Food Bank

Food Bank

Did you know that Abbotsford Community Garden members regularly donate to the local food bank? Every Tuesday and Thursday morning, garden volunteers pack up and deliver our donations of fresh vegetables. The donation container is ready to be filled –...
All Plots are Rented

All Plots are Rented

Plot registration for new members took place after the ACG annual general meeting on March 5. With a lineup of eager gardeners, the twenty-two available plots were all rented within half an hour. Our garden is managed entirely by volunteers, so we do not keep an...
Board of Directors Service Opportunities

Board of Directors Service Opportunities

Board of Director Positions Most of these positions take more than the required 6 hours of work in-kind hours but the service can be very rewarding. An amiable attitude, positive communication abilities, and some organizational skills are as asset. Most of the...
Mower and Weedeater Safety

Mower and Weedeater Safety

Volunteers on the lawn care team take responsibility for ensuring that our paths are mowed and garden plots are edged. They make the garden a much more pleasant place to visit. If we had to slog through long grass or pull the ever-creeping buttercups out by hand, we...
Potato Patch Progress

Potato Patch Progress

by Tracy Hueppelsheuser, Potato Patch Volunteer Lead Our potatoes are growing taller and blooming! Good work, Potato Volunteers, keeping them watered, weeded, and...