St. Barnabas Community Garden

Sharing God's Blessings with Others Through Our Garden

2019 Meetings and Events (Tentative)

The calendar below is tentative, but a good start!

Meeting Location Date and time Comments
Kick off meeting. Paying annual bed rental and deposit (if new to garden), signing waiver. St. Barnabas Church, undercroft Saturday March 16,


MANDATORY .  Also, Seedy Saturday at Hillhurst-Sunnyside Community Centre
Work day[1]: Compost distribution; mulch weeding & refreshing; rain barrel set up St. Barnabas garden Saturday April 27


Alternate date for bad weather  Saturday, May 4th
Weeding and clean-up 12 St. Barnabas garden Wednesday May 22


HSCA farmers’ market
Weeding and clean-up 22 St. Barnabas garden Saturday June 22,


Weeding and clean-up 3[2] St. Barnabas garden Wednesday July 24,


HSCA farmers’ market
Weeding and clean-up 42 St. Barnabas garden Saturday, Aug 24,


Weeding and clean-up 62 St. Barnabas garden Wednesday Oct 2,


HSCA farmers’ market
Final clean up &

Wrap-up meeting

St. Barnabas Church, undercroft & garden Saturday Oct 26,


Coffee & tea

[1] Gardener or proxy must attend to register unless pre-registered at 2018  wrap-up meeting

[2] Gardeners should try to help on 3 or more of the 5 weeding days; if this is not possible, gardeners should request tasks that they can do at their convenience

Also available in PDF  : 2019 Garden Calendar