Sponsored by the international service organization Rotary International, Rotaract brings together college students and young business professionals for humanitarian service and networking. To register or find out more information go to: We are going to clean and replant the  front sidewalk area of the garden and redesign the northwest corner of the garden. We will … Continue reading Berkeley Day of Service at Ashby Garden

Come to the Ashby Garden for a seed saving workshop. You will learn how to harvest, dry, and label your seeds.  Refreshments will be available during the workshop. Some of the members of the We Bee Gardeners, a garden non profit, will host the event.

The We Bee Gardeners gave a 45 minute presentation on the Ashby Community Garden at the Soil Not Oil conference, held in Richmond CA on Labor Day weekend. We shared a historical account of how the land at the Ashby Community Garden has evolved over the years in South Berkeley. Where there was once mainly farmland … Continue reading SOUTH BERKELEY’S HEIRLOOM GARDEN FROM HISTORICAL ROOTS TO PRESENT DAY OPPORTUNITIES

The Ashby Community Gardeners will be honoring Victory Lee at the Transition Berkeley 5th Anniversary Party. There will be a potluck, BHS Jazz & “Share Croppers” Music & More. Help us celebrate our Community Partners and fifth year anniversary with Transition Berkeley. Where Historic Fellowship Hall 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley, CA 94709 At Bonita Ave, one … Continue reading Transition Berkeley Presents: “Share the Love”

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