Gardening Workshop tonight!

A reminder to all interested gardeners in Overbrook:
“Gardening 101 – Gardening Basics”
Who: Tom Marcantonio, Master Gardener
What: Gardening basics in preparation for our growing season.

“What do you want to grow?”

Come with your ideas of what you would like to grow.

This workshop will help you plan your garden.

When: Wednesday, 29 March, 6:30 to 8:00 pm

Where: Overbrook Community Centre
33 Quill Street @ Queen Mary (Bus #18)
All community gardeners are encouraged to attend!

We hope to see you there!

Contact Information:
Application Forms: Overbrook Community Centre Reception

Two Overbrook Community Garden events!

Logo community garden1. Overbrook Community Gardens and Healthy Food Tasting!

Date:   Thursday, September 8

Time:   5 to 7 p.m.

Place:  Overbrook Community Gardens,  behind the Community Centre, 33 Quill St.

Free food tasting by Ottawa Health Dept., with recipes, and Ottawa Library Bookmobile services for all!   Please join us and bring your friends!!

2. Loblaws Canning and Jarring Workshop- Your Guide to Food Preserving

Date:  Monday, September 19

Time:   6 to 8 p.m.

Place:  Loblaws Vanier Market, McArthur Avenue at Vanier Pkwy.

Featuring ….Tasting and light snack   -2 Preserving recipes -1 Jar of each recipe to take  Home.  Bring your own garden vegetables to preserve!

Cost:   $10.00

To Register: Email Kim Duncan   (

or Margaret Hughes, dietitian(  (613) 853-9387

Looking forward to seeing you!

Sheila Perry and the Overbrook Community Gardening Team

Overbrook Community Gardens Orientation

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Overbrook Community Gardens 2016

You are invited to …

“Orientation for Gardeners and Gardening 101”

Date:   Saturday, April 30

Time:  9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Place:  Overbrook Community Centre

              33 Quill Street, Upper Meeting Room

Tom Marcantonio, Master Gardener, will review gardening basics in preparation for our growing season.

All Overbrook community gardeners are encouraged to attend!