Neighbors Share Seeds and Starts on March 30

On March 30, we gathered at the South Lakewood Elementary Community Garden to share seeds and starters. We also enjoyed snacks, lawn games and good conversation. Over 50 of us came through and it was a real blast!

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February 22nd: Share Your Vision of Lakewood in 2040

What do you want Lakewood to be like in 2040? Join fellow neighbors in a participatory meeting where we dream up a future for our city together. South of 6th Neighborhood PlanFebruary 22, 2024 7pm-8pmLakewood United Church of Christ100 Carr St #1309Lakewood, CO 80226 This meeting will inform the larger Lakewood Comprehensive Plan that will… Continue reading February 22nd: Share Your Vision of Lakewood in 2040

South of 6th Helps Neighbors Recycle Their Trees

On January 7th, 202 the sustainable neighborhood group took 16 Christmas trees to the city greenhouse for composting. As a city the estimated total amount of leaves collected was 3,500 yards, and 1,500┬áChristmas trees were recycled! All of the leaves and mulch from the trees will be reused as mulch and groundcover in Lakewood parks,… Continue reading South of 6th Helps Neighbors Recycle Their Trees

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Apple Gleaning and Making Applesauce Oct 14 & 15

It is looking like a great year for apple trees! Join us in helpingreduce the number of apples that end up in the landfill. If you’re interested in participating, email info@Southof6th.org for meeting locations and updates. Apple Gleaning – Saturday October 14th Making Applesauce – Sunday, October 15th

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Neighbors Learn How to Compost Together

We are hosting a free back yard compost workshop on Sunday November 6th 3-4pm70 S. Allison St. Lakewood, 80226 You will get hands-on with making compost using yard waste and kitchen scraps. Getting started at home Making compost- ingredients and process maintaining your compost how to use your finished compost Worm compost (vermicompost) Please bring… Continue reading Neighbors Learn How to Compost Together

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We Recycled Gallons of Paint

The Citywide Paint Recycling event was on Saturday, October 15th, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Shepherd of the Hills Presbyterian Church, 11500 W. 20th Ave., Lakewood. It was open to any Colorado resident and there’s no limit to the amount of paint you can drop off. Keep an eye out in October 2023 for the next… Continue reading We Recycled Gallons of Paint

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