1. Garden Demonstrations in the Pantry

    For most of the year we host short, drop-in gardening demonstrations in the food Pantry and Pantry Garden, in order to teach about different methods and considerations to grow fresh produce.  Be sure to check them out when you shop, or just drop in to participate!

    2017 Garden Demonstration Topics

    Week of April 3: MHC Garden Highlight

    Week of April 10: Weed or Seedling?

    Week of April 17: Herb Gardening

    Week of April 24: Soil Health

    Week of May 1: Garden Planning

    Week of May 8: Container Planting

    Week of May 15: Companion Planting

    Week of May 22: Worm Bins

    Week of May 29: Attracting Pollinators

    Week of June 5: Troubleshooting Bug Issues

    Week of June 12: Troubleshooting Disease

    Week of June 19: Tomato Care

    Week of June 26: Watering in the Garden

    Garden Workshops

    Through out the year we have free garden education workshops covering topics such as garden planning, seed starting, composting and extending the harvest.  See our  2017 Garden Workshop Brochure  for more information!

    Gardening How-To and Information

    Check out our Blog for gardening resources covering a variety of topics from how to take advantage of leaves in your garden, to how to grow microgreens.


    If you are new to gardening, we’ve created a guide to help you get started:

    So, You’re Starting a Garden