Pollinator Day at the Garden was beautiful! We enjoyed seeing new, current, former and potential future gardeners touring the garden and learning about all of the ways pollinators make our garden fruitful and productive. Our beekeepers Barbara Klieforth and Natashia Davis were on hand and demonstrated how they inspect the beehives and make sure the … Continue reading Pollinator Day at the Garden was beautiful!
Help us kick start the 2022 growing season! Please join this short workshop where you’ll learn how to get an early start on your vegetable, herb and flower planting for the spring! Brian Bennett, Co-Leader of the Cottage City Community Garden, will share his tips for successful sowing and transplanting. All are welcome to join this virtual workshop. … Continue reading Seed Starting Workshop, Sat., Feb 19, 10am
Join Cottage City Community Garden’s Salsa in the Garden event! Taste test homegrown and homemade Cottage City salsas while enjoying salsa music. Learn how to dance salsa and pick some veggies! Register today! FREE! Saturday, August 14th 12:00pm – 2:00pm Location Cottage City Community Garden 4222 Cottage Terrace Cottage City, MD 20722 CLICK HERE TO … Continue reading Salsa in the Garden
Cottage City Community Garden is now part of the community of gardeners across the country who are growing good food as a climate solution.
Climate Victory Gardens are powerful tools for change and estimated that, over the next ten years, every 2,500 gardens will capture carbon at the equivalent of taking 70,000 cars off the road for a year. Continue reading Cottage City Garden is a Climate Victory Garden
UPDATE: THIS WAS AN OUTSTANDING WORKSHOP. Watch our recap below. Our first in-person garden workshop will take place on Saturday, June 12 at 11am. The workshop will be on honeybees and will be given by our very own beekeepers, Darcy and Natashia. We invite you to attend this interactive workshop and learn about the fascinating … Continue reading Honeybees in the Garden
COVID Guidelines Update: Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks announced today that the County will align with the State of Maryland and lift capacity and distancing restrictions for all indoor and outdoor venues. These new guidelines will go into effect by Executive Order on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 5:01 p.m. “Beginning Monday, May 17 … Continue reading Updated Covid Guidelines
Join the Cottage City Garden on Saturday, March 13 for our spring registration event! gardeners can begin to sign-up for the 2021 garden season. Please note that you will not be able to begin gardening this season until all application and liability waivers are completed. This year, garden registration will operate slightly differently due to COVID. You can … Continue reading 2021 Garden Registration!
Our main goal for the garden is to work together or next to each other in relative harmony while also sharing more in each other’s culture and life experience. We hope that you will treat one another with respect, be courteous in all interactions, and work together to resolve any disagreements. If you have any … Continue reading Cottage City Community Garden Agreements
Sustainable Gardening for Water Preservation February 6, 2021 at 12:00pmRegister Online: https://bit.ly/2XNgNKT Water is a precious resource and a necessary component to having a healthy lawn and a thriving vegetable and flower garden. But the rising cost of water and increased variability of weather, such as drought and severe rainfall, is leading many gardeners and … Continue reading Workshop: Sustainable Gardening for Water Preservation
Can you believe it!? We can and we wouldn’t have been able to do it without you! For 10-years now, the Cottage City Community Garden has served as a space for health, relaxation, community, nutrition, and fun! We are so excited to celebrate 10-years of community gardening, harvesting great food, great friends, and great memories.
To celebrate 10-years, we’re hoping to raise $2,000 to install solar power to support a drip irrigation system and outdoor lights to support public safety in the evening. Continue reading Celebrating 10 Years!