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FREE: 5th Annual Earth Day Celebration at The Growing Experience in Long Beach!

The Growing Experience in Long Beach

photo credit: John London

Join The Growing Experience in Long Beach for their 5th Annual Earth Day Celebration on Wednesday, April 22 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm.

The Growing Experience is a 7-acre urban farm located in North Long Beach, California, within the Carmelitos public housing development, which is operated by the Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles.

TGE is a resource serving the residents of Carmelitos as well as the greater Los Angeles-Long Beach community.  Programs and activities showcase environmental sustainability, including urban agriculture for the creation of a local food system, water/resource conservation, and research/implementation of new technologies to increase productivity.

At the 5th Annual Earth Day Celebration the Growing Experience will feature:

  • urban farm tours
  • new aquaponics and vertical growing demonstration systems
  • healthy cooking demos
  • planting activities
  • workshops on sustainable agriculture
  • local organizations showcasing their community efforts
  • volunteer opportunities
  • CSA subscriptions

Free & Open to the Public!

The Growing Experience is located at 750 Via Carmelitos, Long Beach CA 90805

For further information, please visit

Happy Field Tripping!


Disclosure: This post is for informational purposes only.  All points of view are 100% my own.