Posts Tagged "Greenhouse"

Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

Posted on May 9, 2014 in General | Comments Off on Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

WE ARE READY FOR THE SALE Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale Join us for EarthLinks’ Second Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale! Saturday, May 10, 2014 10 am – 2 pm 2828 Larimer St Denver, CO 802015     Pick up beautiful flowers, veggies, herbs, and other plants for you or your mother’s favorite garden, all grown by participants and volunteers of the EarthLinks Workshop Program. We will have Floral Designs demonstrations by Paul Fowler from 10 am – noon. Learn the secrets of floral design. Learn what you can do to make your flowers look...

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Plant Sale Recap

Posted on May 22, 2013 in Events, General | Comments Off on Plant Sale Recap

Plant Sale Recap

It has been months since we planted our first seeds in February for our beautiful state flower, the Columbine. Columbine seeds require stratification, a process of putting the seeds in the fridge at night and bringing them back out into the light during the day. Every morning, we loving brought the seeds into the light, and every evening, put them back into the cold they love. We were rewarded with high germination rates, and lots of baby columbines to care for. Shortly after we planted the columbines, we planted violas,  pansies, bell peppers, and kale. Each week brought new seeds, and with...

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Listen to Cody on Front Range Focus

Posted on May 2, 2013 in General | Comments Off on Listen to Cody on Front Range Focus

Listen to Cody on Front Range Focus

Our Community Engagement Director, Cody Meinhardt, appeared on 805 KOA News Radio on Earth Day weekend to chat with Lori Lynn Barker of Front Range Focus. Listen to his interview below about EarthLinks’ programs, some great upcoming events, and lots of ways to get involved and make a difference in our mission to sustain people and the...

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Our New Greenhouse!

Posted on Mar 15, 2013 in Featured Articles, General | Comments Off on Our New Greenhouse!

Our New Greenhouse!

It was cold and windy the day three volunteers and I built the greenhouse, and the only saving grace was the fleeting sunshine. With cold, stiff hands, we worked through each step, and slowly the random poles, windows, and screws began to transform into a beautiful greenhouse. When we finally slid the roof panels into place, the greenhouse instantly started warming up! As we put in the shelves, I realized just how much warm, sunny space we now have to start our seeds and keep our plants producing far in to the winter. Our Workshop Program is designed to provide meaningful work for...

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