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Ballinfoile Mór Community Organic Garden Volunteer

Environment/Animal welfare

Ballinfoile Mór Community Organic Garden Volunteer

Coder Dojo Galway + Ballinfoile Mor Community Garden

Galway

At a Glance

  • Start Date:22/09/2017
  • End Date:31/12/2019
  • Closing date:31/12/2019
  • Post Updated:27/06/2019
  • Min Hours:2 hours a week
  • Role Type:DIY

Requirements:All volunteers welcome!

Description

Volunteers can support the Community Garden and its members from all walks of life that join together to help the garden grow.

Ballinfoile Mór Community Organic Garden was established in 2010 and comprises of a half acre site with raised vegetable beds, poly tunnel, orchard and soft fruits, herbs beds, schools and youth garden. There are courses in organic gardening and woodland crafts and plans for the future include a pond and sensory garden and reflection area.

Location: https://bit.ly/31ZrESO . Just off the Headford Road at the rear of Lus Leana and Cluain Fada estates.

Look out for the signpost and take the first right hand turn after Ballinfoile church. The garden is at the end of this road.

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

Digging, planting, trimming, grass cutting, weeding, painting, path making, pond making and the dozens of other tasks associated with maintaining a communnity garden

Skills required for this role:

A love of nature

A love of Organic Food

A love of Community

A love of helping others

An enthusiasm to roll one's sleevse up and get 'down and dirty'!

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Wednesdays: 11.00-1.00pm Saturdays: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Brendan Smith

Address: Coder Dojo Galway + Ballinfoile Mor Community Garden, Galway

Website: http://www.coderdojogalwaycity.com/

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