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West Hillhurst Community Garden

 
Address: 1940 – 6th Ave NW ,
Calgary,
AB
Contact:Chris Koper - garden@westhillhurst.com
Landowner:City of Calgary
Established:2012
Gardener's Profile:Residents and others
Number Of Plots:32
Plot Size:approx 6ft by 6ft Hexagon shaped (1m each side)
Annual Fee:$40 plus ($35 membership to WHCA)
Major Funding:Encana, Calgary Foundation, Emerald Foundation, City of Calgary, Royal Bank, Home Depot
Electricity:yes
Water:Yes
Fence:No
Raised Beds:Yes
Composting:yes
Shed:yes
Path Materials:Rundle Crush
Organic Restrictions:yes
Amenities:garden classes, Fall Harvest Dinner, involved in the Fall Harvest Fair at Hillhurst/Sunnyside
Social Events:Fall Harvest Dinner, Eukele in the Garden, Spruce up the Neighborhood, Earth Day, Garden speakers, Art in the Garden,
Challenges:Theft occasionally but not every year. Getting gardeners to be more community minded.
Is the Garden on Private Land or Public?:Public