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The Forge Garden

News and Events related to The Forge Garden, SCU's organic community garden.

The Forge Garden
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The Forge Garden

News and Events related to The Forge Garden, SCU's organic community garden.

  •  Container Gardening (4/22 & 4/25)

    Friday, Mar. 6, 2015
    If you don't have much land, container gardening is a good way to go!

    Container Gardening - Wed., April 22 | 12pm and Sat., April 25 | 10am

    • Growing vegetables and fruits in containers is possible!
    • Which plants do well, which don’t, and tips for soils and watering
    • Tour the demonstration garden and ask the experts!

    All workshops are free and family-friendly. If you have any questions, please contact us at theforge@scu.edu. REGISTER HERE.

    container gardening
  •  Raised Bed Construction (4/11)

    Friday, Mar. 6, 2015
    Create your own raised bed garden with the skills taught at this workshop!

    Raised Bed Construction (Start Organic) - Sat., April 11 | 10am

    • Led by Start Organic, a landscape installation company
    • Learn how to build a raised bed, which soils to use, and how to install irrigation
    • Very hands-on, come prepared to work!

    All workshops are family freindly. If you have any questions, please contact us at theforge@scu.edu. REGISTER HERE.

     

    raised beds at the Forge Garden
  •  Water-Wise Landscaping (3/14)

    Friday, Mar. 6, 2015
    Workshop led by Start Organic, a landscape installation company. Learn how to convert your lawn!

    Landscape Water-Wise (Start Organic) - Sat., March 14 | 10am

    Led by Start Organic, a landscape installation company

    • Convert your lawn into a native and drought tolerant landscape
    •  Learn about the rebate programs and get paid to save water and create a thriving backyard ecology!

    All workshops are free and family-freindly. If you have any questions, please contact us at theforge@scu.edu. REGISTER HERE.

     

    waterwise gardening
  •  Winter Quarter Hours

    Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
    Working on a dirt pile
    Monday and Thursday 2-4 pm and Friday 9-11 am, weather permitting

    Winter Quarter volunteering/garden hours are Monday and Thursday from 2-4 pm and Friday from 9-11 am. For volunteer groups larger than five, please arrange in advance via theforge@scu.edu. Come when you can, leave when you need to! All staff, faculty, community members, students, clubs, and organizations are welcome to attend. Visit, volunteer, meet friends and learn new skills. Produce is available at the weekly Friday Farm Stand from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.