Welcome to the Arvada Gardeners website!

Growing with the Community

A community garden is a shared space gardened by a group of people. In Arvada, Colorado, the Arvada Gardeners Community Garden has 140 plots on City land. The Arvada Community Gardens are open dawn-to-dusk, daily, year round.

 

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Thinking about becoming a member?

Contact Judi Sedustine 303-907-2502 

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To print out and complete an Application and Release form-click the link below:

Garden Application 2022

Note: Plot Fees are $50 for 2022

Mail completed application (page 1 only) to:

Mike Mutnan

7248 DeFrame Ct.

Arvada, Co.  80005

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Current Members:

If you would like to retain your current plot for 2022 make sure you have:

  1. Completed the required 15 hours of community work in the garden per plot.
  2. Cleaned out your current plot for the winter (all weeds, plants and garden equipment have been removed from your plot)
  3. NOTE:  Current members must complete a new application/release each year.    
  4. Mail your completed form to Mike Mutnan as below or bring it to the next meeting.
  5.  RENEWAL DEADLINE FOR CURRENT MEMBERS IS FEBRUARY 14TH, 2022

 *You can bring it to the monthly February 14th garden meeting or mail your check by February 14th to:

Mike Mutnan

7248 DeFrame Ct.

Arvada, Co.  80005

The fees are $50.00 per plot and $25.00 for a raised bed

We look forward to gardening with you!

 
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Garden Tours

The garden is staffed and open to the public on Wednesday and Friday evenings, 5pm to 7pm and on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 8am to noon.   For other times you can also schedule a guided garden tour.  Contact our Garden Tour Director, Connie Wolfe at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   She can accommodate most groups:  families, children, seniors, daycare and social groups.  Tour may include the garden plots, greenhouse, compost area, ditch and pumps, ADA beds, barn, new shed, gourd arbor, beehives, Monarch Butterfly area, pumpkin patch, gazebo, porta potty, herb garden and “the view.”   She can cater the tour to meet your group’s needs and interests.  Please contact her if you are interested in a garden tour.

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Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business

The Arvada Gardeners have  been named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists

*See the link below for more information:

https://bikeleague.org/content/32-organizations-earn-bicycle-friendly-business-awards 

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We support the Community Table and the Arvada Veggie Van by allocating dedicated garden plots to these organizations.  Gardeners also donate produce from their gardens.  In 2021 we donated 3290 pounds of fresh produce, our best year ever.  An on-site refrigerator provides safe and convenient storage of produce between deliveries. 

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 Click here to view our 2022 Brochure!

 Garden Brochure 2022


Garden 2020 COVID-19 Restrictions 

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 "The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation helped the Arvada Gardeners plant 10 fruit trees and 10 fruit shrubs at the Arvada Community Garden on June 22nd.  The harvest will be shared with the gardeners, Veggie Van and Community Table."

Watch the video here!

Fruit Tree Planting  

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SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY  

Our garden participates in many activities within the community. From providing support for city-sponsored events to helping preserve the heritage of gardening in the area, our focus is to have fun while increasing our sense of community pride. The Arvada Harvest Festival and the Festival of Scarecrows are just two of our favorites. 

Onion Class

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2022 FREE Garden Classes

Click the links below:

Garden Classes Flyer 2022

Starting Plants From Seed Handoout

Cold Frame Handout

Onion Class Handout Complete 2022

Beginning Gardener Handout

Soil Class Handout 2022

Composting

Beekeeping Class Handout 2022

Container Gardening 2022 Handouts and Slide Show