Spring is HERE!
Save the Date! Saturday July 30th
The Urban Garden Tour and Tasting is FREE event open to everyone! Seven local food producing gardens will open their gates for visitors, educational activities and tours. There is no cost to visit the gardens. Local chefs will be preparing small bites for sampling and local (nonalcoholic) drinks will be available. Find out more and register below to join the tour and to purchase food and beverage tickets. To sample at every garden tickets are $25 in advance. You will receive a punch card at the first garden site you go to.
Register for Urban Garden Tour with Bountiful Cities
Join us at Herb Fest this weekend!
Bountiful Cities Windfall Collective Nursery will be selling at Asheville Herb Fest April 29th -May 1st. We will have a wide selection of edible, medicinal, native and pollinator plants. If you can't make it out to Herb Fest we have plants available to the community throughout the season. Feel free to reach out to Lynx at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or direct requests.
See below for more plant sales coming up on May 5th and 6th! Find more info. on our EVENTS page.
FEAST students at FDNSC are studying spices. Each student in the program chooses a spice, creates a powerpoint to present, and finds a recipe that utilizes that spice to make a dish for the class! Here 5th and 8th graders are making banana pancakes with Spicewalla cinnamon and Mother Earth Food bananas!
Plant Sales to Benefit our School Gardens May 5th, 6th, and beyond!
The Lucy S Herring Elementary Peace Garden will have a plant sale to support FEAST programming on May 5th 8-4pm. After the sale concludes, we will continue to sell any remaining homegrown herb and veggie starts through self-service and honor system payment. All proceeds go directly to the school garden, which is managed in partnership with Bountiful Cities. Visit the Facebook Event for more information.
The Hall Fletcher Elementary FEAST Garden will also hold a plant sale on Thursday May 5th AND Friday May 6th 2:30-5pm AND we need volunteers! Sign up HERE!
Want more details? Reach out to Jacob@BountifulCities.org
Bountiful Cities Community Garden Network Free Workshops and Events
To register for this event click HERE.
No artistic experience needed! Bring a Sketch Book if you have one, if not materials will be provided. Translation and Childcare provided upon request. Link to Facebook Event
The Bountiful Cities Community Garden Network is pleased to present free workshops each month in conjunction with The City of Asheville. For more information about this workshop go to our Facebook Page or check out our events on our Bountiful Cities Website. You can also contact our Community Garden Network Coordinators Isa Whitaker Isa@BountifulCities.org or Lydia George Lydia@BountifulCities.Org