To grow a healthier community through garden programs, education, and access to local produce. *New in 2018!


A community of healthy people eating from healthy land. *New in 2018!

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* 2017 Annual Report

* March 2018 Newsletter

* Join our community garden in 2018

*2018 After School Dirt Club registration is OPEN!

* 2018 Summer Camp registration is OPEN!

* Junior Master Gardener Program

* Bring Garden-Based Science Lessons to your school!

* Blog - The current news from our gardens & programs!

* Education & Events - See what's happening this year!

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In 1998, Shari Seifert Fitzgerald planted the seed that would soon grow into The Garden Project of Southwest Colorado. Originally named Greens & Things, the organization served at-risk youth, providing access to therapeutic gardening. Two decades later, we’ve evolved into a multifaceted nonprofit serving youth, food insecure families and individuals,...

One can only wonder what school gardeneers (yes, it's like musketeers but cooler) do during cold, Colorado winters. Well, we bring the garden into the classroom! This winter, Marissa and Will have been teaching Garden-Based Science Lessons and Junior Master Gardeners Lessons in classrooms around the county.