Juneteenth Coming Saturday, June 17

Juneteenth is a holiday we celebrate every year in the garden. Although it is traditionally held on June 19, this year, Saturday, June 17 is the day, from 12 to 3.

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the ending of slavery. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers

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Ladybug Release a Big Hit

As part of our It’s My Park Day this past Saturday, our Ladybug Lady, Jenifer Marcus held another successful Ladybug release in the garden. Lucy Tozzi and two college friends passed out paper bags, with our spotted friends inside, that eager kids released on plants all over the garden.

Thanks to Jenifer for the photos.

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It's My Park Day

This Saturday, May 20 is It’s My Park Day all over the city and in our garden. Please join us for clean up, planting, hot dogs, food and drink and a ladybug release for the kids.

Opening Day 2017

The opening day of Spring 2017 was glorious. Spring has finally arrived. We held the first garden meeting of the season, with a number of neighbors interested in joining getting a tour and orientation before the meeting. The water has been turned on so we can water plants and refresh the turtle pond. We have

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First Meeting of the Season

Our first general garden membership meeting is always held on the second Sunday in April, which, this year, falls on this Sunday, April 9. We especially welcome folks who are interested in joining the garden and hope you can join us a half-hour before the meeting for a meet and greet, a good way to

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New Raised Bed Ready for Spring Planting

Green Thumb, the community garden outreach agency of the Parks Department visited last week and conducted a workshop about raised bed gardening, including the construction of a wheelchair accessible raised bed next to the bocce court. Click thumbnail below to see slide show

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