G.M.V.S.O.S consists of three components: a community garden, opportunity to increase physical activity as well as an outdoor festival and health fair. The community garden operated totally by the youth will feature fruits and vegetables that will be available for free to members of the community. Greater Mount Vernon has a small scale physical fitness center that provides an opportunity for youth to exercise in a safe low-cost environment supported by certified fitness instructors. The final component of G.M.V.S.OS is an outdoor festival and health fair to be held adjacent to community garden on June 22nd which will feature live music and dance performance, games, exercise demonstrations, healthy food giveaways and a health fair. This event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact the church office at 612-522-6052.