Warwick – February 8, 2019
Thundermist Health Center’s Community Garden will host monthly winter garden gatherings, February 16 and March 16. The events will be held at the West Warwick Health Equity Zone, 1229 Main St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The garden gatherings are open to people of all ages. Attendees can expect to learn new skills including tool cleaning and decorating, garden planning, seed swapping, and more. Materials and healthy snacks are provided.
“We are excited about our upcoming gardening season,” said Tara Cimini, food access team member. “These events help jump-start the gardening process and teach gardeners how important it is to plan and plant ahead of time.”
The events are free to participants. Thundermist Grows! Community Garden 2019 Calendars are available for purchase.
Thundermist Health Center is a full-service primary care provider with dental and behavioral health services. The non-profit community health center aims to improve the health of patients and communities by delivering exceptional health care, removing barriers to that care, and advancing healthy lifestyles. Thundermist has locations in West Warwick, Woonsocket, and South County. The organization cares for patients regardless of insurance and ability to pay. In 2018, Thundermist cared for more than 48,000 patients.