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The Forge Garden

News and Events related to The Forge Garden, SCU's organic community garden.

The Forge Garden
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The Forge Garden

News and Events related to The Forge Garden, SCU's organic community garden.

  •  Beginner Gardening Workshop (Oct 7)

    Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014
    Workshop
    New to gardening? This workshop is for you!

    Beginner Gardening Workshop | Tuesday, 10/7 | 12-1pm

    • New to gardening? This workshop is for you!
    • Basic information on soil, water, planting, and care
    • This is a beginner level class and will cover very general practices

    Workshops and Events: RSVP HERE!

  •  Crop Planning and Succession Planting Workshop (Sept 29)

    Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014
    Crop Planning. Photo by Channing McCabe.
    This is an advanced level working session for gardeners about planning

    Crop Planning and Succession Planting Workshop | Monday, 9/29 | 9-11am

    • Advanced level working session for gardeners looking to expand their planning strategy
    • Learn about companion planting, crop rotation, cover crops, successional planting, and seasonal planning
    • Sponsored by the Silicon Valley Health Corps

    Workshops and Events: RSVP HERE!

  •  Fall Planting Workshop and Plant Sale (Sept 27)

    Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014
    Fall Plant Sale
    Fall Planting Workshop and Plant Sale on Saturday, Sept. 27

    Fall Plant Sale | Saturday, 9/27 | 10-1pm

    • Organic vegetable and herb seedlings for your fall/winter garden
    • Selection includes: broccoli, lettuce, kale, chard, cauliflower, cabbage, etc.

    Fall Planting Workshop | Saturday, 9/27 | 10:30-noon

    • Learn about plant spacing, water needs, light and nutrient requirements
    • Hands-on planting demonstration and garden tour
    • Shop at the plant sale before or after the workshop!

    Workshops and Events: RSVP HERE!

  •  Summer Garden Hours

    Monday, Jun. 30, 2014
    New summer garden and volunteer hours are on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9-11 am.

    New drop-in volunteering/ garden hours this summer are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9-11 am. For volunteer groups larger than five, please arrange in advance via theforge@scu.edu. Come when you can, leave when you need to! All staff, faculty, community members, students, clubs, and organizations are welcome to attend.

    Visit, volunteer, meet friends and learn new skills. Produce is available at the weekly Friday Farm Stand from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.