Events

Click on the orange links for more information about upcoming VCGN events and educational opportunities and see the statewide garden calendar below.

Coming Up….

Grow It! Workshops for Garden Leaders

Join community and school garden leaders from your region to learn strategies, share stories, and swap ideas that will boost your garden programs. Our spring Grow It! workshop theme is “Growing Community.” 

Workshops are held at locations around the state. Find a workshop near you! All events will take place 4:00-7:00pm and include a light meal.

  • Rutland – Vermont Farmers Food Center – March 9
  • White River Junction – Center for Transformational Practice – March 14
  • Montpelier – Montpelier High School – March 16
  • Lyndon Center – Lyndon Institute – March 21
  • North Bennington – The Village School of North Bennington  – March 23
  • Burlington – Bishop Booth Conference Center at Rock Point – March 30

Register today! Questions?  Email libby@vcgn.org or call (802) 861-4769.


GROWING FOOD, GROWING COMMUNITY
EXHIBIT APRIL-June

Stop by New Moon Cafe at 150 Cherry St. in Burlington to view beautiful images from VCGN’s Community Teaching Garden by Dan Daniel and Cristina Clarimon-Alinder. Their complementary styles document the rhythm of the growing season and the nourishing spirit of this transformative educational site.

New Moon is open 7:30am-8:30pm Sunday-Friday (closed Saturdays) for coffee, creative breakfast and lunch items, delicious cupcakes, and more!

Proceeds from art sales benefit the Community Teaching Garden Scholarship Fund. Archival-quality prints are $45-$85 and available for purchase from VCGN. Contact us at (802) 861-4769 or info@vcgn.org.


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CLASSES, WORKSHOPS & TRAINING

Community Teaching Garden

Registration is cosed for the 2017 class. This hands-on beginner organic vegetable gardening class covers how to plant, cultivate, harvest, and preserve the harvest from your own plot and shared garden space in a cooperative learning environment.

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