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Sprucing up for Spring: Westlawn Community Gardens Clean-up 2021

April 24, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

In honor of Earth Day, join fellow alumni, students, and staff with their families, along with Westlawn residents and community members, get ready for spring planting! Prepare community gardens for spring planting with Westlawn community members, followed by a lunch for all volunteers. All ages are welcome. Adults bringing children to participate must supervise them throughout the project. The project will include moving compost, adding compost to gardens, clearing garden boxes of weeds for vegetables and fruits to be planted, painting nameplate signs and sanitizing tools/spaces.


Saturday, April 24, 2021 (rain date May 1, 2021) 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Westlawn Community Gardens N. 62nd Street and Custer Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53218



  • Please bring your own garden gloves, otherwise there will be some available.
  • Event space is limited to 30 volunteers and we ask that volunteers mask and social distance, following CDC guidelines for COVID-19 safety.
  • Masks and sanitizer will be available.
  • Lunch will be provided by the City of Milwaukee Housing Authority.


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Additional co-sponsors include the Westlawn Resident Council and the CNI Fresh Food Access Council.


April 24, 2021
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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N. 62nd Street and Custer Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53218