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Pollinator Planting Along Connecticut Ave

April 17, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until April 18, 2021

Help Van Ness Main Street bring some color to the corridor and the small businesses along Connecticut.

The community is invited to help plant seeds that will become colorful wildflowers, perennials, annuals and milkweed to attract pollinating Monarchs, bees, and birds.

Dress in comfortable clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Feel free to bring gloves and your favorite gardening tools.


This activity will be lead by local Master Gardener, Kathy Sykes. In the event of rain, please join us for the next scheduled day. This volunteer activity is perfect for all ages. Questions: info@VanNessMainStreet.org. Day of contact: 202-421-7825.

Join Van Ness Main Street from 1 to 4pm on any or all of the following weekends for this Spring NOW event.

3/27 and 3/28 (Sat: Laliguras, Sun: Politics & Prose)

4/03 and 4/04 (Sat: Calvert Woodley, Sun: Uptown Market)

4/10 and 4/11 (Sat: Rosemary Bistro, Sun: Acacia Food & Wine)

4/17 and 4/18 (Sat: Politics and Prose, Sun: Viet Chopsticks)

Sign up: https://www.vannessmainstreet.org/spring-now-community-planting.html

And you can support the growing things and growing businesses with donations to the Van Ness Main Street Growth Fund.

Forest Hills Connection is a project of Van Ness Main Street

Forest Hills Connection is produced by volunteers, and supported by you. We appreciate your support – financial and otherwise. Here’s how to donate.


April 17, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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