May 20th: This will be the main event. There will be a BBQ provided by the Lanark Highlands Youth Centre, family games and activities, a baking table, and of course, lots of plants. Keep up to date on our Facebook event page.
May 27th: This week will focus on just the plants. Come out to the garden anytime from 9am to 2pm and see what we have! We will share updates in our main Facebook group closer to the date.
Here is a sample of the plants we've grown for sale this year:
Herbs: Chives, rosemary, basil, dill, mint, parsley, thyme, and more
Flowers: marigolds, snapdragons, cosmos, rudbeckias (coneflowers), and more
Veggies: heirloom tomatoes, paste (sauce-making) tomatoes, sweet bell peppers, spicy peppers, Chinese cabbage, red & green cabbage, cucumber, and more
We can't wait to see you there!
Photos from last year's plant sale at the SLCG
SLCG at Seedy Sunday in Perth
The South Lanark Community Garden will be participating in this year's Seedy Sunday in Perth, hosted by the Perth Farmers Market. Stop by our table and say hi!
Sunday March 5, 2023, 10am to 3pm
What's a Seedy Sunday? (Or, a Seedy Saturday?) Find more information from Seeds of Diversity here! Our local event this year happens to be taking place on a Sunday, but the idea remains the same. :)
Announcement of our Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Birds of the South Lanark Community Garden
Are you interested in learning to identify birds by sight and sound? Would you like to know how sustainable garden practices can help our feathered friends? Join SLCG board member and avid birder, Ramsey Hart for this walk around the garden area. Following the walk we'll have coffee and snacks available.
The first annual plant sale and BBQ
Our first annual plant sale and BBQ fundraiser.