Tag Archives: Keene

Second Harvest of the Season!

  Attention: Gardeners! We have some awesome harvest news! This past Tuesday, a bunch of our wonderful volunteers and staff members congregated out at The Westmoreland Garden Project to help harvest MORE food! After some weeding, harvesting, washing the vegetables, washing … Continue reading

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Watermelon Salad

Hey Gardeners!!!! Happy Fourth of July!  In honor of this patriotic holiday, we have a recipe for a delicious and SUPER EASY garden snack!  Watermelon Salad.  Thats right, we are about to open your mind to a fruity and healthy … Continue reading

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The Dream Team

What do you get when you combine hummus, crayons, and laughter? A wealth of dreams. Last week, just hours before our CGC team was to embark across the country to join families for the Thanksgiving holiday, we hosted a meeting … 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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Upward and Woodward

Woodward Home harvests 19.5lbs of food, is growing Keene’s largest pumpkin, and is working with Home Depot to build a brand new shaded garden patio with easier garden access for residents. It’s always a pleasure to share a success story … 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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How does CGC build a garden bed?

As we continue with bed building for the spring, we thought you might like to know how and why we build the beds the way we do.  We selected our model to take advantage of the many distinct benefits of … 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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