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Peterson Garden Project

March 2019

Garden Leaders Annual Meeting

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
Free

Peterson Garden Project is a community-based volunteer effort. To make it work on a large scale, many teams of people lend their talents and passions to various projects throughout the year. Each Pop-Up Victory Garden has a team of three to five volunteer block captains that help manage their garden with the support of the Peterson Garden Project staff. Block captain teams also support garden-related projects including work days, socials, and more.  Are you considering becoming a block captain for…

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April 2019

Online Garden Planning Demo

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Free

Join us for this online class designed for new gardeners growing with Peterson Garden Project. Our founder, LaManda Joy, will guide you through: A quick overview of gardening with Peterson Garden Project What to expect from your first year of food gardening Planning your garden using the kitchen garden planner from Gardener’s Supply This class will be via Facebook Live. Please tune in to https://www.facebook.com/pg/PetersonGardenProject/ at 7pm. LaManda Joy is an award-winning gardener, author and the founder of Peterson Garden…

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November 2019

Garden Gleaning

November 4 @ 10:00 am - November 9 @ 5:00 pm CST
Free

Join us for the annual end-of-season garden gleaning! While we dedicate anywhere from 5-25% of the plots in the gardens to growing food exclusively for our neighborhood pantries, at the end of the season we harvest excess produce from our member’s plots, just in time for Thanksgiving! If you have still-producing crops such as herbs, kale, and carrots and would rather donate your last harvest to neighbors in need, leave everything in your PGP garden plot and we’ll harvest in the week…

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