Norristown Community Gardens located on the old state hospital grounds 1001 Sterigere St. Norristown, PA 19401
Brush With the Law helps beautify this very loving community garden by helping to build and paint wooden entrance gates and create mosaic wooden numbered plot stakes using tiles, glass, etc. in bright and reflective surfaces that add beauty and deter rodents. Tiles and glass were donated by Santoro Tiles in Norristown and Castle Studio in North Wales, PA.
The vegetables grown at this garden helps to feed residents of the homeless shelter RHD’s Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center as well as provides cooking classes that help teach about the value of growing your own vegetables and how to prepare them.
Purpose: * Help bring community and residents together * Show there are ways to be part of something that matters * Learn and Teach participant’s new skills. * Help the‘ Pay it forward’ concept by helping a garden that helps feed others in the community.