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We made the news today!

The Record did a wonderful story today about our community garden and the rainwater harvesting system we’ve built! So great to share the exciting things happening in our neighbourhood! 31 more words

Rainwater Collection Project

Updated Community Garden Drop-Ins

The Community Garden Drop-Ins will continue through September every Monday 5-6pm, Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm and Thursday 3-4pm, weather permitting. Thank you to our community volunteers Alicia, Sarah and Tharwat.

Community Garden

Think About a Winter Garden

There are several plants that can go into the garden now as seeds and will reward you with greens into the fall and, if you’re lucky, up to  Christmas and beyond. 201 more words

Community Gardens

Nuture our Nature: St Charles Community Garden Club Open Day, this Saturday

Come meet, greet and eat with the plot holders and friends of the St. Charles Community Kitchen Gardens, this Saturday, September 6 from 1.00pm-5.00pm.

There will be a range of activities for… 44 more words


out and about

One of the things I’ve learned in the last couple of years is that gardening, especially with a small child in tow, is a whole lot more fun, productive and sociable if you do it with other people. 1,207 more words

Summer Harvest Observations

With the summer growing season winding down I have observed what I think is an abnormal amount of vegetable and fruit deformities.  The county I live sells compost it manufactures and encourages the use of it.  259 more words


Cook Your Own - with Produce from the Smith Garden

This summer I held farms stand for seven times in front of Chapin House. When people bought the produce I had grown and collected, I asked them to share their names, nationalities (state of origin if they are American) and their email addresses. 381 more words

Smith College