Archive: 2015

Drury University Partners with Springfield Community Gardens

Published on 2015-10-26 in Garden News

We are excited to announce Drury University kicked off their partnership with Springfield Community Gardens on Saturday. In addition to volunteer support, they are providing shared use of their greenhouse that was built in 2003.

Pictures from Groundbreaking at Tom Watkins Community Farm

Published on 2015-10-26 in Garden News

Many organizational partners joined us on Saturday for the official groundbreaking ceremony for Tom Watkins Community Farm, funded by a grant from Mid-America Transplant Services.

Springfield Community Gardens Breaks Ground at Tom Watkins Community Farm

Published on 2015-10-23 in Garden News

Springfield Community Gardens is celebrating the ground-breaking of Tom Watkins Community Farm–the first organic, educational community farm in Springfield. In partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, we will host a ground-breaking ceremony at 1909 N Park at 9am, October 24th in celebration of National Food Day.

2014 Year End Report Springfield Community Gardens

Published on 2015-02-11 in GeneralGarden News

CFO Metro grant impact The Community Foundations of the Ozarks Metropolitan Innovation grant award of $12,000 enabled SCG to improve or found 4 gardens in 2014, Grant Beach Community Garden, Fairbanks Neighborhood Garden, The Kitchen’s God’s Garden, and Weller Neighborhood Garden.