West of the intersection of Eagle Heights Drive and Lake Mendota Drive.
This garden is one of the largest and oldest community gardens in Madison with 535 plots. For more information or to register for a plot, please visit the website or pick up an application from either the Eagle Heights Community Center or the kiosk at the garden.
Located at 6120 Hammersley Road.
This is a newer garden with approximately 20 rental plots (including full and half-size plots) in a small park behind Falk Elementary School. Hammersley Garden will be open for new gardeners in 2015 and looking to build both a new leadership team and opportunities for youth involvement. Please contact the coordinators at email@example.com or (541) 990-2722 to get involved.
110 North Gammon Road (on the grounds of the Lutheran Church of the Living Christ).
This small 30-plot garden, which includes some raised beds, is a great example of a diverse community garden serving many refugees/immigrants. For more information or to request a community garden plot, contact garden coordinator, Rae McCormick, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meadowood Baptist Church
2817 Prairie Road, on the grounds of Meadowood Baptist Church.
Founded in 2010, this garden includes 14 plot rental gardens. Gardeners are encouraged to donate a portion of their harvest to a food pantry of their choice. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact Nancy and Liz Howard at email@example.com or 608.273.3686.
At the corner of Leland Drive and Thrush Lane in Meadowood Park.
Founded in 2008, Meadowood Community Garden has 28 plots and an established, volunteer-led, kids’ garden. Interested in leasing a plot? Contact Yimmuaj at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608) 520-0604.
Midvale School and Community Garden
502 Caromar Drive.
This combination garden offers 44 plots for the community, each about 100 sq. ft., as well as a large children’s garden for the students of Midvale Elementary. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact the garden registrar at email@example.com.
East of 700 block of North Westfield Road, 150 feet south of Harvest Hill Road.
This garden is located on grounds of Madison Christian Community Church, a partnership of Community of Hope UCC and Advent Lutheran Churches. This garden serves over 50 families as well as a vibrant youth gardening program in collaboration with the Lussier Community Education Center at Wexford Ridge. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact Barb Culver at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608) 829-3061.
Orchard Ridge UCC Vegetable Village
1501 Gilbert Road.
This garden was established in 2009. In addition to 13 individual plots, gardeners also tend a large pantry plot with harvested food going to the Good Shepard Food Pantry that is located 3-4 blocks away. For more information, contact LuAnn Greiner at email@example.com.
Located in Lucy-Lincoln Heistand Park, north of Raymond Road, east of Frisch Road and west of Prairie Road.
This large community garden offers 65 plots for gardening. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact Sarah Kirk. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org and her phone number is 608-628-4177 or 608-278-8480, Bao Yang (Hmong) at 608-298-0998 and See Vang at (608) 276-7803.
Located north of Shorewood Hills Pool and south of the intersection of Harvard Dr. and Yale Rd.
This garden offers 64 plots for the residents of Shorewood Hills. For more information or to register for a community garden plot, contact Peter Fisher at email@example.com or (608) 263-4400.
Located on the southwest corner of Tree Lane and Westfield Road
This garden offers 49 (10’x20′) plots for the residents of Tamarack Trails. Of the 49 plots, 13 are raised beds and no-till; the rest are tilled each spring and fall. Garden plots are ONLY leased to non-residents if land is available after all residents have been given priority. For more information, contact Sandy Drew at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northeast of Shady Lane and northwest of west edge of Bowdoin Road.
For more information or to register for a plot, visit the Eagle Heights website or pick up a form from either the Eagle Heights Community Center or the kiosk at the garden.