Take a look at what’s been going on. Click on an entry to see more photos.
|Fall LOCAL Soiree - September 2016 Local food, music, hayrides, pony rides, face painting, friends, family, and loads of fun.|
|Community Workday - April 2016 We spread out compost, setup the last of our birdhouses for the season, and cleaned up around the property on a cool, misty morning in the rich riverbed soil.|
|Community Workday — February 2016
Burning brushwood and weeds, cleaning up trash, and constructing a hoop house for growing veggies!
|Making Bird Houses!
The Rio Grande Farm Park will soon be home to blue birds and possibly other species beginning this spring!
|Community Workday — October 2015
For this workday, volunteers assisted with clearing the garden plots to prepare for cover crops, preparing to level the soil for improved irrigation, collecting tree trimmings, and cleaning up debris along the Rio Grande riving. To get involved in our monthly workdays, please contact: Kristina Steinberg firstname.lastname@example.org
|Harvest Soiree & Master Plan Unveiling -- Fall 2015
Community members gather to enjoy the bounty of the harvest with local food and live music, then attend an open house for the master plan for the projects future development!
|What’s Growing On? -- 2015
The fruit orchard is coming along and the Mayan garden plots are almost ready for harvest!
|Community Workday – Summer 2015
A group of dedicated volunteers came together to sort and clear debris, remove weeds, and maintain the land – all the while the garden and fruit orchard continues to thrive in the rich soil and generous summer rainstorms!
|RGFP at Summerfest 2015
Fun-filled activities at the during Summerfest on the Rio!
|2nd Community Process Meeting – 2015 Spring
The community’s feedback has been compiled and we are ready for the next phase! Participants voted for their favorite park concept and discussed various program elements that will be incorporated into the park.
|Community Workday -- 2015 Spring
More than 60 volunteers helped with fencing, garden expansion, tree thinning, clean-up, orchard preparation, and weeding.
|Committee Retreat – 2015 Winter
Meeting to plan for the future of this project!