Community Garden

Get in touch with Mother Earth. Exercise your green thumb. Plant produce or flowers.Live off the land.Nurture and be nurtured by growing things.

Now is the season. Starting Mon., April 1, you can rent a garden plot, one per household, at the Community Garden, operated by Outdoor Recreation.

Cost is $35 per plot, and the rental is good through Thurs., Oct. 31, 2024. Starting Mon., April 15, you can sign up for additional garden plots.

Location: Fenced area behind Airman’s Attic on Selfridge Street, across from the Youth Center.

  • Garden Size: Twenty garden plots, each is 4′ x 8′
  • Rental Fee: $35 per plot covers one season’s usage, from April 1 to October 31, 2024.
  • What’s Included: Access to water spigots, use of hoses, pull cart(s), shed, and compost tumbler.

Tool kits are available for rental from Outdoor Recreation.

For more information and to rent a garden plot, visit Outdoor Recreation in person – Bldg. 640 – to complete the paperwork.

Here are some photos of the Community Garden in 2019: