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MARC Community Garden

Our community garden is open to anyone who wants to learn how to grow food with others. Both seasoned gardeners and beginners can enjoy this space. Each season, we collectively grow food in a large shared space and share our harvest with anyone who helps us maintain the garden. We also rent out thirty-five 4'x8' plots in which people can grow their own food to take home.

Our mission: In our garden, we create a positive community space where we grow healthy food and friendships. We do this through learning, open communication, and caring for each other and nature.

Cooking and Gardening Workshops
The garden offers free cooking and gardening workshops during the summer. Check out our schedule and join us for some family-friendly fun.
Help and Harvest
Thursdays & Sundays, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Help in the garden, meet new people, and bring home a beautiful harvest.
Rent a Plot
The MARC Community Garden rents out 4'x8' plots each season, including five wheelchair accessible, waist-high beds. We provide workshops and one-on-one support for new gardeners. Gardeners of all ages are welcome to garden with us.
The garden is committed to accessibility for all Meadville area residents. Volunteer hours can take a variety of forms and can be recorded on Meadville Time Trade.
$0 + 4 hours of volunteer work
$10 + 3 hours of volunteer work
$20 + 2 hours of volunteer work
$35+ 1 hours of volunteer work

Thank You to Our Community Partners!

Employees of our community partners receive free admission to the MARC