.

Lend a Hand During the National Day of Service

Have MLK Jr. Day off? How will you spend it?

 

Martin Luther King Jr. once said: "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?’”

To honor the civil rights leader’s memory, cities around the country are embarking on service projects on Monday, January 21.

In Petaluma, Petaluma Bounty Farm is inviting the public to lend a hand by beautifying and mulching farm pathways, weeding annual grasses, laying compost around fruit trees and painting signs from 10am to 2pm Monday.

Bring your friends and family - there are projects for everyone.

Petaluma Bounty Farm is located at 55 Shasta Ave (off Petaluma Boulevard North.) Please bring closed-toe shoes, warm clothes and lunch for yourself or something to share!

RSVP to Lennie Larkin at farm@petalumabounty.org or (707) 364-4883. Or, if you're the spur of the moment type, just show up!

How are you spending Martin Luther King Jr. Day? Know of other community projects open to residents? Share them below.

Follow Petaluma Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Start a conversation with a blog

doug sanders January 16, 2013 at 11:12 PM
I will be helping out painting a home for boys. D

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »