Category: Planning

REGISTER NOW for the 2018 summit!

Join us for the 2018 Gardens Network Summit: Digging Deeper. This year’s summit will dig deeper into community engagement, garden sustainability, and shared culture. Gardens go beyond food and connect us all! Click here for more information. RSVP on Facebook for updates Register Here

2018 Gardens Network Summit

SAVE THE DATE! The 2018 Garden Summit will be on Saturday, February 24th at Edgewood College. Agenda, registration, and event details soon to follow.

Neighborhood Grant Workshop

  Attention Gardeners! In addition to offering space to grow food, gardens are important neighborhood resources that make our communities safer and more beautiful. Consider attending this workshop and applying for a Neighborhood Grant to improve your garden! Neighborhood Grant Workshop | December 6, 2017,…

Additional source for free wood chips and Harvest dinner event at CMC

The Gardens Network is excited to share that several tree services are offering to deliver free wood chips to community gardens. Please go to https://getchipdrop.com/ to request for drop offs. You will have to sign up for an account or login to make requests. Evan Slocum,…

Free Workshops and Events in September!

Troy Gardens Fall Festival Sunday, Sept 10, 2017, 2pm to 6pm Troy Gardens, 500 Block of Troy Drive, Madison, WI Bring your family and friends to our Fall Festival! Three local food carts will be selling yummy food with gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options….

Food Preservation Workshop 8/10

Do you want to learn how to safely store your garden produce for the winter? Here is a great FREE opportunity! Thursday, August 10, 5:30-7:00pm. Deb Neubauer of UW-Extension will be speaking at Pinney Branch Library, 204 Cottage Grove Rd. Co-sponsored by Pinney Branch Library…

Micro-grants DUE MONDAY!

Are you a garden leader working to improve your garden but need funding? Do you have a dream project that you’ve been waiting to make happen? Apply for the 2017 Garden Enhancement Grant! Applications are due Monday July 31st at 11:59pm.  2017 Micro-grant Program…

2017 Micro-grants are here!

Are you a garden leader working to improve your garden but need funding? Do you have a dream project that you’ve been waiting to make happen? Apply for the 2017 Garden Enhancement Grant! Applications are due by July 31st at 11:59pm.  2017 Micro-grant Program…

Plots Available at Marlborough Garden

Plots available! Marlborough Community Garden has several plots available for this growing year! If you are on a wait list at another garden, just decided you want to try gardening, or know someone who would like a plot, please call Percy at (608) 233-1955…

2017 Garden Registration Materials

Dear Garden Coordinators, The growing season is right around the corner! It’s so exciting! In preparation for 2017, the Gardens Network has updated registration materials! Changes have been made to all three forms: registration form, plot fee, and demographic form. We strongly advise that…

2017 Gardens Summit!

Dear Garden People, Most of us shy away from the word “Leader.” Maybe we don’t like the spotlight, don’t want more responsibilities or simply don’t have the time. But we love community gardens and find ways — or they find us! — to go…

Troy Community Gardens Fall Festival

Troy Community Gardens Fall Festival Saturday, September 17, 12 noon – 3 pm Troy Gardens (500 block of Troy Drive) Join the Troy Community Gardeners to celebrate the fall harvest with a community potluck, apple cider pressing, and door prizes. Bring a dish to…