Madison Northside

Black Hawk Middle School
1402 Wyoming Way, behind Black Hawk/Gompers, along Wheeler Road.
The Growing Together School and Community Garden at Black Hawk Middle School was a 2011 Project Orange Thumb garden makeover recipient, a collaboration between Fiskars Brands, Inc., Community Action Coalition, Madison Metropolitan School District, and The Home Depot Foundation. The garden provides 44 plots 10’ x 20’ for community gardening. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact the garden registrar at or 608-698-0577 to be added to the waitlist.

Lindbergh Elementary
4500 Kennedy Road, behind Lindbergh Elementary School.
Lindbergh School Community Garden was developed in 2010 and combines 20 10’x20′ family plot rental gardens with a school garden. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact Yimmuaj Yang at

Sherman Terrace Community Garden
Located on the edge of the Visitors’ parking lot at Sherman Terrace Condominium Complex.
Sherman Terrace Community Garden is a place for neighbors who live in the complex to meet and greet and grow some food! If you live at Sherman Terrace, come join us! Tools & plants are provided though it is recommended you wear gardening gloves. Contact Thistle at for more info.

North of the 500 block of Troy Drive.
This is a very large garden with 327 plots. For more information or to register for a garden plot, contact the registrar at or (608) 313-5188. Registration is usually the first Saturday in March at Lakeview Lutheran Church.

Vera Court Community Garden

614 Vera Court, Madison, WI 53704 

Participating in Vera Court’s Community Garden is a great way to grow your own food, spend time outside, and meet neighbors. There are thirty plots available. Most gardeners return year after year but usually a few new plots open up each year. Priority is given to Vera Court families. View the website event calendar for our spring sign-up meeting or contact us at 608 – 246 -8372 or

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