Month: August 2016

Community Table

Each of us plays an important part in the community.  We are all connected to each other by the land and community we share.  Thanks to the community-process developed for The Fargo Project, today we are able shape and transform the quality of the physical place called World Garden Commons at Rabanus Park and participate…
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August 29, 2016 0

NEA Chairman Jane Chu’s Visits with Partners at World Garden Commons

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu met a group of 30 people of varied backgrounds during a site visit to World Garden Commons, the first installation of the Fargo Project. In attendance were organizers, engineers, planners, artists, financial and city administrators, public officials, cultural liaison, and citizens who’ve been a part the…
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August 26, 2016 0

NEA Chairman Chu Visits World Garden Commons

Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), will visit North Dakota organizations actively engaging, serving, and promoting the arts. Her visit to Fargo includes visiting partners of  The Fargo Project.

August 22, 2016 0

Mapping the Ecological Benefits at World Garden Commons

Interactive Multimedia students Tyler Fischbach, Jennifer Natole,Thomas Garzon, Sean Walsh from Minnesota State University Moorhead spent a semester in studio dreaming, designing and developing an interactive tool for The Fargo Project website. The challenge: create an interactive, animated graphic to show a map of World Garden Commons as s wet and dry basin with ideal…
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August 15, 2016 1

Growing Together Produce Sale

Jack Wood and Growing Together ~ A Community Garden Ministry are starting a produce sale at the Gathering this Thursday at 2 PM 3910 25th Street South, Fargo ND. The sale will run each Thursday thru Sept 15th: Heirloom Tomatoes, Eggplants, Peppers, Greens and many other vegetables grown without any herbicides or pesticides. Learn how…
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August 10, 2016 0

Natural Play Design Concept

Using a limited palette of boulders, grasses, grading, logs, rocks, ropes and trees a team working with The Fargo Project presented a design concept for natural play at World Garden Commons. Nicole Crutchfield, a Senior Planner with the City, and her team are pleased with the design. THE DESIGN All the ideas and activates integrated…
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August 5, 2016 0

What is it?

An unidentified critter was discovered at the basin in World Garden Commons this summer. About the size of a minnow, it has pinchers and can swim pretty fast in the mud. Any ideas what it could be?

August 5, 2016 0