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Jim Kracht explaining how to set up the Community Garden and how these plants should be planted and other good tips for planting.

Spring at St. Philips Community Garden

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St. Philips Episcopal Church located at 408 Cedar Street in Hearne began a Community Garden last year and have been please with the results.

The garden was built with a grant from the Episcopal Evangelism Society.

This past weekend Jim Kracht as Rev. Perry calls him the “Master Gardner to Be” came out and starting getting the beds ready for planting of the new crop of vegetables at the church.

Rev. Nandra Perry intended that the garden would be the focal point for various community evangelism efforts, but found that interest in the garden and grounds came less from the neighborhood and more from the youth of the community; a thriving Young Life chapter meets weekly on the property.

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