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Community Gardens

Plenty of places to plant and sprout and grow

Chippewa County Community Gardens

Presented by Chippewa Falls Parks, Recreation, and Forestry and University of Wisconsin – Extension Chippewa County. Bloomer, Chippewa Falls, and New Auburn each provide unique gardening experiences for the garden enthusiast. See…
 (715) 726-7950, ext. 5

Demmler Community Garden

A communal garden is also available to those who wish to garden but will not be renting a plot. All plot holders are greatly encouraged to (and many do) donate some of their produce to the hungry at the Community Table.

Forest Street Community Garden

Featuring shared and individual garden plot options. Sixty gardeners garden together and put in volunteer hours in the shared plot. There are 50 rental plots in the individual garden. Shared garden: $20 for individuals or $30 for a…
 (715) 495-2451

Lakeshore Park Community Garden

Located near the pavilion, 14-16 15'x15' plots are available and cost $25 (reduced rates available for low-income individuals and families). Water hookup and hoses available. Lakeshore Park Garden is operated by the Historic Randall Park…
 (715) 833-0550

Phoenix Park Community Gardens

Get involved with the Phoenix Park community garden on Forest St. by networking with Andrew Werthmann.

 (715) 495-2451

South Side Community Garden

This garden features at least 24 plots. Plots are 10'x20' for $25 or 20'x20' $35. Water on-site with hoses to share. Garden will be enclosed with a nine foot deer fence.

On Hester Street south of South Middle School
Eau Claire