Wake Forest Potato Drop — Saturday, February 23 — Sign up Here!
1 potato, 2 potatoes, 3 potatoes, 60,000 pounds of potatoes!?!
- When: Saturday, February 23. Weather date: Saturday, March 9 at the same time & same place.
- Time: Blessing (8:50 am); Bagging starts (9:00 sharp to 10:00 am); Loading vehicles going to pantries (9:30+ am); Clean up (10:30 am)
- Where: parking lot at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church (500 W. Holding St., Wake Forest)
- What to bring: work gloves, comfortable shoes
- Minimum age: 5 years old
Bagging potatoes are back in Wake Forest! Join 500+ of your neighbors bagging 60,000 pounds of white potatoes. These will be distributed to dozens of food pantries across a dozen counties. This is the perfect event for family fun while teaching your kids the value of service. It is a great way for groups and individuals to have fun together while helping out others.
There will be a second event that morning: the Jump Start for 2019 of the Community Connections Garden sponsored by Wake Forest Baptist Church, 10 am to 12 noon. This event is open to all who are interested in finding out more about Community Gardens in Wake Forest. Please contact them at: wfbccommunitygarden.com.