Archive for May, 2018

Fargo Forest Garden Peace Pole, Oregon, USA

Friday, May 11th, 2018

A Peace Pole dedication ceremony took place on May 11, 2018.

On the 10th anniversary of Fargo Forest Garden’s depaving from a parking lot to an urban food forest.

The location is 3122 N Williams Avenue, Portland, Oregon.

Portland City’s Bureau of Environmental Sustainability sponsored the work party and celebration. It was attended by Depave.org dignitaries past and present, Urban Farm Collective et al.

Submitted by: Angela Goldsmith

Here is a link to Depave’s first public depaving of Fargo Forest Garden:

Streetfilms | Depaving Day!

 

Peace Pole Registration- Friends School Mullica Hill, New Jersey-USA

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

As the new owner of a Peace Pole from The Peace Pole Project, I wanted to share information with you about the ceremony surrounding our new Peace Pole.

Head of School, Matthew H Bradley, pointing out the languages on the Peace Pole

Name of Peace Pole Owner- Friends School Mullica Hill
Contact Person- Judith Corona-Karpowicz, Director of Admissions & Advancement.  Email: jcorona@friendsmh.org

Date of Peace Pole Planting: May 1, 2018

Location of Peace Pole- 15 High Street Mullica Hill, NJ 08062.  Outside, in rear  of Hanshi Deshbandhu building.

This is our entire school gathered around our Peace Pole

Peace Pole dedication ceremony was part of an entire morning dedicated to our study of trees for the 2017-18 school year.

We learned about the Peace Pole Project through a Google search.