Community Garden

A Ministry of St. Patrick

Community Garden


This annual project will provide parishioners of all ages an opportunity to work together towards an important goal, providing parishioners in need with fresh vegetables. The objective of this project is to create an inter-generational bond within the parish, as groups, families, and students work together for the greater good of our community.

The Community Garden is located on the East side of the CountryFest shed; it’s a 25 foot x 25 foot plot.

Ways to Help

Our Timeline: 


When frost is out, begin preparation of the soil
Treat area with Round Up
Till soil
Test soil and fertilize
Build fence
Install sandpoint/install pump
Planting begins (after Memorial Day)
Assign sprinkling to volunteers (May through Sept.)

June – August 

Assign crews for weeding (we will utilize grass clippings/newspaper/and/or straw to minimize weed growth)

August – September

Harvest and Donate
Encourage parishioners with excess in their gardens to donate to this project

What will be planted:



Watch the bulletin, the kiosk, and this web page for a list of needed materials for this project.


If you would like to get involved. Please contact the Parish and Outreach Coordinator Jeremy Weakly at, or by contacting the parish office.


Contact Community Garden

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Volunteer with Community Garden

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Ministry Stats

Ministry Leader: Joanna George
Staff Contact: Jeremy Weakly
Schedule: May-September

Age Groups: Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Ministry Category: Outreach

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