Sat, 03/02/2013 -
9:00am to 2:00pm

Sunshine Community Gardens is having their annual plant sale.  Fill your spring garden with organic and heirloom vegetable starts and herbs at Sunshine Community Gardens Plant Sale. Choose from over 120 colorful varieties of tomatoes, 64 varieties of peppers, a wide selection of herbs, ornamentals and more. Nourish those babies and the rest of your garden with bag-your-own compost.

This is a wonderful family event including local arts and crafts vendors and live music.


Permablitz at Sacred Roots!

Sat, 03/23/2013 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

A permablitz is a hands on workshop designed to help people grow a fully sustainable perennial food forest while teaching others how to do the same.

This event needs volunteers to make this dream happen. Come out to learn how to fully implement a permaculture design complete with earthworks, fruit trees, farmers trees, vegetables, and herbs.

Urban Roots Weekday Volunteer Morning

Thu, 02/28/2013 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

For all week-day Farm Volunteer Mornings, there is no need to RSVP; no experience necessary! Wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you can get dirty. Bring a water bottle and sunscreen.

Heirloom Blooms’ Spring Break Camp

Mon, 03/11/2013 - 8:00am to Fri, 03/15/2013 - 5:00pm

Heirloom Blooms’ Spring Break Camp is a  fun, hands-on day camp that combines scientific investigations with creativity inspired by the natural world. Campers (ages 5-17) will:

Austin Kick-off Garden Workshop

Sat, 02/23/2013 - 9:00am

Come be a part of an amazing multi-phase initiative to establish Austin’s first permanent Neighborhood Food Forest and Community Food Trail in Dove Springs (78744), a dynamic neighborhood in South East Austin.

TOFGA Conference

Thu, 02/07/2013 (All day) to Sat, 02/09/2013 (All day)

Join us in Austin for the 2013 Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Conference February 7-10, 2013.

Certified Permaculture Design Course - Two Week Intensive - Spring 2013

Sat, 04/27/2013 - 7:30am to Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:00pm

This certified Permaculture Design Course is a mind expanding and paradigm shifting experience you won't want to miss. Participants have the opportunity to co-create designs for urban and suburban environments and learn about natural building, community cultivation and earth restoration strategies applicable to life anywhere on the planet.

You can watch a preview of what attending a Permaculture Design Course at Creation Flame is like here:

Farming & Gardening with 5 Mile Farms

Sat, 09/22/2012 -
10:00am to 12:00pm


Gardening & Learning with Urban Patchwork Violet Crown

Fri, 09/14/2012 -
8:00am to 12:00pm

Weekly field and harvest days with UP growing community food while learning about soil restoration, plant care, seasonal scheduling and other tips to try in your home garden. Sign up at to get details on when and where we'll be on the day you want to volunteer. (Most work days are located on farm plots in 78757.) We look forward to gardening with you this week!
Host(s):  Urban Patchwork

Community Garden-Building at 5604 Manor

Sat, 09/15/2012 -
7:45am to 7:45pm


5604 Manor Community Garden work days

5604 is the headquarters of Third Coast Activist. They have also served as host venue for a few Permaculture Design Certificate courses in past years.


Subscribe to Gardening