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10:48 am on Wednesday May 22, 2013

Check out Beaufort's best plantings with the 'Garden a Day' series

The Beaufort Garden Club is bringing it's free "Garden a Day" series back for 2013 to showcase the Beaufort area's best gardens. One garden will be featured every day from June 3 to 7 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
11:52 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Upcoming classes with the Charleston Parks Conservancy

Image by Provided Learn to crab with the Charleston Parks Conservancy!Looking for a little something to do with the family while upping your "green" status? Below are some upcoming events that have been scheduled by the Charleston Parks Conservancy...
7:12 pm on Monday April 23, 2012

Signs of Spring: The Terracotta Jungle

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer Sign in window of plant nursery:  “It’s spring, I’m so excited I wet my plants!” “It’s time,” Marcia said, peering out the kitchen window excitedly, “for the wild azalea walk.”     The half circle path...
7:00 am on Sunday February 19, 2012

Get a green thumb with Charleston Parks Conservancy's classes

Image by ProvidedCharleston Parks Conservancy hopes to make gardeners out of everyone with their Help for the Home Gardener Series of classes. There are four classes in the series, all being taught by professional horticulturist and Convervancy...
4:03 am on Wednesday February 1, 2012

With a development deal, the Bogarden community garden is closing

Image by BogardenThe downtown Charleston community garden that is the Bogarden took root in early 2010, but after nearly two years it is coming to an end. The Elliotborough land at the corner of Rutledge and Bogard street was leased for the...
12:58 pm on Wednesday September 21, 2011

Children's Museum receives $3,700 donation from Whole Foods Market

Image by Courtesy of the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry Little girl watering one of the organic beds in the Museum gardenThrough a campaign held on Tuesday, September 13th, Whole Foods Market donated 5% of the net sales earned that day to the...
12:10 pm on Monday September 19, 2011

Elliotborough Community Garden Fall planting event

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelJoin members of the Elliotborough Community Garden, Park Angels, and other volunteers in a Fall vegetable planting of the new vertical garden from 6 to 8 p.m. on September 22nd.   Supplies and plants for the wall...
11:00 am on Wednesday June 29, 2011

Exercise your green thumb and help keep Charleston's parks beautiful

Image by Flickr user programwitchJoin the Charleston Parks Conservancy and local volunteers to help keep some of the area's most beloved parks looking their best. In the upcoming months, there will be three chances for any and all to join in on a...
12:00 pm on Tuesday May 31, 2011

Help keep the Windemere Community Garden beautiful

The Charleston Parks Conservancy and the Park Angels invite you to help maintain Windermere Boulevard Community Garden. Join Charleston Parks Conservancy and local volunteers on July 9th to help the Windermere Community Garden look its best!...
5:32 am on Friday April 22, 2011

North Charleston announces community garden pilot program

Image by Flickr user horrigansAt 11 a.m. this morning, the City of North Charleston will hold a press conference at Miner Crosby Community Center (3901 Paramount Drive) announcing a community garden pilot program that has been established. The...