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May Day 2016- Video!

May Day 2016- Video!
Join us to relive our May Day Celebration that took place on May 1st of this year! Here's a quick video highlighting LACGC's mission, the work we do, and how you can get involved. See the beautiful Weddington Farm and make sure to join us next year!   Watch here!

Meet Spring Street Community Garden!

Meet Spring Street Community Garden!
Get to Know a Garden: Spring Street Marty Berg had been wanting to put a community garden on this spot in the heart of downtown LA for a long time. So had a lot of other people. But it took a chance meeting between his wife and the manager of the Joe’s Parking Lot where it sat for it to happen. “She just walked up to him and said, ‘What do you think about putting a garden here?’ And he…

Get to Know NorthWest Pasadena Community Garden

Get to Know NorthWest Pasadena Community Garden
The Urge to Community Garden By Mark Rice Back in the late 20th century there was a liquor store at the corner of Howard and Navarro, considered the most dangerous place in Pasadena.  Harambee, a religious group bought a house across the street from this liqueur store and brought Bob Burnett and his family out from an intentional agrarian community in Pennsylvania to try to transform this community.  The liquor store burned to the ground and since I was the local…