:00am - Early Spring Veg. Planting Class at HOH
  • April 18th - Class TBA
  • May 16th - Summer Vegetable Planting at HOH
  • June 20th 10:00 am - Cooking Your Vegetables ( by TN Agricultural Extension)
  • July - TBA
  •  Aug 15th 9:30am? - Fall Vegetable Planting class
  • Sept. - TBA
  • Oct. 24th 10:00am - Clean up & Cook Out (Members Only)

Possibly more events on April-July-Sept to come TBA. There will be a How to Build/Use Rain Barrels one month.

A garden requires patient labor and attention.  
Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions
 or to fulfill good intentions.  They thrive
because someone expended effort on them.
-- Liberty Hyde Bailey

Monday, November 17, 2014

Giving Thanks

Harvest of Hope wishes to recognize recent philanthropists who contributed to HOH projects:

Shed, current photo
For the newly expanded shed: Shingles & felt paper were donated by Saxon & Clark Enterprises -- Andrew Allen 765-8858 (see article)
Guttering was from Holtsclaw Guttering 423-357-6056.

Also pizzas donated for the HOH Clean Up Day were from
Rush Street Neighborhood Grill

These donations, and others throughout the year, helped HOH tremendously in achieving some of our goals, completing our projects :)