Community Garden Day in Phillips


The East Phillips Community 17th Ave. Gardeners invite you to join us on Community Garden Day, Saturday August 6th for free tours of this neighborhood garden and a talk about how three burned out houses, the resolve of a neighborhood and a portion of EPIC’s NRP dollars resulted in a beautiful garden available to East Phillips’ residents.

Rain or Shine.  No tickets necessary.  Tours and Talk are free and open to the public.  Just come dressed for the weather and enjoy. We will provide shade from the sun or shelter from the rain and a beverage appropriate for the day.

Date: Saturday, August 6th from 10:00 A.M. – 1:00pm
Location: 2428 17th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN  55404
10:00 A.M. -1:00 P.M. Garden tours and talk

The East Phillips Community 17th Ave. Garden is one of nearly 50 community gardens participating in Community Garden Day, hosting events and celebrating the spirit of community in the garden.

Visit Gardening Matters website, to see the online map of other participating gardens and when celebrations will be taking place.  Contact information for individual gardens is posted on each garden’s map entry, or you can contact Gardening Matters for specific details about the day or call 612-821-2358.