The Peace Park & Garden

The Peace Park & Garden The Peace Park is a unique, active outdoor attraction restoring community resilience through collective garden projects, open space sharing & cultural art!
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The Peace Parkโ€™s mission is to become a worldwide model for promoting PEACE sustainability through the re-purposing of an unused vacant lot into an active park space for positive community gardening, recreation and artistic interaction.

Operating as usual

After some ๐ŸŒง we ๐ŸŒฑ
06/08/2021

After some ๐ŸŒง we ๐ŸŒฑ

After some ๐ŸŒง we ๐ŸŒฑ

Say hello to our little friend! ๐Ÿ›
06/05/2021

Say hello to our little friend! ๐Ÿ›

Puzzles in our ๐Ÿ‘€ little library!!
05/26/2021

Puzzles in our ๐Ÿ‘€ little library!!

Puzzles in our ๐Ÿ‘€ little library!!

Growing views ! Hmmmmmm....itโ€™s off to the races! ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒฑStarted lots of seeds this season broadcastedโ€™em all over the place....
05/26/2021

Growing views ! Hmmmmmm....itโ€™s off to the races!
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Started lots of seeds this season broadcastedโ€™em all over the place....We shall see...

05/19/2021

Thankful
for the ๐ŸŒง rain
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Big shouts out to Victory Garden Initiative supplying the community w fresh soil and seeds! Drive by and pick you some u...
05/17/2021

Big shouts out to Victory Garden Initiative supplying the community w fresh soil and seeds! Drive by and pick you some up! Veggies and flowers ! Plus Every Tuesday 3-5 they host a full pantry outside!! ๐ŸŒฑ

The people stay showing ๐Ÿ’• LOVE! Our Lil libraries stay loaded
05/17/2021

The people stay showing ๐Ÿ’• LOVE! Our Lil libraries stay loaded

The people stay showing ๐Ÿ’• LOVE! Our Lil libraries stay loaded

Kale cleaned & cut ! Fresh from the garden! ๐Ÿฅฌ ๐Ÿ˜‹
05/16/2021

Kale cleaned & cut ! Fresh from the garden! ๐Ÿฅฌ
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Kale cleaned & cut ! Fresh from the garden! ๐Ÿฅฌ
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05/11/2021

Are you successful growing ๐Ÿ‰ ๐Ÿˆ melons???
Whatโ€™s your secret??
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05/10/2021

Excited yet?
We are looking forward to another amazing growing season in 2021. We did not get out in the garden with friends much in 2020 - will try to keep everyone updated on new progress ๐ŸŒฑ ๐Ÿ‘€We look forward to seeing YOURS too! What are you growing this year?? ?????๐Ÿ“๐Ÿฅ’๐Ÿฅฌ๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿง…๐Ÿง„๐Ÿฅ•๐ŸŒฝ๐ŸŒถ ?????

05/08/2021

Grateful for our rain water catchment ๐Ÿ’ฏ we ๐Ÿ’ง water our plants with jugs and hoses, when it rains it pours and our gardens are happy for sure!

Shout out Nick Montezon &  the dope folks at Groundwork Milwaukee for being such outstanding & innovative partners suppo...
05/08/2021

Shout out Nick Montezon & the dope folks at Groundwork Milwaukee for being such outstanding & innovative partners supporting the vision!!
๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ’ฏ #MLKPEACEPLACE
#summerofpeace

05/08/2021

Who wants to join us in the garden tomorrow!???!! ๐ŸŒฑ

Composting like crazy this season ๐Ÿฅ— ๐Ÿ˜Ž
05/06/2021

Composting like crazy this season ๐Ÿฅ— ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Composting like crazy this season ๐Ÿฅ— ๐Ÿ˜Ž

04/28/2021

permaculture is powerful ๐ŸŒฑ

Our little libraries are action packed! ๐Ÿ“š ๐Ÿ“– books, dvds, art supplies, came one day there was new kids shoes in ziplock ...
04/26/2021

Our little libraries are action packed! ๐Ÿ“š ๐Ÿ“– books, dvds, art supplies, came one day there was new kids shoes in ziplock bags , another day a whole grocery drop with all kinda organic non perishables ...all kinda goodies end up in there....Someone recently dropped off a little basketball hoop โ›น๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ next to the little library at the Peace Park.

Our little libraries are action packed! ๐Ÿ“š ๐Ÿ“– books, dvds, art supplies, came one day there was new kids shoes in ziplock bags , another day a whole grocery drop with all kinda organic non perishables ...all kinda goodies end up in there....Someone recently dropped off a little basketball hoop โ›น๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ next to the little library at the Peace Park.

Weโ€™re GROWING CRAZY THIS SEASON!!!
04/25/2021

Weโ€™re GROWING CRAZY THIS SEASON!!!

Weโ€™re GROWING CRAZY THIS SEASON!!!

Happy Gardening ๐ŸŒฑ
04/25/2021

Happy Gardening
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04/09/2021

SETTING OUR SIGHTS ON SPRING!

MLK PEACE PLACE GARDEN KICK-OFF๐ŸŒฑ

Postponed to Saturday, April 17th Due to Weather
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MLK Peace Place Garden - Corner of MLK & Ring St.

Join Heartlove Place & other friends in the Harambee community as we prepare the MLK Peace Place Garden for spring and summer!! ๐ŸŒฑ

Attend as a community participant or as a volunteer. There will be food, music, and fun!

Check it out!! ๐Ÿค“ We are possibly looking to do some colorful and creative Mosaics like these on our CUBE on 5th St! ๐Ÿ‘€ Pl...
04/05/2021
The Art of Building Community โ€“ Public Mosaic Projects Bring It All Together

Check it out!! ๐Ÿค“ We are possibly looking to do some colorful and creative Mosaics like these on our CUBE on 5th St! ๐Ÿ‘€ Planning out our Spring/Summer Peace Park activations - Wanna join our volunteer team ?! Leave your email or inbox us!
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https://blog.mozaico.com/the-art-of-building-community-public-mosaic-projects-bring-it-all-together/

Mosaic art, by design, is suitable for a variety of outdoor surfaces. Itโ€™s colorful, durable, and perfect for public art. Community projects and aesthetic enhancement of shared spaces are a wonderful match. Sometimes, this type of art pops up โ€“ a gift to the public with mysterious origins. Some ...

Got in some early preparation work and deweeding  the garden beds โœŒ๐Ÿฝ No hesitation or excuses ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŒพ
04/04/2021

Got in some early preparation work and deweeding the garden beds โœŒ๐Ÿฝ No hesitation or excuses ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŒพ

Got in some early preparation work and deweeding the garden beds โœŒ๐Ÿฝ No hesitation or excuses ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐ŸŒพ

04/02/2021

Looking forward to the beautiful weekend!
Getting out in the dirt!๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฑ

Ok! ๐Ÿ‘€ ACLU of Wisconsin ACLU TMJ4 News Citizen Action of Wisconsin City of Milwaukee Common Council-City Clerk Mayor Tom...
03/24/2021
How Milwaukee Police Monitor Cell Phones

Ok! ๐Ÿ‘€ ACLU of Wisconsin ACLU TMJ4 News Citizen Action of Wisconsin City of Milwaukee Common Council-City Clerk Mayor Tom Barrett CNN Southern Poverty Law Center NAACP Milwaukee Branch NAACP The National Action Network Governor Tony Evers Mandela Barnes The Milwaukee Justice Center Milwaukee CommunityJournal 860AM WNOV

Department spent $498,000 in 2019 on sophisticated equipment.

FYI ๐Ÿ“ฝmovienight!๐ŸคฉTrue Justice โ€“ Brian Stevensonโ€™s Fight for Equality โ€“ Environmental and Social Justice Film SeriesWHEN:...
03/23/2021
Urban Ecology Center

FYI ๐Ÿ“ฝ
movienight!
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True Justice โ€“ Brian Stevensonโ€™s Fight for Equality โ€“ Environmental and Social Justice Film Series
WHEN: Thursday March 25 @ 5:30 pm-7:30pm
COST: FREE
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REGISTER: https://30781a.blackbaudhosting.com/30781a/True-Justice---Brian-Stevensons-Fight-for-Equality---Environmental-and-Social-Justice-Film-Series

(For everyone) Join usย as we explore environmental and social justice issues in & outside of Milwaukee, through films followed by insightful discussions. All are welcome. Screenings will take place via Zoom.ย 

Well, if nothing else the comments are (ALWAYS) interesting ....๐Ÿคจ https://www.tmj4.com/news/local-news/milwaukee-makes-h...
03/17/2021
Milwaukee makes history following the completion of the city's largest solar energy farm

Well, if nothing else the comments are (ALWAYS) interesting ....๐Ÿคจ
https://www.tmj4.com/news/local-news/milwaukee-makes-history-following-the-completion-of-the-citys-largest-solar-energy-farm?fbclid=IwAR1qjubA4ZfMrxloWtUNLMdaqLDnka-8WXj_fT78EnJdYTawXFspEKrvcsE

The largest solar array in Milwaukee is up and running with more than 7,000 solar panels now being used to help the city fight against climate change.

Scenes from the #cleanupmke pop out today!!! Special thanks to ALL the residents that stepped up to help and show leader...
03/13/2021

Scenes from the #cleanupmke pop out today!!! Special thanks to ALL the residents that stepped up to help and show leadership in MILWAUKEE! Soooooo much TRASH around our space ... Wonโ€™t EVEN show the alley..smh HEALTH HAZARD level... Milwaukee Department Of Sanitation City of Milwaukee Health Department Mayor Tom Barrett MUST do more.

02/28/2021

Are we smelling Spring??? Too soon????

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2904 N 5th St
Milwaukee, WI
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