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2022 Schedule for School Garden Monthly Calls

2022 FOUA-VCE Planning Calendar Monthly Garden Coordinator Zoom Calls Proposed Topics (3rd Wednesday each month) If you would like to join the meetings, fill out this form. Questions? Email EVERY WEDNESDAY:   Starting next week, Wednesday, May 4, and continuing ...
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2021 Golden Radish Awarded to St. Andrew’s Church Garden of Hope

Friends of Urban Agriculture was very honored to present the 2021 Golden Radish Award to St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church’s Garden of Hope at our December annual meeting. The Garden of Hope is a Plot Against Hunger garden that was originally ...
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FOUA Annual Meeting: Gardens Grow Community

We invite you to our 2021 Annual Meeting, Wednesday, December 15 7:00pm – 8:30pm online. Our theme this year is “Gardens Grow Community.” As we all know, gardens grow more than vegetables. They build a sense of community, offer a ...
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Volunteer to Glean – Sign Up Today!

Happy Fall! We invite you to enjoy the fall weather and help harvest winter squash at a farm in College Park, MD in October and November for local food pantries. We’ve set up a schedule to harvest over the next 5 weeks. Please ...
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October Urban Agriculture Month 2021

October Urban Agriculture Month 2021 will be a celebration of the energy and dedication of all who volunteer or work to advance urban agriculture in Arlington! Schedule of Events Oct 2: FOUA Urban Ag Appreciation Day To launch October Urban Ag ...
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Students Call for Volunteers for School Gardens

Yorktown High School student Nate Hankins started a school garden with the help of other students to grow fresh vegetables for local food pantries through the Plot Against Hunger program. The Yorktown High School garden is one of several gardens ...
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We had a great time at the Spring Garden Kickoff on March 4! If you weren't able to join us, don't worry. You can still hear our terrific speakers. Detailed table of contents followed by links in the video description, too.

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On this cold, rainy March day, do a little online shopping that will benefit Arlington Friends of Urban Ag! Browse through our shop for shirts, water bottles and more! Everything is 20% off! So don't delay - let your shopping dollars benefit FOUA! Shop here

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Now that we have your attention with Catie in a bee costume lifting a candy roaster squash, we want to remind you that Garden Talks start TONIGHT at Central Lirbary at 6:45pm. The weekly Garden Talks are every Wednesday evening through September. We hope to see you there! Check out the full schedule => Cooperative Extension - Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia Arlington VA Public Library

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Upcoming Events

  • Weekly Garden Talks

    March 22, 2023  6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
    Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22201, USA

    Wednesday Garden Talks at Central Library start March 8 and run through September. See Full Schedule

    March & April - 6:45pm inside the Library
    May - August - 7:00pm outside the Library
    September - 6:30pm inside the Library

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  • Arlington Courthouse Farmer's Market

    March 25, 2023  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Arlington County Courthouse parking lot North Courthouse Road and North 14th Street

    Run by Community Food Works Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon (Jan. 2-April 9) and
    Saturdays, 8 a.m.-noon (April 18-Dec. 26).

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