Visit the Organic Vegetable Garden!
One of the best ways to learn about vegetable gardening is to see long established gardens in action. Make time this year to visit the Organic Vegetable Garden in north Arlington at Potomac Overlook Regional Park, one of the seven demonstration gardens operated by Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia.
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Weekly Garden Talks at Central Library
You are invited to weekly Garden Talks on Wednesday evenings 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Arlington Central Library. These talks cover a variety of gardening topics presented by experienced local gardeners and professionals.
The Garden Talks are a collaboration between Master Gardeners, Friends of Urban Agriculture and Central Library. The talks are outside the main parking lot entrance by the gardens, and continue through September.
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Donate Your Extra Vegetables!
We welcome your fresh veggies at our Plot Against Hunger’s Produce Bagging Center. We will deliver it to local food pantries the same day! Each donation, small or large, makes a big difference to our food insecure neighbors.
The Produce Bagging Center located at Rock Spring Church (5010 Little Falls Road) is open:
- May – July Mondays 1:00pm – 3:00pm
- August – October Mondays and Thursdays, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
On Mondays that are Federal holidays, the Center is open on Tuesday: July 5, September 6 and October 11.
Want to help at the Center? Volunteer to package the produce and/or deliver to food pantries. Just 2 hours of your time will make a big difference. CLICK HERE to sign up. More on volunteering below.
Special Request! The Bagging Center needs paper grocery bags to transport produce to food pantries. Please bring your used paper grocery bags to the Center or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange another day and location to make your donation.
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