Tag Archives: community garden

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 along to Clarecastle Community Garden’s “Big Dig”

A major “Big Dig” is being organised in Clarecastle Community Garden (at the entrance to the GAA) on Saturday 25th October at 11am.  The aim is to clear the existing beds, to set up a compost heap and to prepare the beds for Spring planting. Everyone from the Community is invited to come along – bring a shovel if you can.  Should ... Read More »

Community Garden taking shape

There was a great turn out at the Community Garden last week to prepare a big flowerbed for use by the Tidy Towns Committee. Families came in good numbers bringing bedding plants to place in a new bed. Other volunteers concentrated their efforts on digging and weeding the vegetable patch that had been prepared some weeks ago with the help of some of ... Read More »

Community Garden – Seeking volunteers for next Wednesday evening

The next phase of the community garden is about to begin and volunteers are sought to help out.  If anyone is around and willing to help with some digging and spreading of topsoil and manure, then please do come to the garden site at the entrance to the GAA next Wednesday evening 23rd April at 6.30 p.m.  Please bring shovels ... Read More »

Community Garden Project – initial meeting 2nd July

Clarecastle Community Development calls on on those interested in taking part in the Community Garden Project to come along to an initial meeting on Tuesday 2nd July at 9 p.m. in the Old School.  Initially the group will plan the garden with a view to work beginning to prepare the ground in September/October. A Community Garden was suggested as a ... Read More »