Dear Neighbours, What is a WORK BEE? Work Bees are scheduled times when the community gets together to work on their garden. The Urban Shades Community Garden is having it’s first WORK BEE this Sunday, August 10th at 2 p.m. … Read More
There is good hews for the Urban Shades Community Garden. They are being funded $7000 by the City of Ottawa through the Community Garden Development Fund (http://justfood.ca/community-gardening-network/community-garden-development-fund/). An additional $2000 will be provided for compulsory soil tests. The organizers wish … Read More
A community garden project on its initial start-up phase is underway in Sandy Hill! Basic idea – a communal garden without plots where people get together to work on the entire area twice a week, and share and take home … Read More
Thank you for your ideas and contributions to the Chapel Street Splash Pad survey! The results are now available here: Chapel St Splash Pad Revitalization Survey Results. Residents will have the opportunity to contribute additional ideas to the ‘Idea Garden’ … Read More
Action Sandy Hill’s Vision Sandy Hill Working Group is launching a revitalization of the Chapel Street Splash Pad and we want to hear from you about what you’d like to see. What do you love about the park? What bothers … Read More
Date: Saturday, September 14th, 2013 Time: 8:30 a.m. Location: Richelieu Park, Vanier The Ottawa Sustainability Tour is a self-guided tour that you can take by car, bicycle or bus in order to visit 10 sites in Ottawa that demonstrate a … Read More
The Sandy Hill Community Garden is in need of help to keep the garden growing throughout this summer season. They are a small garden group this year, and could use some helping hands from the community to upkeep garden plots … Read More
Thank you to Terry Stavnyck, your garden brightens up our walks. Merci à Terry Stavnyck, votre jardin rend l’esprit heureux.