What is EAS+Y?

What is EAS+Y?

As we like to say “Evergreen’s Alliance for Sustainability + You make it EAS+Y”. Our mission is to foster actions that build resilience in our community.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Visit our calendar for upcoming community events, meetings, films, speakers, and other happenings.

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Your support creates programs and projects that foster a sustainable lifestyle within our mountain community.

Contact EAS+Y

Contact EAS+Y

We would love to hear from you. Please contact EAS+Y at info@evergreeneasy.org with any question, thoughts, or just to say hello.

Buffalo Park Community Garden Plot Allocation

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in BLOG, Evergreen Community Garden | 2 Comments

Can’t attend the Plot Lottery Plottery and bumming that you can’t get your garden groove on this spring?  Never fear!! There’s a Mail-In lottery, too!  Plot Forms for the Mail-In Lottery must be received by 12 noon, April 29th. Plot forms are downloadable here: Buffalo Park Mail-In Plot Request Form (1). Forms can be dropped at Evergreen High […]

Join us for the Buffalo Park Plot Lottery Plottery!

Posted by on Apr 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Mark your calendars for April 28th, 6pm, Evergreen High School for the Buffalo Park Community Garden Plot Lottery Plottery!! Must be present to win a plot! Team up with a friend or neighbor and share a plot!(Each plot-mate must be present at Plottery, April 28th, to be grandfathered to the plot from year to year). […]

EAS+Y to build new Community Garden

Posted by on Mar 2, 2016 in BLOG, Evergreen Community Garden | 3 Comments

Starting in March EAS+Y will begin construction of a new community garden and nature-based play area with the help of a $43,900 grant from Great Outdoors Colorado. The garden will be located at Wilmot Elementary, at the corner of Hatch Drive and Buffalo Park Road. It will host 30 garden beds, a toolshed, a shaded […]

Recycle your holiday tree with EAS+Y this season (January 2 & 9)

Posted by on Nov 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Recycle your holiday tree with EAS+Y this season (January 2 & 9)

Choosing a good old-fashioned live tree is the most sustainable way to celebrate our favorite holiday traditions.  Real trees absorb carbon dioxide and emit fresh oxygen as they grow, and tree farms stabilize soil, protect water supplies, provide refuge for wildlife and employ thousands of workers. After the holidays, EAS+Y arranges for FREE tree recycling […]

Join EAS+Y for a presentation on Living in Bear Country

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in BLOG | No Comments
Join EAS+Y for a presentation on Living in Bear Country

Thursday, September 24th Evergreen Fire Rescue 1802 Bergen Parkway 6:30pm TY Petersburg, District Manager, Colorado Parks and Wildlife will share insights into how, as a community, we’re inviting them in and what can be done to mitigate interaction. Ty will be joined by his staff rangers assigned to our mountain area who know our local bear population as well […]

Join EAS+Y in hosting the Evergreen Area Chamber of Commerce Mixer in the beautiful community garden at Buchanan Park

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in BLOG | No Comments
Join EAS+Y in hosting the  Evergreen Area Chamber of Commerce Mixer in the beautiful community garden at Buchanan Park

Thursday, August 13th EAS+Y will host the Chamber of Commerce’s August Networking Mixer Thursday, August 13th 5:00 – 7:30pm The Community Garden at Buchanan Park 1521 Bergen Parkway (entrance across from Blue Quill Angler) $5 Chamber Members $10 Not-Yet Members Light Appetizers from Tuscany Tavern and Bistro Colorado Garden fresh Plot-to-Table fare from the gardeners […]

Junior Master Gardener Camp at Evergreen Community Garden at Buchanan Park

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in BLOG, Events | No Comments

This year, EAS+Y and Jefferson Conservation District invited 3rd-5th graders for an interactive gardening camp! The Junior Master Gardener (JMG) Certificate Program is an international youth gardening program of the university cooperative Extension network. It engages children in novel, “hands-on” group and individual learning experiences that provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for […]

Garden Kudos from EPRD Board Member, Janet Heck Doyle

Posted by on Mar 23, 2014 in BLOG, Evergreen Community Garden | No Comments
Garden Kudos from EPRD Board Member, Janet Heck Doyle

Dear Rachel and Members of the EAS+Y Board of Directors, Over the past year, I have visited the Buchanan Park Community Garden on a number of occasions, spoken with people who were busy tending their plots or caring in other ways for the garden.  I have watched as the buildings were completed and planting and […]