We’ve got creativity workshops, volunteer opportunities, great ideas for Earth Day and so much more. Please check out our spring newsletter!
2013 was a big year for the LACGC, full of new garden partnerships, programs, educational ventures and so much more. Read all about it in our Annual Report! LACGC Annual Report 2013
Celebrate Dirt! Saturday, March 29, 2014 10am to Noon Get Dirty in the Garden! Help us clean up the garden, build raised beds, line pathways with rocks, and build a compost bin. Noon to 2pm Celebratory Lunch Catered by Susann Edmonds and Executive Chef Matthew Allison of Jabberwocky Foods. At the beautiful four-acre Project… Read More
… and it’s not as dry as it sounds. The theme of this year’s conference is “Healing Individuals and Communities,” and it will focus on some of the many things gardens can do besides growing delicious, healthy food. Topics include: “Community Making through Urban Agriculture and Gardening” by LACGC’s great friend Mark Rice, “The Basics… Read More
Water is a major concern for all gardeners, especially since California is currently experiencing a historic drought. Please click on the link below to make your pledge to help encourage water and energy conservation throughout our communities. PLEDGE NOW
Want to have a great night out AND contribute to the LA Community Garden Council? On Thursday, February 13, Deep House DJ Terence Toy will be playing at El Bar in Hollywood, and all proceeds from the event will benefit the LACGC. Where: El Bar 3256 Cahuenga Blvd. Los Angeles 90068 When: 9 p.m. to closing… Read More
Learn how to prune your fruit trees! Saturday, January 18, 9 a.m. Mike Woodward from the Eagle Rockdale Community Garden shares everything you need to know about getting your fruit trees in shape for spring. La Madera Community Garden 3805 La Madera Ave. El Monte, CA 91732 Learn the “square foot method”! Saturday, February 8,… Read More
We’re ready for our close up, LA! The LA Community Garden Council invites talented photographers of all ages, abilities and interests to explore LA’s diverse and transformative community gardens. Photographers with high-resolution cameras (no cell phones) are invited to visit any community garden in LA County by Jan 8, 2014. Shoot what you see, then… Read More
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The 7th Annual Gathering of the Community Gardens was a tremendous success. We hope we got to see you there, but if we didn’t, here are a few of the highlights. The event was held Saturday, October 19th at the gorgeous Garden School Foundation in the West Adams district, and thank you to Executive Director… Read More