Sat. April 27, 2019 Beyond the Farm – Community Service at Bartram’s Garden in West Philadelphia

Date(s) - 04/27/2019
9:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Bartram's Garden


Save the date for the annual “Beyond the Farm” day, when the Stanford Community pitch in to support local community service agencies.

Our club and collaborators will be organizing a number of family-friendly events on or near this date.

For more information on the national Stanford program, click here.

One of them will be at:

Bartram’s Garden,

Time: 9:15am- 12:30pm

Volunteer age requirements: 6 years and up – minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian

Project Description: Gardening, and grounds spruce-up of a famous historical Philadelphia horticultural center. Other:  On-site parking.  Rain or Shine.  Volunteers are encouraged to bring water bottles, hats/sun protection, and gardening gloves.


Volunteers will be working in the Sankofa Community Farm at Bartram’s Garden.  Volunteers will help with the following:

  • planting
  • mulching
  • weeding
  • pruning
  • light maintenance on community garden beds

Please wear closed-toe shoes, a jacket, sunscreen, and bring gardening gloves if you have them (if not, they will supply). It’s also recommended to bring a water bottle.

This project welcomes volunteers ages 6 and up.

>>>Please register now because openings are limited.

Questions?  Contact Keith Lutz, ’87 at or 440-773-6607 (call or text)

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