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Community Gardens

Calvin Park Community Garden

Calvin Park Community Garden is located on land donated by the United Church. Open to everyone. 

 

Location:

200 Norman Rogers Drive (Cooke’s-Portsmouth United Church Property)

 

Number of allotments:

30+

Contact: calvinparkcommunitygarden@gmail.com

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Elmwood Community Garden

The longest continuously run community garden in Kingston, Elmwood Community Garden is nestled in the Bowling Green Apartments on city-owned land. The gardeners maintain a large composter and have two accessible garden beds for members with limited mobility.

Location:

36 Elmwood Street

Contact:

Sandra Chopping, 
sandrachopping@gmail.com, 613-547-6245

Friendship Park Community Garden

Anyone can sign up for a garden plot, first come, first served -- get in touch to join.

 

Location:

Corner of Chestnut St. & Carlisle St.

 

Number of allotments: 

9 plots of 4'x4' in two long raised beds

 

Contact: 

Lindsay Rodgers & Diana Gore,
613-217-0109, friendshipparkgarden@gmail.com

Lakeside Community Garden

Lakeside Community Garden welcomes new gardeners to join as additional individual plots are available. It has a variety of projects including individual gardening plots, a large donation garden, a pumpkin patch, a garlic field, and a new native species/butterfly garden.

 

Location:

Front & Days Road (near Centre 70)

 

Number of allotments:

50+

 

Contact:

lakesidegarden70@gmail.com

MacLean Park Community Garden

Operated on city-owned land, it is a welcoming place where residents can come together, grow food, friendships, learn and share

 

Location:

MacLean Park (Gore Road and Dalgeish Avenue)

 

Number of allotments:

50+

 

Contact:

 

Melanie Kerr, kerrmpublicacct@gmail.com

613-544-2285

MacLean Trail Community Garden

On municipal heritage property on Hwy 15, MacLean Trail Community Garden offers twelve 4’x16’ raised bed gardens. The garden enhances the use of the property as a centre for community gatherings, and provides significant community benefit including contributing to local food programs. Some garden beds are leased for exclusive use by individual members, while other beds are reserved for common and donation beds.

 

Location:

MacLean Trail (by the Pittsburgh Library off Gore Road), Pittsburgh Township

 

Number of allotments:

12

 

Contact:

Melanie Kerr, kerrmpublicacct@gmail.com

613-544-2285

Oak Street Community Gardens

Oak Street Gardens is a place for everyone and anyone to grow food for themselves and others and to learn about food gardening. The garden includes allotment plots, tasting gardens, a donation garden, programming plots, and a market-training garden.

 

Location:

Greenspace where Oak Street bends near the end of Victoria Street

 

Number of allotments:

50

 

Contact:

Maryse Chalifoux, 
oakstreetgarden@riseup.net,

613-544-9913

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Ongwanada Community Garden

Location:

114 Wright Cr. behind Ongwanada Crescent Community Services

 

Number of allotments:

10

 

Contact:

Heather Lochhead

hlochhead@ongwanada.com 

Community Services Supervisor

Queen's West Campus

Priority is given to the Queen’s University Community, but plots are often available for the general public.

 

Location:

Located at the Stone House near tennis courts at West Campus of Queen’s University (Sir John A. Macdonald).

 

Number of allotments:

16 + 2 for programming

 

Contact:

Llynwen Osborne, lrao@queensu.ca,
613-533-3396

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Sunnyside Community Garden

The SunnysideCommunityGarden is a volunteer-run organization working in partnership with Utilities Kingston and OPIRG Kingston. Its goals are to enable residents to grow their own food and flowers, to give people a place to meet neighbours, to provide educational opportunities for the community, and to provide a welcoming place for everybody to enjoy. The garden includes allotments and a donation garden.

 

Location:

MacDonnell Street near Brock Street

 

Number of allotments:

30

 

Contact:

sunnysidegardenkingston@gmail.com
 

Wolfe Island Community Garden

The Wolfe Island Community Garden aims to be a flexible, multi-purpose and sustainable outdoor resource for community use. It is a welcoming space for all ages, including youth, to exchange knowledge/experience and to develop skills related to gardening and healthy, active living. The Garden will be a central space that encourages connection and collaboration between many residents and community groups/organizations. It is a place for residents to engage with the natural environment. For more, visit the website.

 

Location:

Village of Marysville, Centre Street, Wolfe Island

 

Number of allotments:

Limited individual and shared plots. Priority given to residents of Wolfe Island.

 

Contact:

wolfeislandcommunitygarden@gmail.com

AMHS Garden
 
This is a therapeutic garden for Addiction & Mental Health Services clients.

 

Location:

31 Lyons St.

Contact:

lsmith@amhs-kfla.ca 

An Clachan Community Garden

Location:

47 Van Order Dr. (Queen's residence)

Contact:

lrao@queensu.ca

CFB Kingston Community Garden

Would you like to experiment with gardening?  Become a KMFRC Community Garden member.
 

http://kmfrc.com/garden

 

Location:  KMFRC East
Cost:  $15 per garden plot
Registration Deadline:   First come, first served. Only 18 plots available,

For: Military families, Veteran, DND personnel, Reservist
 

Location:

32 Lundy's Lane (Family Resource Centre)

 

Contact:

KMFRC's main office : 613-541-5010 X 5195 or kmfrc@forces.gc.ca

Compton Park Garden

Location:

Helen St side of Compton Park (corner of Carruthers)

 

Contact:

jordan@emfmapping.ca

Community Harvest Garden

Location:

463 Elliott Ave.

 

Contact:

xammotek@hotmail.com

John Howard Community Garden

Location:

771 Montreal St. (right side of buildling)

Contact:

julie.langan@johnhowardkingston.ca

Queen's AMS

Location:

218 Barrie St. (behind Mac Brown building)

Contact:

sic@ams.queensu.ca

Salvation Army Community Garden

Location:

342 Patrick St.

Contact:

thegatheringplace@kingstonsa.ca

Sydenham Street United Church

Location:

82 Sydenham St.

Contact:

james.leake@sympatico.ca

Town Homes Community Garden

Location:

610 Montreal St.

Contact:

amcginnis@thk.ca, garden@thk.ca

Kingston Co-op Homes

Location:

1338 Princess St.

Contact:

sandrachopping@gmail.com

Extend-A-Family Community Garden

Location:

361 Montreal St.