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Community Gardens at In Good Tilth

This is an article about how community gardens preserve valuable intercultural knowledge about growing, cooking, and eating food– something called “kitchen literacy.”

I had the privilege of researching and writing this article for… 151 more words

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Can You Dig It? School Gardens that Welcome Everyone

It’s spring!  Time to introduce your kids to the magical feeling that comes with pulling a carrot right up out of the soil, or picking a perfectly ripe, sun-warmed cherry tomato from the vine.  773 more words

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Community Gardens: From Thrift to War to Urban Activism

My first exposure to community gardens was as someone growing up in a city, and later as a suburban apartment-dweller that refused to accept I wouldn’t be able to garden. 644 more words


Kids Small Space Garden

Kids can grow abundant organic produce in a small space garden by using several different techniques. By practicing succession planting, kids can harvest a series of crops from a single pot, container, or raised bed garden. 266 more words


Allotments going begging - get one while you can!

It used to be the case that there would be a long waiting list for an allotment – well, in Thurrock it appears they’re there for the taking if you want one: … 454 more words


Community Garden Sign-Ups Scheduled

Looking for a place to garden this season? The POCG has plots available for the 2017 season! New gardeners can meet our Garden Coordinator, Sarah, and sign-up for a plot at our garden sign-up events. 41 more words

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Free Yoga at CityPlace Wednesday

Fitness Hub and LA Fitness are hosting Free Workout Wednesday: Yoga on the Plaza, Feb. 22 at CityPlace.

The program takes place the last Wednesday of every month from 6 to 7 p.m. 18 more words