Friday, July 15, 2011
A sea of green has taken over the community garden mid-summer.
The Stow Community Gardens are starting to bloom, despite the weather of the past few months. Vegetables are sprouting, flowers are blooming and people are working. See a video on the community gardens here.
Saturday, June 25, 2011
The market runs from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday through Sept. 18 at the Stow Community United Church of Christ.
Just as plants must be nurtured and given time to grow, the new Farmer’s Market at Stow Community United Church of Christ started small last weekend, but organizers are optimistic it will blossom in the coming weeks. The market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday through Sept. 18 in the parking lot at the west side of the church, right off Pilgrim Drive. Five vendors set up last week, and more are expected this Saturday – hopefully some who have produce to sell. Coordinators Gary Aleman and Michael Osman were encouraged by the market’s many visitors who said they looked forward to returning. Aleman, a church deacon, approached Osman about founding a market because of his past experience with the Randolph Township Farmer’s …
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Take a look at what gardeners are planting in their community plots.
For more information about the Stow Community Gardens, click here. To check out a picture of the Community Gardens, click here.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
For a video story on the garden, visit Stow Patch Thursday.
The community garden is in full swing in Stow. To find out more about the gardens and to see some video interviews with Stow residents who are taking advantage of the program, check back with Stow Patch Thursday. One resident Intern Kyle Nelson interviewed has had a plot at the garden for 37 years.