Celebrate Garden Days June 15 at Parkallen Community Garden 1 pm

Bring a picnic and a blanket to the Parkallen Community Garden on June 15, 1 p.m. Rink Mural Part II Workshop at 2 p.m.  in the Parkallen Community Hall Garden Days is Canada’s largest garden party, a celebration of the vital role of gardening in our communities and lives. It begins on National Garden Day, Saturday …

May Long Weekend Planting Bees

Gardeners, there are two planting bees schedule on May Long Weekend, the traditional “get your garden in” weekend in Edmonton, when we consider “all danger of frost to have past.” Help seed the garden Saturday May 18, 2-4 p.m. and/or Sunday May 19, 2-4 p.m. If you can’t make either date, you’re still welcome to …

Garden Meetings 2019

TWO GARDEN MEETINGS Afternoon of Saturday April 27th Come celebrate and support our garden Gardener Welcoming Gathering with Snacks Time: 2-3 p.m. at the garden south side of the rink To welcome all those who think they may be interested in helping plant and/or maintain the garden this year and talk about our garden plans, …

Parkallen Community Garden in 2018

The Parkallen Community Garden is growing in the 2018 season and you are invited to our 5th annual AGM. Where: Parkallen Community Hall When: Friday, May 25th, 2018, 6:30-7:30 p.m. What: an opportunity to ask questions and give input into plans for the season or simply listen and learn about the garden Times you’re most …

Tardis Bird Feeder

Says Community Garden Director, Marlene Wurfel, “Within an hour of hanging this in our blue spruce, a blue nuthatch arrived to hover around it in wonderment. Yes, we named him The Doctor.” To make a Tardis birdfeeder watch this tutorial. And print these templates (click on them  for resized versions):