#DEFENDTHEGULF WEEK OF ACTION | APRIL 17-22, 2021
ACTIONS + EVENTS
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Seed & Plant Swap!
April 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
In reverence of our venerable Mother Earth (Tonanzin), actions are being taken across the globe during Earth Week 2021, including the Gulf Coast Week of Action!
On Sunday, April 25th from 10am-1pm, For the Greater Good will be hosting a seed and plant swap at the local park we adopted in 2019, to help spread seeds of change within our community ❤
10am – MEXICA Danza/Blessing of the seeds, plants, and trees
11am – Let’s celebrate by trading seeds/plants of change (and plant some fruit trees/guilds while we are at it!!)
12pm – We will share some recent updates regarding what we are working on regarding (like opposing local desalination plants, O&G build out, related issues/solutions) and provide ways to get more involved in creating a better community for all!
-Don’t forget to bring some water
-Bring any extra shovels or tables if you have them
-To give you an idea of what kind of which seeds and plants are good to plant in Spring in Zone 9: okra, beans, sweet potatoes, collard greens, pumpkin, eggplant, peppers, radish, tomatoes, basil, oregano, rosemary, cantaloupe, cucumbers, corn, turnips, watermelon, summer squash, sunflowers, etc.
Due to COVID-19, we will be practicing social distancing and wearing masks at this outdoor event