Events

Learn how to get involved: Volunteer Orientation on Saturday

Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 9AM: Volunteer Orientation
We invite you to come out and join us on the grounds of Hale Cook Elementary (on the shady lawn at the corner of 73rd and Pennsylvania) to find out more about how you can help us with the Feasibility Study for 2013. BYOC (Bring Your Own Coffee) and lawn chairs – we’ll have […]

By |August 15th, 2012|Events, Volunteer|Comments Off on Learn how to get involved: Volunteer Orientation on Saturday|
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    Imagine Hale Cook: A fun event to plan for the future of our neighborhood campus

Imagine Hale Cook: A fun event to plan for the future of our neighborhood campus

Join us on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 from 6:00pm-7:30pm at the Waldo Public Library  
Playgrounds, Gardens, Trees, Mini-park, Picnic Tables, Basketball Court, Kickball Field… 
What would you imagine for the campus of Hale Cook Elementary (73rd/Pennslyvania)?
Join us for a fun and interactive session for all ages to help us plan the Hale Cook campus of the future. We’ll have professionals on […]

By |July 24th, 2012|Around Campus, Events, News|Comments Off on Imagine Hale Cook: A fun event to plan for the future of our neighborhood campus|

LEARN GROW GIVE receives Centurion Legacy Project Grant

Neighborhood Open House/Community Work Day Planned for June 16 Learn Grow Give, a joint venture of Kansas City Community Gardens, Friends of Hale Cook, and The GivingGrove, has been chosen as the 2012-2013 Centurion Legacy Project by the Greater Kansas City Chamber ofCommerce. In addition to funding, the grant program provides 350 volunteer service hours. Learn Grow Give focuses on […]

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Earth Day 2012: A special community work day

This is our third community workday for 2012 and we are really excited for some of the projects we have going on. We will continue our work on the butterfly maze – a community garden of native plants to inspire and educate neighbors of all ages!

By |April 11th, 2012|Around Campus, Events, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on Earth Day 2012: A special community work day|

Announcing 2012 Community Work Days: Sprucing Up the Campus

We know that first impressions are really critical – so we think it’s time to spruce up the campus of Hale Cook so our friends and neighbors can be excited about this beautiful community asset. We’re kicking off a monthly Community Work Day to help clean up the campus and freshen it up for 2012. If you would like to […]

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