Residents joined this recent Spring Gardening webinar, hosted by the Sherman Park ECO-Neighborhood team and the Victory Garden Initiative. To view the presentation slides, click here.
Check out this recording of the recent Virtual Green Fair, hosted by the Sherman Park ECO-Neighborhood team, for green resources and updates from: Joe Fitzgerald (Milwaukee Water Commons): DNR Tree Grant Kevin Kane: Home Energy Resources with Green Homeowners’ United Nicole Chavez: Plastic Free Milwaukee: How to help eliminate plastics Sherman Park Gardens: Opportunities for
Residents joined this Sherman Park ECO Webinar to learn about the many effects plastics have on our community: How do plastics negatively impact our health? How do plastics contribute to climate change? What can we do to help? Presenters included Leah Holloway of Plastic Free MKE, plus Sherman Park ECO team members. Presentation was followed
Last week, residents joined Sherman Park ECO team members Lauren Poppen and Steve O’Connell to learn about putting your garden to bed for the winter. Watch this recording to learn about: Cover crops for raised gardens and other ideas to save your garden for another season of production Rain barrels and disconnect ideas Shredding leaves
Last week, residents joined Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful and the Sherman Park Community Association for a webinar to learn about local recycling programs and how to start composting organic waste into soil. Presenters included: Zoe Jump is the Executive Director of Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful (KGMB), a non-profit organization committed to inspiring individuals to become
Last week, residents joined the City of Milwaukee and the Sherman Park Community Association for a virtual informational solar power hour. Watch the recording to learn: The basics of solar What incentives are available How the solar group buy program works
Learn all about gardening from Master Gardener and resident Lori Banks, and resident Steve O'Connell: Herbs Vegetables Fruit Soil and composting
Meet Sherman Park's ECO Neighborhood Ambassadors, learn about key projects, and discover more about the program with Erick Shambarger, Sustainability Director for the City of Milwaukee!
Featuring: Fruit tree maintenance with Jan Carroll, community member and volunteer with the Northcott Neighborhood House Pre-Apprenticeship Arborist Program Rain barrels with Clean Wisconsin's Green Infrastructure Coordinator Ethan Taxman Community gardening with ECO's Home Gr/own Coordinator Dynasty Ceasar!