Dover Cassily Community Garden’s Growing Children Series: Compost & Soil Safari, June 4th

Join the Dover Cassily Community Garden’s “Growing Children” children’s garden program “Compost & Soil Safari” on Sunday, June 5, 2011. Come dig into the garden soil and compost pile and find out what makes up “dirt” (i.e.: bugs, organic matter, etc.)


This is the third in the summer long Growing Children Activity Series focusing on growing cycles, affinity for planting, caring for, harvesting and eating locally grown organic produce, community building, social interaction, exploration of nature, getting dirty and just plain having fun!


Children of all ages and families are welcome to attend free of charge. Much more information (including directions) is available at or email Traci, Youth Outreach Coordinator, at All programs will begin at 10am at the DCCG shed and run from about an hour to an hour and a half.


Directions from the Spaulding: Take exit 9 toward Rt-9/Dover/Rt-108/Somersworth. Turn left onto Indian Brook Drive. Turn left onto 6th St. Travel about 1.1 miles then turn right onto Hillside Drive.Directions from Downtown Dover: Take Central Ave. northbound. Take a left onto 6th St. Travel for about .5 mile then take a left onto Hillside Drive.Once on Hillside Drive, continue toward the ball fields, through the gate (the road turns to gravel). Pull into the upper parking lot on the right and park near the green DCCG shed.

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