Fall 2019 Membership Meeting

Greetings fellow gardeners! FRIENDLY REMINDER Annual Fall Membership Meeting Saturday November 2, 2019 @ 10:00 A.M Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Neighborhood Library 7420 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20012 We will be having our annual elections. Announcements will also include a reflection on the 2019 gardening year and updates to the bylaws. We look forward … More Fall 2019 Membership Meeting

Honey Bees; Heros of Our Planet — Crooked Bear Creek Organic Herbs

Have you ever had the opportunity to observe the busy work of a tiny honey bee as it meanders from flower to flower on a clear, sunny day? There’s something truly captivating about honey bees that draw us deeper into their world. We see honey bees frequently in books, movies, and television, where they are […] … More Honey Bees; Heros of Our Planet — Crooked Bear Creek Organic Herbs

2018 BRCG Calendar

The 2017-2018 Board of the Blair Road Community Garden has gotten off to a great start planning events for the 2018 garden season. We hope we can help all of our gardeners have a productive and bountiful year. To that end, the BRCG Board has established a garden calendar for the 2018 garden season.   It is mandatory … More 2018 BRCG Calendar

’tis the season … for planting Garlic

Many of Blair Road Community Garden members have already started planting a favorite local crop: Garlic. There are many strategies for planting garlic: Plant it just before the ground freezes. (When is that exactly?) Plant it just before Halloween. (What if it’s still warm outside?) Plant according to the lunar calendar. (Does that actually work?) … More ’tis the season … for planting Garlic