Community Garden Day is more than just a name or an exuse for a party. In the Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Saturday September 13, 2014 will be officially declared Community Garden Day by City Council Proclamation. Read the resolution text below, and join us for the official proclamations at the date and location listed to show your #communitygardenpride Read more about Community Garden Day Proclamations
Volunteers Needed! Community gardens hosting events on Community Garden Day are all volunteer-run. They need YOUR help spreading the word about their events in order to get visitors to the garden, and to spread awareness about the day in general. Willing to help do event outreach for community gardens near you? Please contact email@example.com arrange to pick up posters and brochures at the Gardening Matters office to pass out to businesses and community centers in your area! Read more about Volunteers Needed!
The Parade of Community Gardens is now "Community Garden Day"--the name has changed but the concept hasn't! On this page you'll find archived examples of previous years' press releases, Community Garden Day resolutions, brochures, as well as participating garden descriptions, video, and links to photos. Plan on attending a Community Garden Day 2011 celebration and take yourself on a tour of community gardens where you live. Meet the people that create and maintain these spaces, and celebrate the role that community gardens play in beautifying and foodifying your neighborhood!