Category Archives: Massachusetts

GTC Annual Plant Sale + Gardener’s Gathering: May 11th 9-1pm

 Gardening The Community’s Annual Spring Plant Sale!   Dear GTC Friends,  GTC is proud to announce our Annual Spring Plant Sale! When: Saturday, May 11 9am-1pm Where: 256 Hancock St. Garden Please join us in our annual Spring Plant Sale Event, happening … Continue reading

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Fridays at Gardening the Community

Every Friday we take a break from gardening and turn our attention to issues impacting our communities. Today the youth discussed race, class, food security and brainstormed ideas to create equality in their communities. Before the discussion the youth played … Continue reading

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Interested in helping out your community and eating healthy? Become part of the GTC EATS family! As a GTC EATS costumer you will receive a vegetable box every Tuesday. Customers in a mile radius of our GTC Hancock location qualify … Continue reading

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Mason Square Farmers Market

This past weekend the GTC crew had many great treats for the Mason Square Farmers Market. Among the fresh veggies at the market were beets, cucumber, squash, kale, string beans, and tomatoes (that’s not including herbs!). Check out the photos from … Continue reading

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