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Volunteers needed to help transform the front of Putnam Middle School

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The Birmingham City School System is looking for volunteers to help transform the front of Putnam Middle School.

Volunteers are needed to help teams of corporate volunteers transform the front of the Putnam Middle School campus into an outdoor classroom, garden and nature area.  The work is scheduled for Tuesday, October 23rd, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  

The volunteers include Team Depot from the Crestwood Home Depot, Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, the Eastwood branch of Wells Fargo, St. Martin's in the Pines, the Roebuck Kangaroo Mart and the PLANT PROJECT Program.

For the past four years, the PLANT PROJECT Program has been providing one-of-a-kind, internationally recognized programming at Putnam, in partnership with the assisted living facility of St Martin's in the Pines.  The senior citizens work with disabled students at the school to grow plants in raised beds on the campus.

 

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