Hamilton Community Garden Network

Find details about community gardening in Hamilon through the Hamilton Community Garden Network website:



Seedy Sunday 2013

Green Venture is a proud sponsor of the Hamilton Community Garden Network Seedy Sunday 2013. Here are all the details:

Seedy Sunday 2013 Poster

Seedy Sunday 2013, Febrary 24th, 11am-4pm at St. Peter's HARRRP (705 Main St. E) brought to you by the Hamilton Community Garden Network (HCGN) and Green Venture with support from the Canadian Organic Growers and the Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security. 

All are welcome to attend and learn about local community gardens and organizations, get seeds and garden supplies through exchanges and vendors, attend workshops, meet other gardening enthusiasts, enjoy refreshments, and win prizes.   The event is one of many throughout Canada inspired by Seeds of Diversity Canada (www.seeds.ca).

Entrance by donation. On-street parking. Contact info@hcgn.ca, 905-540-8787 ext. 158, or check hcgn.ca for more details and information on accessibility.


Community Garden Resources

If you can't find what you need at hcgn.ca, check out these links for information on how to create and sustain your own community garden or to find out about existing projects across North America.

Toronto Community Garden Animators: Community Garden Handbook

You Grow Girl - Lets start a community garden 

Toronto Community Housing: Community Garden Manual (PDF attached below)

Evergreen: Common Grounds Resources

American Community Gardening Association

GV Community Garden 2013

Community Gardening Manual_Toronto Community Housing_2008.pdf3.38 MB
Hamilton Community Garden Network_Final Report Map.pdf647.03 KB
Hamilton Community Garden Network_Final Report_2008.pdf735.25 KB
Hamilton Community Garden Directory by the City of Hamilton_September 2009.doc80.5 KB