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Happening this Weekend: 'Lettuce Grow Wilmington' at New Hanover Co. Arboretum


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Happening this weekend the New Hanover County Arboretum will host "Lettuce Grow Wilmington," an event to promote urban gardening in the Port City.

The event includes a screening of "Growing Cities" the award winning documentary about urban gardening. Included is food and beverages and a Q and A panel discussion on how to expand urban farming in Wilmington.

The event is on Saturday from 4-7 p.m. at the New Hanover County Arboretum.

Click here for more information and tickets

WWAY's Randy Aldridge will moderate a panel discussion.

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The Arboretum's website says the event is from 4 - 6:30. And tickets are apparently for the elite only (yeah, like they're the ones interested in urban gardening - right!) - $30.00!!! That's a very steep price for those who would benefit the most from this type of forum.