Kick-off Party for New Oak Park Area Edible Gardening Cooperative to be Held on May 28

OPEGlogoOak Park, IL—(ENEWSPF)—May 24, 2015. A kick-off party for the new Oak Park Area Edible Gardening Cooperative will take place at Green Home Experts, 811 South Blvd., in Oak Park, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 28.  Called A Homegrown Gathering for Gardeners, it’s a mix-and-mingle followed by a short program that will set the vision and direction for the cooperative. Reserve a seat and RSVP here.

Those attending will receive a 10 percent discount on any purchases at the store, which sells green lifestyle goods, sustainable building materials and eco-gardening supplies. They’ll also have a chance to enter a drawing to win a copy of “Ann Getty’s Easy Green Organic: Cook Well—Eat Well—Live Well.”

The Cooperative was launched to encourage and support those who are interested in growing food in home or community gardens. Anyone interested in participating in the Cooperative is encouraged to complete the Oak Park Area Edible Gardening Member Profile by 9 p.m. May 27.

To learn more about the Oak Park Area Edible Gardening Cooperative, visit

Source: Green Community Connections