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Gardening is Giving

Gardening is Giving

As we enter the holiday season, there is a pervasive joy derived from giving and receiving.  Even the grumpiest of people, deep down, cannot deny the warm feelings of giving to others.  This season, let us reflect and commit to giving back to the earth and our...

Curiosity Shop Appreciation Sale!

Curiosity Shop Appreciation Sale!

Join us in the Welcome Center & Curiosity Shop on Saturday, November 26 from 10am to 4pm as we celebrate you and thank you for your support of 577 for more than 30+ years. ALL Books, Magazines, Art & Craft Supplies, and Pottery will be 30% off! *Sale excludes...

577 Winter Break

577 Winter Break

As 2022 winds down, 577 will be closed for a few days giving our staff and volunteers a well-deserved hot cocoa break. Other than the six days listed below, we'll be here for you every day between 9am to 5pm. Bundle up and come on in! Winter Break ~ 577 will be CLOSED...

Curiosity Shop Donations

Curiosity Shop Donations

THANK YOU! The Curiosity Shop would not be full of books, magazines, pottery, art supplies, and other curiosities available for the community without generous donations from you ~ our friends, supporters, and the community. Over the past 30+ years, this community has...

An Autumn Challenge

An Autumn Challenge

Around the Grounds: An Autumn Challenge From the Desk of Bennett Dowling, 577 Organic Garden Landscape Horticulturist I am going to issue you a challenge this fall: don’t take any fallen leaves to the curb. So many benefits, both to the soil and wildlife, come to our...

577 Community eCookbook

577 Community eCookbook

Fresh from the Garden ~ 577's very first community eCookbook is here! Our August StoryWalk® book, Growing Vegetable Soup, written and illustrated by Lois Ehlert was the catalyst for this project. It sparked a memory in a 577 staff member as she walked along the trail....

National Reuse Day at 577

National Reuse Day at 577

Did you know October 20 is celebrated as National Reuse Day? The movement to make it a special day began with the purpose to highlight ways we can all do our part of making good habits toward a sustainable future for our loved ones and our planet. For the second year...

Program Internships at 577

Program Internships at 577

Did you know 577 offers internship opportunities throughout the year to undergraduate and graduate students? Each semester we welcome one or two college students who are looking to expand on their chosen field of study, develop important professional leadership...

The Welcome Center & Curiosity Shop is open Wednesdays through Saturdays, 10am to 4pm. The last day open for 2022 is Saturday, December 17.

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