Welcome and Thank You for coming to Grant Beach Community Garden!
In order to qualify for produce:
You must be a member of the Grant Beach Neighborhood Garden. Memberships are $1.00 annually .
You must volunteer two (2) hours per month at any Springfield Community Garden and have your volunteer hours verified by the Volunteer Coordinators. Hours must be completed by the 3rd Thursday, and apply to the following month. (The first month is free on volunteer hours.) To schedule your hours, please contact Shelley Vaugine at 616-877-7836 or Emilee Blansit at springfieldcommunitygardens.org/volunteer.
Unloading Crew: If you are part of the Unloading Crew, you must stay from start to finish (approximately 3 hours). The monthly two (2)-hour requirement is still necessary in order to meet your monthly goal.
Call 417-942-2456 for more information or to answer any questions you may have about the Produce Distribution.
Distribution is contingent on the availability of produce.
Every Thursday Afternoon at Hovey House
(800 W. Hovey St., Springfield, MO 65802)
Sign up starts at 2:30 p.m.
Distribution starts at 3:00 p.m.
Distribution ends around 4:00 p.m.
VOLUNTEER HOURS AT GRANT BEACH COMMUNITY GARDEN
(Hours subject to change due to garden season and temperatures.)
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – Noon
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – Noon
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – Noon
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – Noon
We recommend doing volunteer hours on Thursdays from 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. to beat the heat in summer.)
Contact Shelley Vaugine: 616-877-7836 or Emilee Blansit at springfieldcommunitygardens.org/volunteer to schedule your volunteer hours.