Join Our Team! VCGN Seeks Executive Director

The Vermont Community Garden Network (VCGN) is dedicated to growing healthy and connected communities through hands-on food and garden education and resources and technical assistance for community-based groups. We are  seeking a full-time Executive Director (ED) based in our Burlington, Vt. office. The ED reports to the Board of Directors, and works with the Board […]

August Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Share Your Bounty By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator Although this year’s harvests are coming a little later in most Vermont gardens, the time of abundance is just around the bend. What better way to celebrate your piles of tomatoes and zucchini than to share the bounty!  Whether it’s swapping plentiful veggies with fellow gardeners, sharing […]

Calling on Garden Support – Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Early spring is the time when garden organizers are taking stock: Are there enough tools on hand? What needs to be fixed or upgraded? Do we need to order compost? In our logistical rush to get things ready, let us not forget perhaps the most important question: Do we have the people committed to the […]

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Grow It! Statewide Garden Leader Workshops

Resources Referenced in the Housing Toolkit

Click here for more info on how to get your own complete copy of the Edible Landscaping & Community Gardening Toolkit for Affordable Housing Communities. STEP 1: Get Your Group Organized Tips and Tools Building Your Garden Leadership Team (VCGN) Making the Most of Meetings (BNAN) Sample Group Agreements (Seeds for Change) Community Garden Guidelines […]

Buy Beer Garden Raffle Tickets Online

  Beer Garden Raffle tickets available here!

Online Donation Form

 

Dirty Weekend 2016

Save the date! The 5th Annual Day in the Dirt is April 29. Click here for info on business sponsorship and team sign-ups. Garden site and volunteer sign-ups coming soon! 2016 Dirty Weekend: The 2016 Dirty Weekend was a tremendous success with more than 280 volunteers transforming 16 community and school garden sites. Big thanks […]

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