Year: 2013

Learn about what makes gardens great with Openlands

Our friends over at Openlands have just opened registration for their next round of GardenKeepers classes:   REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the Openlands GardenKeepers Food Garden Network Class Series Saturdays, February 16-March 31, 2013, 9:30 am-12:30 pm Garfield Park Conservatory – 300 N Central Park Blvd. Openlands has merged HomeGrown Chicago Community Food Garden Network classes… Read more Learn about what makes gardens great with Openlands

An Easy Way to Help Build Community: Vote for the Growing Exchange

LaJuana Jackson has been one of NeighborSpace’s all-star garden leaders in recent times, working hard to revitalize the Growing Exchange garden in South Chicago. Now the garden has a chance to win free plants and other great garden stuff from the Burpee Grow Anywhere Tour. Please click here to vote and help them win. Dear… Read more An Easy Way to Help Build Community: Vote for the Growing Exchange

Check out the Fourth Annual MLK Food Justice Weekend at KAMII

Kam Isaiah Israel Congregation in Hyde Park is hosting the Fourth Annual MLK Food Justice Weekend. Come learn how community gardening can help promote food security for all Chicagoans.   Fourth Annual MLK Food Justice Weekend “Shmita: Food Security and Sustainable Design in the Sabbatical Year and Beyond” KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation will honor the life and… Read more Check out the Fourth Annual MLK Food Justice Weekend at KAMII

Check out Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse’s Gardening Exchange

Our friends at Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse are having a Gardening Exchange event. Drop off times start this Saturday, January 5th. Check it out: Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse’s 3rd annual Gardening Exchange event is coming up on Saturday, March 9th, 2013. Do you have things you are ready to pass on to a fellow gardener? Did… Read more Check out Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse’s Gardening Exchange