Caption: The Mural at Westheight Park. Funds for this mural were provided through a grant to the Community Orchard from the Foundation. The mural was painted by our neighbor Brad Bruce.
NOW THAT THE GIVING GROVE IS IN PLACE, VOLUNTEERS WILL WORK TO KEEP THE GROVE ALIVE THROUGH THE NEXT COUPLE OF YEARS.
Volunteers have formed teams to divide the work of tending the Grove during the next year. The following schedule is for watering and weeding. Major work, like de-budding trees and mulching will be group activities.
Here are the Teams and the months they have set up for tending the Grove:
Team Apple, November & December
Team Brodine, September & October
the Brodine daughters
Team Charlie, May & June
Team Darcy, March & April
Team Erickson, January & February
Team Foxtrot, July & August
Joel Von Fange
ENGAGE YOUR COMMUNITY - ORCHARD WORKDAY
SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021.
Another Volunteer Opportunity in your Giving Grove Community Orchard.
Volunteers will gather at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021 to spread mulch (and pull a few weeds) around the trees at the Giving Grove Orchard in Westheight Park, 20th Street and Walker Avenue, Kansas City, KS.
If you wish to join in on this volunteer opportunity, send an email to
Historic Westheight Community Orchard
A partnership with
Giving Grove Westheight Park
to Giving Grove and all of the neighbors who come out
to tend our orchard's first trees.
Stay tuned to this page for more information about upcoming events for our orchard
For more information, call 913-583-0207.
this page last updated 1 Feb 2021