Category Archives: Events

Spring 2013 Garden Application

It is that time of year! Is your organization or another group that you know interested in growing a garden? Interested in contributing to food security? Interested in raising delicious, sustainable food? Well you’re in luck. Applications are ready! Click … Continue reading

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First Annual Harvest Fest

After the second full season of CGC, we hosted our first ever end-of-season celebration…Harvest Fest! Held at the Keene Rec Center, all 6 of the sites taking part in CGC came together to represent both their successes and challenges from … Continue reading

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Grow Garden Grow!

Crabgrass got you down? Beans in a tangle? Don’t give up! Sandi Bandieri, director of the Keene Senior Center and master gardener has some July garden tips that we could all benefit from. Step 1: Weed Get rid of the weeds … Continue reading

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Building the first garden beds!

A pile of lumber, a hill of soil, a good supply of power drills, shovels, and buckets—garden bed building season has officially begun for CGC! We recently held our final workshop of the season at the Keene Housing Authority Building … Continue reading

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Garden Fun at the YMCA

Come join us at the Keene Family YMCA as we participate in garden activities, network with area gardeners, and think about how to support learning in gardens! Tuesday’s event is a part of the learning series for our garden sites, … Continue reading

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Great Falls Food Hub Strategic Planning Meeting

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the Great Falls Food Hub (GFFH) Strategic Planning Meeting.  GFFH is a collaborative between Post Oil Solutions and South East Vermont Community Action (SEVCA) with the mission/vision to “better the nutritional health … Continue reading

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Join Us For the Upcoming Food For All Conversation!

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Open House Highlights

On a beautiful Saturday afternoon in mid-September, the Community Garden Coordinators hosted their first open house to showcase the development of two gardens in Keene. The event was open to the public and we received an audience from across the … Continue reading

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