Upcoming Events

 

  • December 5th: 9:30AM Farm Tour at Childress Creek Ranch (Wortham Bend Road, China Spring 76633)
  • December 8th: 7PM Discussion-Preparing for Spring Planting (East Waco Library; 901 Elm Street)
  • December 15th: 6PM Monthly Meeting- Good Neighbor Settlement House (2301 Colcord Ave, Waco, TX 76707)
    Outline upcoming events, sign up for committees, activities, and/or groups. We will be having a gift exchange-garden based of course, so come join the fun!  

December 17th: Waco Downtown Farmers Market, 9am UGC booth back at the market!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  • January 18th; 11:45AM Book Discussion: The Good Food Revolution by Will Allen; Location TBD
  • January 24th; 6:30PM Book Discussion: The Good Food Revolution by Will Allen; Good Neighbor Settlement House (2301 Colcord Ave, Waco, TX 76707)

In the works…

Workshops:

  • Walk in Workshop, East Waco Library 3:30-5:30: Come and go, learn about planting, and take home your very own seedling to start growing food in your backyard! Date: To Be Determined
  • Education through the Garden Workshop (January): Ideas, demonstrations, and discussions
  • Edible Landscaping Workshop
  • Permaculture instructional series and workshop

Around Town:

  • Building your compost pile demonstration/workshop (Good Neighbor Settlement House)
  • Getting your vegetable garden started presentation/discussion (Calvary Baptist Church Community Garden)

Discussions:

  • Becoming a vendor at the Waco Downtown Farmers Market discussion/presentation
  • Beginning Backyard Gardening
  • Types of Community Gardens
  • Sanger Heights Happenings
  • So you want backyard chickens?

Ideas…

Waco garden tour with stops at community, backyard, and educational gardens.

Walkable Waco event based around gardens.

Open Garden Hours

The UGC Community Garden is located at the Calvary Community Garden (1001 N 18th St. Waco, TX 76706). If you are interested in volunteering yourself or setting up a volunteer group please contact us at hotugc@gmail.com. If you are interested in a garden bed for yourself contact communitygarden@cbcwaco.net

Farmers Market 

Come see UGC at the Waco Downtown Farmers Market! We will be at the Waco Downtown Farmers Market the third Saturday of every month from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at 400 S. University Parks Drive Waco, TX 76701.

December 17th; January 21st; … and hopefully more soon!

 

If you have questions about any of the listed upcoming events please contact us at hotugc@gmail.com 

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