On your marks, get set, grow!

Yes, snow still covers the ground, but OKT is thinking spring.

GE DIGITAL CAMERARecruiting Yard Gardeners! Have you ever wanted to grow a food garden but didn’t know where to start? Do you live within our four target neighborhoods (SECA. Baxter, Eastown or Garfield Park)? Are you pregnant or have children under age six? Do you have economic challenges or have health challenges you can address by growing your own food? OKT offers educational workshops, soil testing, gardening tools, starter food plants, garden coaches and compost—all at no cost to qualified gardeners! Drop us an email, oktable1@gmail.com, or give us a call, 616-206-3641.


Toni Scott (right) leading Sept. 2013 Cook, Eat & Talk

Saturday, March 8: Cook, Eat & Talk, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Sherman St. Church, 1000 Sherman St. SE. OKT Cooking Coach, Toni Scott, facilitates this cooking demo and dialogue about healthy foods in your neighborhood.