Upcoming Events

Emails with details of events will be sent to members.

There is one garden bed still available for this season! Please fill in a request form here

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  • Planting Day and Garden Angel Orientation:

    Saturday, May 21, 2022 – 10am to 12pm

    Meet your garden neighbors and get planting! Angel week duties and general info about the garden will also be explained. Not just for new members!

    There will be seeds donated from West Coast seeds and garden members. The updated list can be found here

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About:

The CGGS community garden was established at the Southwood Library in 2012. The Calgary Public Library (CPL) along with the Common Ground Garden Society (CGGS) worked to design and build the 50ft by 60ft garden space.

Drawn from interested community members, CGGS is a not-for-profit organization that was created to establish and manage the garden.

This venture would not have been possible without the generous donations of time and funds from Encana, the City of Calgary, and the Calgary Horticultural Society in addition to the support of the local community.