The Milagro Allegro Community Garden on 115 S. Ave 56 is continuing to accept applicaitons from community members who wish to cultivate their own 6-foot by 12-foot plot.
Applications can be submitted on the Garden With Us page and will be accepcted until early February.
For fee of $60 per year, successful applicants will recieve a 6-foot by 12-foot plot at the community garden from March 1, 2011 through February 28, 2013.
There's a total of 32 plots at the Milagro Allegro Garden, 29 of which can be rented by community members and the rest of which are reserved for educational purposes.
A list of comunity garden rules can also be found on the Milagro Allegro website.
For those interested in local, sustainable gardening, there are also a pair of classes planned for this weekend at the community garden.
On Saturday, January 29 at 2 p.m. at the community garden, the monthly "Fresh from the Garden" class will take place. This month's topic is Swiss Chard. The following day, at the same location, from 2:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m., there will be a garden swap.