Stop by most Saturdays this summer at gardens to pitch in. The next events will be held June 8 at the Veterans Peace Garden, 5413 W. Madison St., and PCC Austin Farm, 330 N. Lotus Ave. Refreshments will be served.
Young people participating in Mercy Housing’s after-school and summer programs broke ground last weekend on a new garden that will provide fruits and vegetables to Kitchfix, a Chicago meal-delivery service that specializes in local and organic foods.
Austin residents recently learned ways to prevent flooding in their homes.
Youth Outreach Services will unveil the new space from 12 to 2 p.m. Saturday at 5910 W. Division St.
Contact After School Matters immediately, as some programs begin Feb. 6.