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.

 

Join us for our Annual Gala: Chefs in a Garden!

 

 

Learn More about our regularly scheduled events:

Calendar of Events

August 19, 2017
  • Environmental Fair at Ferguson Farmers Market

    August 19, 2017 @ 08:00 - 12:00
    Ferguson Farmers Market, 20 S Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO 63135, USA

    Gateway Greening will be participating in the August 19th Environmental Fair at the Ferguson Farmers Market. Come to the market to buy some veggies and stop by our table to say hi!

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  • Demonstration Garden Tour

    August 19, 2017 @ 09:00 - 10:00
    3841 Bell Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108, USA

    Visit Gateway Greening's Demonstration Garden on Bell Avenue and learn about some of the growing techniques used in St. Louis urban gardening.

    Please help us to continue to provide tours and other educational events around St. Louis by contributing a $5 suggested donation.

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  • Keeping Bees

    August 19, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00
    Gateway Greening Urban Farm, 2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Learning about urban bee keeping with apiarist Jenny McComb!

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August 21, 2017
  • Eclipse Viewing in the Demonstration Garden

    August 21, 2017 @ 12:00 - 14:00
    3841 Bell Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108, USA

    This Monday we are throwing the gates to the Demonstration Garden wide open to the public, so join us in the garden to view the Eclipse!

    This is a FREE event - no program, no admission fee. But that means we will not be able to provide materials for viewing the eclipse so please be sure to bring your picnic lunch and your glasses for viewing!

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August 22, 2017
  • Canceled: Urban Farm Volunteer Orientation

    August 22, 2017 @ 09:00 - 10:15
    Gateway Greening Urban Farm, 2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Help St. Patrick Center Clients, Gateway Greening Staff, and fellow volunteers grow fresh, organic produce for the community on a 2.5 acre urban farm overlooking downtown St. Louis!

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August 23, 2017
  • The Fontbonne Expo

    August 23, 2017 @ 11:00 - 13:30
    Dunham Student Activity Center, 6800 Wydown Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63105, USA

    Fontbonne students are invited to attend this event! Student organizations and community partners focused on service or health and wellness. Learn about what we do at Gateway Greening as well as our internship and practicum opportunities!

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August 24, 2017
  • UMSL Fall Volunteer Fair

    August 24, 2017 @ 11:00 - 13:00
    Quad of North Campus, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States

    Meet 60+ community organizations and learn how you can get involved in local service opportunities at the UMSL Fall Volunteer Fair for faculty and students. Opportunities range from one-time projects to service-related internships.

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August 25, 2017
  • Graduation: Therapeutic Job Training

    August 25, 2017 @ 14:00 - 15:30
    St Patrick Center, 800 N Tucker Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63101, United States

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August 26, 2017
  • Urban Farm Tour

    August 26, 2017 @ 08:00 - 09:00
    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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  • Urban Ag: Urban Ag Infrastructure

    August 26, 2017 @ 09:00 - 10:00
    Gateway Greening Urban Farm, 2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Learn about what makes an urban farm a functional farm with former Farm Manager Rachel Deffenbaugh.

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  • Garden Project Orientation

    August 26, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00
    Demonstration Garden, 3841 Bell Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

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September 2, 2017
  • Demonstration Garden closed in observance of Labor Day

    September 2, 2017 @ 08:00 - 17:00
    observance of Labor Day

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September 6, 2017
  • Kitchen Chemistry: Fungus among us

    September 6, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:00
    Prairie Commons Library 915 Utz Ln Hazelwood MO 63042

    Kitchen Chemistry: Fungus Among Us
    More than just a pizza topping, mushrooms are versatile, nutritious and delicious. Matt Even from Gateway Greening discusses the science of mushrooms, including how to grow your own.
    Adults and teens. Registration required. https://www.slcl.org/content/kitchen-chemistry-fungus-among-us

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017
    7:00 p.m.
    Prairie Commons Branch

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September 9, 2017
  • Demonstration Garden Volunteer Orientation

    September 9, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00
    Demonstration Garden, 3841 Bell Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

    Gain garden maintenance and upkeep experience alongside knowledgeable Gateway Greening Staff, Master Gardeners, and Urban Agriculture enthusiasts as a Demonstration Garden volunteer!

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  • Perennial Foods - Cliff Cave Community Garden

    September 9, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00

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  • YGI | Systems Thinking in the Garden

    September 9, 2017 @ 10:00 - 11:00
    Carriage House, 3815 Bell Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

    Systems thinking is problem solving approach that focuses on understanding the system as a whole, understanding the relationships between the components. Systems thinking allows students to tackle complex issues. The school garden is a dynamic system right outside side the school door in which students can exercise this skill.

    Instructor: TBD

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  • Perennial Compost Tumblr Class

    September 9, 2017 @ 13:00 - 17:00

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September 12, 2017
  • Urban Farm Volunteer Orientation

    September 12, 2017 @ 09:00 - 10:15
    Gateway Greening Urban Farm, 2200 Pine St, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA

    Help St. Patrick Center Clients, Gateway Greening Staff, and fellow volunteers grow fresh, organic produce for the community on a 2.5 acre urban farm overlooking downtown St. Louis!

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September 13, 2017
  • STLCC 2017 Community Networking Event

    September 13, 2017 @ 10:00 - 13:00
    Saint Louis Community College-Meramec, 11333 Big Bend Rd, St. Louis, MO 63122, USA

    Hosted by the Saint Louis Community College-Meramec Service Learning and Civic Engagement, Career and Technical Education, and Career and Employment Services, it will join join community partners with faculty and students for partnerships, practicums, internships, and volunteer opportunities. Make sure to stop by and visit the Gateway Greening booth!

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  • Saint Louis University Service Fair

    September 13, 2017 @ 11:00 - 14:00
    Quad out side of the Center for Global Citizenship, Saint Louis University, North Grand Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, United States

    An easy way for Saint Louis University students and staff to learn about different non-profits and community organizations in the St. Louis area. Visit the Gateway Greening table to learn about how you can volunteer as well as our internship and practicum opportunities!

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September 16, 2017
  • Demonstration Garden Tour

    September 16, 2017 @ 09:00 - 10:00
    3841 Bell Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108, USA

    Visit Gateway Greening's Demonstration Garden on Bell Avenue and learn about some of the growing techniques used in St. Louis urban gardening.

    Please help us to continue to provide tours and other educational events around St. Louis by contributing a $5 suggested donation.

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September 17, 2017
  • Chefs in a Garden

    September 17, 2017 @ 18:00 - 21:00
    Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis, 999 N 2nd St, St. Louis, MO 63102, USA

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