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The Forge Garden

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

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The Forge Garden
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The Forge Garden

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

  •  Water Catchment Workshop (Dec 6)

    Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
    water droplet. Photo Courtesy of Stockemup
    Wish for rain, then learn how to harvest it and put it to smart use for your garden plans!

    Water Catchment Workshop | Saturday, 12/6 |10-12pm

    • Hopefully it will be a rainy winter, so let's harvest the rain!
    • Learn how to install simple water catchment systems off roofs and other structures
    • Learn about other water-wise gardening techniques

    Workshops and Events: RSVP HERE!

  •  Cooking Demonstration (Nov 21)

    Friday, Oct. 24, 2014
    Cooking at the Forge
    Feast your eyes, taste buds, and stomachs at this live cooking demo with a Bon Appetit chef!

    Cooking Demonstration | Friday, 11/21 | 12-1pm

    • Learn a new recipe or cooking skill just in time for the holiday season
    • Professional Chef from Bon Appetit will use garden produce to cook a meal right in front of you
    • There will be samples and snacks, come hungry!

    Workshops and Events: RSVP HERE!