Get Down with the Gardeners

At Gateway Greening, we know the value of a hard day’s work, but we also know how to have a little fun. Join us for one of our educational workshops, volunteer days or community events. There’s year-round enjoyment for all ages, so don’t hesitate to join in.

 

 

Learn More about our regularly scheduled events:

Calendar of Events

October 24, 2017
  • Perennial Foods @ MV SLCL

    October 24, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:30
    625 New Smizer Mill Rd, Fenton, MO 63026, USA

    Discover perennial foods for your garden that will come back each year. This workshop will be held at the St. Louis County Library Meramec Valley Branch.

    Please register for this free event at: https://www.slcl.org/evanced-registration/177347

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October 26, 2017
  • Intro to Medicinal Herbs @ IT SLCL

    October 26, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:00
    8400 Delport Dr., St. Louis, MO 63114

    Learn about the diverse and healing world of medicinal plants with Outreach Manager Matt Even. This workshop is at the St. Louis County Library Indian Trails Branch.

    Please register for this FREE event: https://www.slcl.org/evanced-registration/166173

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October 28, 2017
  • Gateway Greening Urban Farm Tour

    October 28, 2017 @ 08:30 - 09:30
    2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Come tour the largest urban farm located in a US downtown! Covering 2.5 acres, the Gateway Greening Urban Farm grows 8 tons of food a year through the help of volunteers and City Seeds clients.

    Never heard of City Seeds? This unique job training program is offered in collaboration with the St. Patrick Center, providing 10 week programs that combine green industry skills training with therapuetic horticulture for individuals overcoming homelessness, additiction, and other personal challenges.

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    Gateway Greening offers free tours, talks, and workshops across St. Louis. Please help us continue to keep events affordable for all by making a $5 donation at the event!

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  • Garden Project Orientation

    October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:30
    Demonstration Garden, 3841 Bell Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

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  • Urban Ag Class - Crop Rotations

    October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00
    2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Crop rotation is an essential element of organic vegetable production. Learn the principals and how it is implemented on a small scale vegetable farm.

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    Gateway Greening’s Urban Ag Classes are meant to instruct on innovative, small farm practices at an intermediate level. Our goal at these gatherings is to demonstrate up-to-date growing techniques focused in an urban setting, while sharing knowledge about how to become a better grower on small-to-large swaths of urban land.

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October 31, 2017
  • Perennial Foods - SLCL - Eureka Hills Branch

    October 31, 2017 @ 18:30 - 19:30
    156 Eureka Towne Center Dr Eureka, MO, United States

    Learn about perennial foods and how you can cultivate food in your garden that will come back year-after-year.

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November 2, 2017
  • Family Fall Festival @ Prosperity Connection's Pagedale Excel Center

    November 2, 2017 @ 16:00 - 19:00
    6724 Page Ave, St. Louis, MO 63133, USA

    The Family Fall Festival is a FREE community event located at Prosperity Connection’s Pagedale Excel Center (6724 Page Ave., 63133). It will feature a variety of community resources as well as free food, face painting, and a live DJ! Come meet staff from Gateway Greening along with more great organizations and celebrate with us!

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November 3, 2017
  • Graduation: Therapeutic Job Training

    November 3, 2017 @ 14:00 - 15:30
    St Patrick Center, 800 N Tucker Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63101, United States

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November 4, 2017
  • Intro to Medicinal Herbs - DB Branch SLCL

    November 4, 2017 @ 14:00 - 15:00
    300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO, 63011-2222

    Learn about the diverse and healing world of medicinal plants with Matt Even of Gateway Greening.

    Please register for this FREE event! https://www.slcl.org/evanced-registration/167065

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November 7, 2017
  • YGI - Food Safety in the School Garden

    November 7, 2017 @ 18:30 - 19:30
    2211 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    The school garden offers a great opportunity to teach healthy eating choices and basic cooking skills. Learn how to handle food safely in the garden: what to worry about and what not to. In addition, pick up some basic recipes to use with students in the garden.

    Instructor: GGI Farm VISTA

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November 9, 2017
  • 2017 Whitney & Anna Harris Conservation Forum

    November 9, 2017 @ 17:15 - 21:00
    Saint Louis Zoo, Government Drive, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA

    Please join us at The Living World at the St. Louis Zoo for the 2017 Whitney and Anna Harris Conservation Forum on "Environmental Justice"!

    5:15 - 5:45 p.m. Registration and Exhibit Viewing
    5:45 - 6:15 p.m. First Speaker
    6:15 - 6:45 p.m. Second Speaker
    6:45 - 7:30 p.m. Light Dinner and Exhibit Viewing
    7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Third Speaker
    8:00 - 8:30 p.m. Fourth Speaker
    8:30 - 9:00 p.m.Panel Discussion

    Speakers: Pandora Thomas, Dr. Sacoby Wilson, and Dr. Carole Gibbs.

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November 15, 2017
  • Garden Leader Volunteer Training

    November 15, 2017 @ 12:00 - 13:15
    Gateway Greening, 2211 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    For garden leaders in the Gateway Greening network. Learn to manage volunteers of all ages as they lend a hand in your community garden.

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  • Intro to Medicinal Herbs - Headquarters - SLCL

    November 15, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:00
    1640 S Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63131, USA

    Learn about the diverse and healing world of medicinal plants with Outreach Manager Matt Even. This workshop is at the St. Louis County Library Headquarters.

    Please register for this FREE event: https://www.slcl.org/evanced-registration/165963

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