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Music and Gardening: Green City Night, Oct. 3

We need help shovelers and planters to plant an apple tree, herbs,
blueberries, and water-cleaning plants
We have 4 shovels, bring some if you can.
Even 15 minutes of shoveling will be helpful!
Contact Carol or Mark for more info: carol@fishisland.net or realworth@comcast.net

Green City Night flyer–please post!

(Chuck Smiler suggests we will make pesto from this summer’s city harvest of pesto!)


Gardening & Music to honor the waters

5 to 9 pm • Friday, October 3
Wings Court, Downtown New Bedford
Enter on Purchase Street or Union Street • FREE

Help dig and plant the Wings Court EcoGarden, a landscape
that cleans water

Celebrate music to protect the water
with a preview of the Taunton River Folk Festival,
honoring the source of New Bedford’s water

5-5:45: Ragtime Jack Radcliffe
5:45-6:30: Tesseract, folk harmonies
6:30-7:15: Louis Leeman, singer-songwriter
7:15-8: The Jethros:, bluegrass
8-8:45: U.S. Sam, blues and rock
Also: Providence Phoenix Female vocalist of the year 2007 Maria
Ventura, Lonesome Steve Ventura, and Don Barry

Hosted by First Fridays, Sustainable SouthCoast,
Taunton River Folk Festival, and NB Green/Verde.
NewBGreen@gmail.com or 508-999-0691

www.firstfridaysnb.org, www.nbgreen.org, www.sustainablesouthcoast.org

Cape Wind Information Evening, Feb. 28, New Bedford

A Cape Wind Energy Project informational gathering with two speakers, a short film about offshore wind farms, and a question-answer period will take place Thursday, Feb. 28, 6:30-8:30 pm at the New Bedford Free Public Library, 3rd floor, William and Pleasant Street in downtown New Bedford. For information, contact Chelsea Harnish at Clean Power Now (508-775-7796; email chelsea@cleanpowernow.org) or Stephen Mello (508-295-8214; email seasidesolar@comcast.net).

This is the first of a series of public information sessions and discussions on alternative and renewable power in New Bedford.