The Modern Victory Garden
In popular imagination, Victory Gardens are often associated with civilian efforts during World Wars I & II. With the waning interest in gardening in the years after WWII, did these gardens ever really go away? Discussion will place Victory Gardens in a larger social context, explore the roots of the return to gardening and challenges to such efforts and highlight the victories communities can claim in their efforts to achieve self-determination.
Discussion will be followed by flower arrangement demonstrations.
The Farm at Kelly Miller
University of the District of Columbia (CAUSES)
Register online or call 202.633.4844
When: Saturday, Feb. 24
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Web: Visit Website