On Tuesday August 10th afternoon, a highly motivated group of volunteers from Kaiser Medical Group weeded and sheet mulched a bed in the Rhododendron Garden in the Gardens at Lake Merritt. There was great support from Oakland Public works in providing tools, cardboard, mulch and making several trips to cart away the green waste.
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Big changes are occurring at BGLM. The north end of the path is being redesigned and walled with new large boulders by Bill Castellon and his crew. The new path design will make a more pleasing view of the garden instead of the straight line down the fence line. It also is the initial steps in […]
A group of Kaiser Permanente volunteers working at the Gardens on Saturday. They were managed by Volunteer Outdoor California. This was a Corporate Earthday Event. The volunteers sheet mulched several areas, weeded the Succulent Graden, and worked on clearing the area around the fence surrounding the garden. […]
We had a great work day on Saturday, April 17 in the Torii Gate Garden with volunteers of all ages.
The group was comprised primarily of a team from PG&E.
The major focus of our work was beginning a new stone beach for the pond in the garden.
Volunteers also did some excavation to install some electric conduit, and general weeding.
Everyone pitched in and […]