Neighbours Day – Sunday 29th March 2pm to 4pm

As part of Neighbours Day  Northern Community Gardens is having a Garden Open Day as part of our working bees this Sunday 2pm to 4pm.

Come along to the Jay St Garden any time between 2pm and 4pm  and see how the garden has been growing, chat to other gardeners and locals and bring the kids for a run around the garden!

As always everyone is welcome at the garden so pop down and check out the garden!

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Spring Planting Day!

Spring Planting Day

Jay Street Community Garden is having a spring planting day and would like to invite you to come along and check out the garden.

Come and wander through the garden, plant a seedling and join us for cup of tea.

All welcome!

When : Sunday November the 2nd from 2 -4 pm

Where: Jay Street Community Garden (up the drive at the end of Jay Street) Paparangi, Wellington

If the weather is bad we will advise the postponement on Facebook – Northern Community Gardens and our Website – ncg.org.nz

To find out more about Northern Community Gardens check out our website www.ncg.org.nz or our facebook page at Northern Community Gardens or contact us on info@ncg.org.nz.

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Neighbours Day – Sunday 30th March 2pm to 4pm

As part of Neighbours Day and Local Food Week Northern Community Gardens is having a Garden Open Day as part of our working bees this Sunday 2pm to 4pm.

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Come along to the Jay St Garden any time between 2pm and 4pm  and see how the garden has been growing, chat to other gardeners and locals and bring the kids for a run around the garden!

As always everyone is welcome at the garden so pop down and check out the garden!

 

 

 

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Visitors at the Garden

We had a lovely afternoon today at the Jay St Garden.

We had some children from the Enviro club at Paparangi school come along and help set up our worm farm! We looking forward to having you visit again soon!

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Plus Andy visited us from Hawea Flats Domain Food Forest and gave a gift of a Chilean Guava and a Globe Artichoke. Thanks Andy for talking to us and giving us some great ideas. Here is some information on OOOOBY about Andy’s project.

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Growing Stronger Communities

We had a nice article and photo in the Dominion Post on Tuesday 29th of January on the WCC our Wellington page.

Click here for the link to the article on the WCC website

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Kiwi Community Assistance

Kiwi Community Assistance (KCA) is a registered charity  that provides and assists in the provision of household goods, clothing and food to families in need in our local area (Newlands, Johnsonville, Tawa, Porirua, Titahi Bay).

We have recently had a few good harvest at Jay St garden and have been able to donation some broccoli, potatoes, lettuce and other veggies to KCA.

We harvested a total of 17.4kg of Potatoes from one bed! and most of these have been donated to KCA.

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Garden Celebration

Here are a few photos from our first anniversary celebration on Sunday 9th December 2012. It was a great afternoon in the Sun. Thanks to everyone who has helped with the garden in the last year.

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Check out our facebook page for more photos.

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