The deadline to apply for the Community Garden Development Fund is February 22nd 2016, be sure to attend this workshop, a requirement to access the Community Garden Development Fund, before then! These are your last chances to do so.
At the free, “How to Start a Community Garden” workshop you will learn about the steps involved in starting a community garden. How to search for land, what is essential when starting a community garden, the supports that are available, tips for organizing the garden, and much more!
Each of these workshops will also feature a tutorial on how to apply for the Community garden Development Fund. More information on the CGDF can be found here
This workshop, facilitated by Jordan Bouchard of the Community Garden Network.
Registration is required for this workshop as space is limited.
Thursday January 7th 5:30 -8:30
Carlington Community Health Centre, 900 Merivale Road
Tuesday January 19th 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Lowertown Community Resource Centre, 40 Cobourg St.
To Register: please send Jordan an email at Communitygardening@justfood.ca specifying which workshop you wish to attend and let me know the general area where you plan to set up a community garden, and, if possible, the exact site.