Community Work Days – every Wednesday and Saturday from 12PM-4PM WE gardens community plots --
Community Plots -- 4’x8’ gardening plots which are leased by community members seasonally for a nominal fee. Gardeners are furnished with soil, natural fertilizers, seed, seedlings and basic organic gardening hands on instruction.
Seasonal planning planting sessions -- community educational sessions on organic gardening from composting to canning. These sessions occur in the spring and the fall as an educational resource for community members. There is no charge for these sessions and a naturally prepared meal is served utilizing foods grown in the gardens.
Weed, Seed, Feed, and Read – a weekly interactive gardening education shared with ‘URBAN KIDS’ ( an after school program of Urban Ministry ) via the west end community gardens.
O.U.R. garden project -- a collaborative project between we gardens and Family Court of Jefferson County through which youth under court order are given the opportunity to work in the community gardens of west end to fulfill their community service hours.
• Spring Equinox Planting Party –planting, planning and spring gardening educational session.
• Summer solstice salutations – sun celebration and first harvest feast, outdoor games, art activities and sun fun in the garden.
• Fall Equinox Planting Party– planting, planning and fall gardening educational session.
• Collard green cook-off – culmination and celebration of the years garden work and wellness expo.