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February 2019 Garden Activities

February 5, 2019

It’s February!  Preparations for the new garden season are beginning. Garden Applications Due:   February 1st for returning gardeners Greenhouse Planting:    10 am – Noon Every Thursday  in February at St. Joseph’s Manor Garden Dinner & Movie:   February 19th beginning at 6pm at the Province Center.  Potluck style  

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October Garden Activities

October 7, 2018

We have come to the end of our first summer season in the new garden, but the garden activities continue as we enjoy fall crops and prepare the garden for winter. Monday, October 1         10am – Noon     Fall prep and cover crop planting Tuesday, October 2         10am – noon      Fall prep and cover crop planting...

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Garden Cart rolls out

September 4, 2018

Thank you to the many people who supported the garden by purchasing fresh produce from the garden cart this summer! As September rolls in the cart will roll out until next summer. Thank you!  

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September Garden Activities

September 4, 2018

9/3         LABOR DAY – enjoy a rest from your labors   9/4         10am – Noon     Harvest for Farm Market   9/5         Farm Market at Redeemer Lafayette 10am set up;  11am – 1:30pm Sales   9/7         9am – Noon       High School Service day.  Please let me know if you can assist   9/11       10am –...

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August Garden Activities

July 28, 2018

August Garden Schedule   1st           Farm Market at Holy Redeemer Lafayette:  set up at 10am sales from 11am – 1:30pm    Garden Activities                                             5 – 7pm   2nd          Garden activities                                              10am – Noon   6th           Harvest for Food cupboard, etc                 10am – Noon   7th           Harvest for Farm Market                              10am – Noon   8th          ...

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Fruits of the earth

July 13, 2018

Many people ask us, “What do you grow in the garden?”  Then there is a pause as we wonder where to begin. The garden may have begun with the basics but has now expanded to include a variety of Spring, Summer, and Fall crops.  While we do grow tomatoes, peppers, eggplants and basil we also...

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Garden Cart

July 13, 2018

A Garden Cart featuring a small sampling of the daily harvest from the garden is now set up at SPARK! every weekday from 11am – 3pm.  All are welcome to stop by.   SPARK! is located at 521 Moredon Rd. Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

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Its a COMMUNITY Garden

July 6, 2018

A very suitable quote for our garden comes from Wendall Berry, “The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health, age into youth, death into life. Without proper care for it we can have no community,...

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July in the Garden

June 29, 2018

The following Garden Activities are scheduled for July 7/2                         10am – Noon – Garlic Harvest in the former garden   7/3                         10am – Noon – general garden tending   7/4                         Independence Day – no activities scheduled   7/5                         10am – Noon – Garden tending   7/6                         10am – Noon – Farm Market...

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What’s Growing in the Garden?

June 24, 2018

Besides collards, lettuce, kale, corn, cabbage, tomatoes . . . There has been a lot of other growth in the garden: This past week we welcomed Brian Kelly as our first part-time Garden/Farm Assistant.  Brian comes with a love for the outdoors, a passion for good food, and a background in landscaping.  He has also...

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