Community Garden

Clarecastle Community Garden – all spruced up!!

The painting fairies were down at the Community Garden this weekend and what a lovely job they have done.  The old grey wall has been cheered up with a fine coat of paint and the planters have got a freshen up.  Looking great and well done to all. Read More »

Greenhouse with a difference in Clarecastle Community Garden

Clarecastle Community Garden has been recycling water bottles……to build a greenhouse!!  Initial construction began at the Streetfest fun afternoon earlier in the month when young and older came together to have a bit of fun and do a bit of work building the new greenhouse.  It looks fabulous!!  Shows what can be done with a little imagination and team effort. ... Read More »

Putting the garden to bed

The Community Garden Committee is trying to complete the Garden for its Christmas slumber and is looking for bodies who can help with some planting and a general tidy up on Saturday 5th December 2015 from 11am to 1pm. So if you could don your wellies and bring a shovel, fork and wheelbarrow to muck in with the final tidy up ... Read More »

Basking in the sunshine today at Clarecastle’s Streetfeast

Great fun was had by all at the Clarecastle Community Garden today where the first Clarecastle Streetfeast was held.  People gathered with their picnics, children played and everyone chatted in the beautiful sunshine. It was a lovely afternoon and there was great admiration for the beautiful beds in the Community Garden that have been so nicely planted with a variety of flowers, ... Read More »

Come join the Clarecastle’s Streetfest this Sunday

Streetfeast is a day of local lunches with over 100 picnics and parties being hosted across Ireland. Our Streetfeast takes place in the Clarecastle Community Garden (at entrance to GAA) this Sunday 14th June from 2.00 – 3.30 p.m.It’s simple – bring a picnic – bring a deckchair – bring yourself. Everybody is welcome to this great opportunity to celebrate our community ... Read More »

Community Garden Spring Dig Round 2 – this Saturday

The second stage of the Spring Dig is on this Saturday at 10.30am to noon. We hope to complete the building of the beds, fill them and get the front flower bed in place.  In order to do this we will need bodies – so please bring yours and one of someone you love!! Equipment needed for the job: Cordless ... Read More »