Niven Work Bee
When: Monday Sept 1st from 1:00-4:00pm
Where: Niven Community Garden in Moyle Park
Join a late summer work bee event in the Niven garden. We will be building more boxes and moving soil. Bring a shovel, work gloves, and a hammer if you have any available. Your support is very much appreciated; we couldn't do it without you!
If you have any questions, please call Katarina Carthew at 445-5300.
Upcoming Event: Fall Harvest Fair!
What: Workshops, garden tours, a veggie show-off, games, potluck feast, and entertainment
When: Saturday September 6th 2014, from 2:00-9:00pm
Where: In N'dilo at the school, gym, and community garden
Join us to celebrate our connection to the land at this free community event where everyone is welcome! Learn how to make medicines from wild plants, pickle beets, bead, and get involved with a community garden. Bring a vegetable, bouquet of flowers/herbs, soup/chowder, or jam/jelly to our fun veggie show-off and show off your harvest and dishes in categories which include the funniest, tastiest, most unique, and biggest. Don't forget to bring your favourite dish to share at our potluck feast and enjoy some local entertainment!
Click here to view the official poster for the 2014 Fall Harvest Fair
Proposed Niven garden. This garden would serve the Niven Lake residents
Yellowknife Community Garden Collective Priorities. Check them out!
Want to know more about the YCGC's History?
A short history of our collective was prepared by Vera Raschke, a YCGC "veteran". Thanks Vera!
Want to learn more about how other community gardens are managed and operated?
We have looked at how other community gardens across the country are managed, and welcome you to do the same. Here are a few links to get you started:
North Vancouver: Edible Garden Project