Roots to Rooftop Tour
June 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Roots to Rooftop is back! Here’s your chance to tour 5 gardens in Springfield, IL! The following gardens will be open to the public with presentations given at each site.
UIS Campus Community Garden, 5255 Shepherd Road
Open 9am-12pm, presentations given at 9am & 10am
Parking available in the lot next to Strawbridge-Shepherd house.
The Spartan Garden at Southeast High School, 2350 East Ash St.
Open 9am-12pm, presentations given at 10am & 11am
Parking available in the Southeast High School parking lot.
Garden at The Club, 300 South 15th Street
Open 11am-2:30pm, presentations given at 11am & 12pm
Parking available in the Boys & Girls Club parking lot.
Butler Elementary School Community Garden, 1700 S MacArthur
Open 11am-2:30pm, presentations given at 12pm & 1pm
Parking spaces available along Dial and West Laurel.
Maldaner’s Rooftop Garden, 222 South 6th Street
Open 11am-2:30pm, presentations given at 1pm & 2pm
Parking available downtown Springfield and free on weekends.
Thank you to this year’s Roots to Rooftop Sponsors!
Springfield Civic Garden Club
Slow Food Springfield
Illinois Stewardship Alliance
U of I Extension Office, Springfield
Thank you to artist Tom Handy for providing beautiful artwork for the event poster!
Questions? Please contact Alana Reynolds, firstname.lastname@example.org or 217-528-1563