Fri, Sep 30|
Backyard Bash Fundraiser *PURCHASE TICKETS AT DOOR* Presale closed.
**Presale over, please purchase tickets at the door.** Enjoy an evening of family fun to support public gardens and wellness.
Time & Location
Sep 30, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Club 76, 2349 Mehaffey Bridge Rd NE A, North Liberty, IA 52317
About the Event
We invite you to our Backyard Bash family event to raise funds that support free and low-cost environmental education in our community. (Kids attend for free.)
Your attendance supports...
- Demonstration gardens that grow free food for our community.
- Classes that teach people how to grow wellness, food and habitat.
- Social media outreach that encourages sharing, demonstrates kindness and teaches environmental stewardship.
Enjoy boot-stompin' music from Cedar County Cobras and Flash in a Pan.
Free Beers and Juices
Sample free locally-brewed beer and fresh juices. Enjoy light refreshments provided by New Pioneer Food Co-op. (Meals and other drinks are available for a fee from Club 76.)
Toss bean bags. Play frisbee. Paint rocks. Let kiddos blow bubbles with natural bubble wands and play with toys in the sand pit and mud kitchen.
Bring questions to experienced gardeners. Free handouts will be available.
Bid on items and services generously donated by local businesses and people. Here is a sampling...
- Botanical goods: Rhubarb Botanicals
- Children's Birthday Party: Becky's Mindful Kitchen
- Fall veggie basket: Rainbow Roots Farm
- Framed "Reduce, Reuse, Bicycle" poster: Bike Library
- Fun fabricated items: Iowa City Fab Lab
- Gardening items: Willow and Stock
- Gift card and basket of merchandise: Pullman Bar and Diner
- Gift card for a show: Englert Theatre
- Gift card for a tattoo: Velvet Lotus Tattoo
- Gift card for a yummy meal: Trumpet Blossom Cafe
- Gift card for forest bathing sessions: Emelia Sautter
- Honey bears filled with local honey: Joes Bees
- Jewelry pieces: Peaceworks
- Local, organic free range turkey: Over the Moon
- Movie night package for two: FilmScene
- Mushroom grow kits: Rots Bounty
- Nature themed items: RAYGUN
- Potted Plant and gift card: Every Bloomin' Thing
- Primitive fire-starting kits: Fred Meyer
- Tie dyed sheet set and t-shirts: Witch Way Tie Dye
- Wellness paintings by Iowa City artist: Megan Bishop
$20 per person at the door or online. Kids get in free!
Backyard Abundance members attend for free. Learn about Backyard Abundance membership.
UNABLE TO ATTEND?
If you can't make it (darn), but would still like to support us...
- Venmo @Backyard-Abundance
- PayPal (accepts major credit cards)
- Mail a check
Your support provides free and low-cost environmental education in our community.