Did you know that a diet complete with fresh fruits and vegetables may reduce the risk of cancers and other chronic diseases? Learn more about the intersection of health and food at the Cottage City Community Garden’s monthly workshop on Saturday, May 13th at 10:00am. Kate Kappel, of the Prince George’s County Master Gardener program will … Continue reading Health & Food
Saturday, August 13th at 10am Cottage City Community Garden 4222 Cottage Terrace Cottage City, MD 20722 Cost: FREE! Join the Cottage City Community Garden for a workshop on seed saving! Chef and Master Gardener Mark Haskell will discuss why seed saving matters and teach basic techniques in growing, harvesting, storing and saving seeds from your … Continue reading Seed Saving Workshop with Chef Mark Haskell
Thanks to a grant written by the Town of Bladensburg, Big Belly Solar Trash and Recycling receptacles are now throughout our community. You can see these stations in Bladensburg, Cottage City, Colmar Manor, Edmonston and Mt. Rainier. These nifty receptacles use solar to compact trash and recycling to get more items per can and send … Continue reading Big Belly Solar Trash and Recycling Centers in the Port Towns
To plant a garden is to believe in the future – Author Unknown To plant a garden is to believe in the future – Author Unknown The Cottage City Community Gardeners would like to thank everyone for their help at our 2016 Garden Season Opener! We shoveled through the rain and moved nearly one ton of … Continue reading Thank you for Volunteering at Cottage City Community Garden
COTTAGE CITY COMMUNITY GARDEN 2016 SEASON OPENER The Garden is located at the End of Cottage Terrace(4222 Cottage Terrace) 9:00AM – 12:00PM APRIL 2, 2016 The Garden is located at the End of Cottage Terrace(4222 Cottage Terrace) Come by the garden to get your hands dirty and help us continue to improve Cottage City Community Garden! Activities include: … Continue reading Cottage City Garden Spring Opener!
7th Annual Garden Party & Sale at Community Forklift’s Reuse Warehouse Saturday, April 2nd, 9am – 4pm 4671 Tanglewood Drive, Edmonston MD 20781 http://www.CommunityForklift.org 301-985-5180 Spring is coming, and so is a great local event: the Community Forklift Garden Party & Sale! Throughout the winter, the nonprofit collects gently-used and surplus lawn & … Continue reading 7th Annual Garden Party & Sale at Community Forklift’s Reuse Warehouse
Our Gardening 101 session is going on now. Check out our stream on periscope. Gardening 101 at Cottage City Town Hall Continue reading How to start a Garden
Have you ever wondered when the Cottage City Community Garden started? Or why our community decided that a communal garden that provides fresh produce (and sometimes fruit) was important? For today’s throwback Thursday, read this article from the 2009 Prince George’s Gazette to have all your questions answered! Port Towns await first community garden Cottage … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Port Towns await first community garden
Port Towns Farmers Market Kick Off Party! Don’t miss the grand opening party of the new Port Towns Farmers Market on July 11 from 10-1! Meet the farmers, taste samples of fresh produce and tasty foods, hear live music, with fun and games for kids. Come to your new neighborhood farmers market at the corner … Continue reading Port Towns Farmers Market Kick Off Party!
Don’t miss out on the NEW Port Town’s Farmers Market starting in Bladensburg on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM at the corner of 58th Avenue & Emerson Street right next to the Port Towns Elementary School. This is an important community service for Bladensburg and the Port Towns offering a food shopping opportunity with … Continue reading Port Towns Farmer’s Market