Volunteer at the Plant Sale!

Preparations for our May 9th Plant Sale are in full swing here at Wasatch Community Gardens and we definitely could not have a successful fundraiser without the help of our fabulous Plant Sale Volunteers.

Plant Care Volunteer
Plant Care Volunteer

As usual we will feature an amazing selection of heirloom veggies, drought tolerant natives and herbs. By volunteering for our Plant Sale you will gain entrance to our pre-sale that takes place on Friday, May 8th from 8pm-9pm and ensure that you get first pick! For a complete list of plants please visit http://www.wasatchgardens.org

To volunteer for the plant sale please email Brit Merrill with your preferred shift and job preference at community@wasatchgardens.org or call 801.359.2658 ext. 11

Plant Sale shifts are as follows:

Thursday, April 30th*
7pm-8pm: Plant expert orientation (all plant expert volunteers must attend this meeting to receive the plant list and learn about our amazing selection of tomatoes, peppers, grasses etc.)

Friday, May 8th
4pm-6pm: Unload, place, label and price plants
Set up tents, chairs, tables and signs
Plant experts to direct the unloading of plants*

6pm-8pm: Inventory and price plants
Continue setting up tents, chairs, tables and signs

8pm-9pm: Pre-Sale. All volunteers welcome!

Saturday, May 9th
7:30-10:30: Parking attendants to direct car traffic
Greeters to direct foot traffic
Plant experts to work in the vegetable, annual and perennial sections*
Plant caretakers to water dried out seedlings
Pricers to total customer’s orders
Loaders to help customer’s take plants to cars
Extra volunteers to relieve other volunteers or fill in as needed

Same as above

See you at the Plant Sale!!!

Volunteers setting up for the plant sale
Volunteers setting up for the plant sale


Our mission is to empower people of all ages and incomes to grow and eat healthy, local, organic food. Become a blog contributor and share creative organic gardening tips, frustrating challenges/exciting successes in the garden, and information about local food! To learn more or sign up, send us an email to felecia@wasatchgardens.org. And make sure to check all our programs and events on our website wasatchgardens.org - You can sign up for our e-newsletter, learn how to join our gardening community, be one of our 1300 volunteers who make our events, programs and gardens possible, attend any of our 50 sustainable food and gardening classes, and support an organization that has served the community for more than 25 years. Sign up for our newsletter by going here: www.wasatchgardens.org/connect/newsletter-signup

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