How can you get the benefits of a garden without having to tend your own? Community gardening! Here are the benefits and the locations of several.

Benefits of Community Gardening:

  • Strengthen your community by working together towards a common goals
  • Get to know your neighbors, interact with people from different backgrounds
  • Teach youth about environmental sustainability
  • Exchange hands-on gardening experience
  • Enjoy the increased sense of calm, wellness and belonging green spaces provide
  • Recycle grass clippings, tree trimmings and other organic waste
  • Consume inexpensive fresh produce
  • Support low-income families donating harvest excess to charities

South Side Community Garden

Bennora Lee Court behind Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
789-5620 (Tegan Daly)

Washburn Community Garden

900 block of Division Street
784-2377

Kane Street Community Garden

Corner of Kane and St. Cloud streets
793-1002

Clearwater Farms Community Garden

760 Green Coulee Road
info@clearwaterfarm.org

Onalaska Mayo Health System Clinic Community Garden

Adjacent to the clinic, on Theater Rd, Onalaska.
782-9760 (Mike Brown).

La Crescent Community Garden

Corner of the church property at Jonathan Lane and N. 9th St, La Crescent, MN.
507-895-5155

East Recreation Center Community Gardens

210 Zumbro Street, Winona, Minn.
(507) 453-1633