Water Harvesting Presentation at Presidio Garden – Ocotober 22nd, 9am

Presidio Garden (near Ft.Lowell and Dodge) will be hosting a talk on Saturday October 22nd at 9am

Joaquin Murrieta will be presenting:
Planting the water: water harvesting for your urban garden

Joaquin is a Cultural Ecologist with the Watershed Management Group who has been involved with numerous watershed-related community outreach projects.

Please contact Shirley (shirleymcro@gmail.com) to reserve a spot and get directions to the garden.

Celebrate Community Gardens of Tucson Day – October 25th

On October 25th of last year, Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild declared October 25th to be Community Gardens of Tucson Day. To Celebrate, Blue Moon Garden will be hosting a potluck dinner. Blue Moon Garden is a lovely oasis located behind Tucson House at 1501 N. Oracle Rd.

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Please join us at Blue Moon to celebrate! Tuesday, October 25th at 5:30pm.

Potluck at Nottinghill Garden – October 27th

Community Gardens of Tucson collaborates with the International Rescue Committee to provide gardening venues for newly resettled international refugees. The IRC is currently sponsoring 24 families at 4 CGT garden locations.

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To celebrate the growth of their program and the blessing of cooler weather, the IRC has organized a Fall Celebration Potluck and Garden Tour at the Nottinghill Garden on Thursday October 27, 3:30-6:30 pm. IRC clients expressed interest in cooking an amaranth dish.  Please join the fun and bring a dish to share!

The garden is at 2660 N. Alvernon, on site of the Nottinghill Apartments. You may park in the front lot off Alvernon and walk through the apartment courtyard straight back to the garden. The garden is fenced in and nearest building D of the apartments. Please do not park on Flower St. as to not disturb neighbors.