Community Garden Happenings

———————————————————————————————————————————————— TomatoFest Closing Party Benefits N. Lawndale Garden –Sunday, Sept. 26th This summer Slow Food Chicago teamed up with Neighborspace, Chicago Honey Co-op and the North Lawndale Greening Committee to transform a vacant lot into a small farm. The project, called preSERVE, is the beneficiary of Custom House Tavern’s TomatoFest closing party!  From 1:00-3:30pm, chefs from some…

Community Garden Happenings

At Root Riot Harambee’s monthly meeting we discussed the possibility of obtaining a greenhouse or a “Hoop House”.  The Greater Englewood Garden Association, GEGA, a collective of gardens in vacant lots, schools, and churches, has a “Hoop House”.  For anyone interested, the next GEGA meeting is this Saturday, September 11th at 10:00 – 11:30 am…