Fifteen Gardens at the July 15 Mini-Distribution

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Fifteen community gardens were represented at the Saturday, July 15 Mini-Distribution. Lots of vegetable seedlings, native plants, and ornamentals were distributed without cost, and—best of all—it was a great opportunity for all gardeners to compare notes and stories. Community gardeners …

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Report of Resources Mini-Distribution on Sunday May 21st

The CCGA Resources Committee received donated plant material that it wanted to pass along to community gardeners this last weekend, and it went off nicely, even with short notice. There were representatives from seventeen community gardens, and they picked up …

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Report of Resources May 6th Veggie/Herb Distribution

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It wasn’t hard to gauge the level of interest and commitment to gardening in Chicago Saturday, May 6, as representatives from about 105 community gardens from all over the city gathered for CCGA’s mostly veggie distribution. With over 6000 seedlings …

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CCGA Annual Spring Vegetable & Flower Distribution – Saturday, May 6

Community gardeners, please join us Saturday, May 6 for our Annual Spring Vegetable and Flower Seedling Distribution! When: May 6 @ 10:00am Where: Center for Green Technology @ 445 N. Sacramento in Chicago Cost: $5 per garden Please register in …

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CCGA Annual Spring Vegetable & Flower Distribution – Saturday, May 6 @ 10am!

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Community gardeners, please join us on May 6 for our Annual Spring Vegetable and Flower Seedling Distribution! This season, the CCGA Resources committee has cultivated 28 varieties of Tomatoes! We’ll also have eggplant, peppers, parsley, chives, hyssop, clary sage, brussel …

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CCGA Resources Annual Spring Distribution & Workshop April 8th

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On a delightful, sunny morning, a day to open windows and let fresh air in, a welcome spring day after several days of rain, the GGCA Resources committee held its Annual Spring distribution April 8th. The morning began with a …

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CCGA Resources Committee 2016 Annual Report

The CCGA Resources Committee has presented their annual report for 2016:

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CCGA Resources Committee Meeting – Saturday, January 7, 2017

Join us! The Resources Committee will meet on January 7 at 10am at the Green Tomato  Cafe at 3750 W. Ogden, Chicago, IL 60623. Parking is available, and it is accessible via the CTA Pink Line.  

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‘Last Call’ Tropical Plant Distribution

Friday November 11th the CCGA held a new kind of distribution, making tropical plants available to any interested community gardener for a small fee, just $5 per person. It was our one and only “Last Call” signaled not by flashing …

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We are Not Done Yet – Tropical Plant Distribution – Friday November 11th at 10am

We’re not done yet! We have more plants to get to our gardeners, so ATTENTION PLANT LOVERS… The CCGA Resources Committee has received several end-of-the-season donations of beautiful tropical plants that could be wintered over as house plants including some …

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