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One last unofficial horrah!

For those who might need a few more work hours or for those who just can’t get enough, please join for a unofficial work party on Sunday Nov 5, 2017 at 12.  The party will kick off with a presentation about soil conditions and how to prepare for the 2018 growing season AND information about growing […]

Preparing for Next Year’s Harvest; soil preparation and potato gardening.

Presented by Laurier Major Learn the soil basics for most of the PSCG plots, what to look for and how to improve the conditions for your wee seedlings to take off into full bloom in 2018.  That’s right, preparing now will help in the long run.  AND see what it takes to go from couch […]

Learn about Kombucha!

Come one, come all to learn about the delicious and ancient beverage kombucha!  Created in 221 BC, this popular drink has many health properties and is easy to make at home.  Please join Kate on July 23 at the Pine Street Garden Shed (6th and Fir St.) for a 2 hour information and how to […]

Can you dig it? Soil Composition Talk

By Laurier Major A 30 minute intro session that will cover the average soil situation for most of the PSCG plots, what to look for and how to improve the conditions for your wee seedlings to take off into full bloom. Bring a chair, park it on the ground or stand while fellow garden Laurier […]

Community Gardeners’ Workshop Series

Members of community gardens in the City of Vancouver are invited to attend workshops on various gardening topics. All events are offered by our community partners, and are free of charge*. It’s an opportunity for gardeners to share their expertise about community gardening, and to meet members of other gardens and learn from each other. […]

Collaborative Community Mural Call for Artist Project

The Pine Street Community Garden(www.pinestreetgardens.org) is looking for an artist to provide services to engage the general public and local community to create a collaborative community mural on a shipping container located in a new city park adjacent to the Community Garden. The park is located on the corner of west 6th Avenue and Fir […]

Where

The Pine Street Community Gardens, established in 2006, runs for two blocks along side the railroad tracks on West 6th Avenue between Fir and Burrard.

Garden Side + Orchard Side

The western block of the gardens, what we call the Orchard Side, is one of Vancouver’s only urban orchards, featuring apple, pear, plum and many other varieties of fruit trees. The east block, or Garden Side, of the gardens is home to over 40 vegetable and garden plots.

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