The Glencoe Community Garden partners with the Glencoe Park District to provide FREE educational programs throughout the year.  Please check here for new events and updates.

 

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COMPOST UPDATE

Thanks to YOUR contribution to the
Garden's composting program, we are FULL!

Please bring your kitchen scraps to the Village drop-off

location on Temple Court in Glencoe. 
It's an easy drive by and dump!
Please DO NOT dump scraps or anything
on the Garden's planting beds!


AND KEEP COMPOSTING ALL YEAR LONG!
Drop off anytime: Coffee grounds, Egg shells, 
Veggie and fruit scraps (free of dressings and oils),
Tea bags & Plant clippings 
Please NO: Meat, Fish, Corn cobs/husks, Fruit pits,
Bread, Rice or Paper
on the south side of the Public Works Service Building 
on Temple Court in Glencoe
 

SUPER BOWLS, GREENS AND GOOD TIMES! with Health Coach Evey Schweig

Wednesday, January 8; 7:00 - 8:30 pm Takiff Center

Learn how to create a delicious and 
nutritionally balanced Food Bowl.
Assemble your own healthy 
mini-bowl to sample.

Please RSVP by January 6

to contact@glencoecommunitygarden.com

PLANNING YOUR EDIBLE GARDEN With The Organic Gardener's Adrienne Detanico

Tuesday, February 11; 7:00 - 8:30 pm Takiff Center

How to start?  What grows best where?  How much space? Adrienne Detanico, Lead Gardener with the Organic Gardener, will answer these questions and many more as she discusses how to customize your garden to your space and needs.  With her background in creating beautiful and productive gardens, Adrienne will highlight how to define and implement your garden goals.

POWER TOWER - POSITIVE STEPS TO A BETTER FUTURE! With Jim Goodman

Wednesday, March 11; 7:00 - 8:30 pm Takiff Center

GCG's commitment to the environment has inspired the development of the Garden's new Power Tower area and the Power Tower Foundation (PTF).  Come learn about the GCG's newest innovative, interactive exhibit focused on alternative energy and the positive steps we ALL can take for our future.  A sneak peek of the trailer of the PTF's upcoming documentary will be shown.

SAY YES TO CANNING - EXPERT CHEF TIPS, TRICKS AND TASTES With Chef Mike Koerner

Tuesday, March 31; 7:00 - 8:30 pm Takiff Center

Chef Mike Koerner, owner of Chez Mikey, will share samples of his delicious and nutritious side dishes as he unveils valuable tips on how to can your summer harvests for your winter and spring dinners.  He also will provide a hands-on advice on canning that can easily be done at home.  Chef Mike will prepare several flavor-filled culinary delights to share.  

Please RSVP by March 27 to contact@glencoecommunitygarden.com

COME FARM WITH US!

Volunteer Summer Harvest and Compost Times

starting June - October 2020:

Tuesday 7:30AM - 9:00AM

Thursday 7:30AM - 9:00AM

Saturday 10:00AM-12:00PM

Drop-ins welcome!  No expericence necessary!

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