Gardening Grant Showcase

July 27th, Oct 26th

The Food Education Working Group (FEdWG) would like to cordially invite you to our Gardening Grant showcase that will be hosting over the course of four (4) FEdWG meetings in 2021. During the showcase, Montgomery County Resident and Community Food Production Gardening Grant awardees will present their gardening projects, their vision for gardening efforts in Montgomery County, the progress they’ve made in expanding their gardening space or program offerings, and other information about their project.

This show case will take place during FEdWG meetings on:
  • January 26th
  • April 27th
  • July 27th, and
  • October 26th
All four showcase presentations will take place during FEdWG meetings being held from 9:30-11am via Zoom.
If you are interested in joining us at one of the showcase occurrences, please click here to register in advance for one of the meetings. Our goal for this showcase is to feature the wonderful gardening programs and projects underway in Montgomery County and the community to get involved in these projects.If you have any questions, please contact daniel@mocofoodcouncil.orgWe’re looking forward to seeing you at one of the showcases!

Upcoming Events

May 17

Food Security Community Call

Every other Monday, 1:00 to 2:00pm. Please register in advance.

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May 18, 25, June 1

Spring Speakers Series

The Montgomery County Planning Department would like to extend a special invitation to you, your organization, clients, and/or stakeholders to attend the 2021 Spring Speakers Series starting Tuesday, May 18th from 6-8PM.

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May 19

Food Economy Working Group Meeting

Third Wednesday of each month, 9-10:30am via Zoom.

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May 19

Food Assistance Resources in Montgomery County with the Montgomery County Food Council

11AM-12:15PM - Tune in to learn more about food insecurity in the County and the County’s COVID-19 food assistance response.

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May 23

One Acre Farm: Spring Farm Tour

Come out to One Acre Farm to meet Farmer Mike, the team, and learn about how One Acre Farm grows veggies and maintains (and improves) the health and resilience of the farm's soil!

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May 25

Food Education Working Group Meeting

4th Tuesday of each month, 9:30-11am via Zoom.

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May 25

Creating A Thriving Volunteer Team: Best Practices for Effective Recruitment, Management, and Retention in a Food Assistance Organization

11AM-12PM - Join us for a virtual training to learn best practices for recruiting and managing volunteers in your food assistance organization.

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Jun 1

Environmental Impact Working Group Meeting

The first Tuesday of the month from 9:30AM-11AM via Zoom.

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July 27th, Oct 26th

Gardening Grant Showcase

The Food Education Working Group (FEdWG) would like to cordially invite you to our Gardening Grant showcase that we will be taking place over the course of four (4) FEdWG meetings in 2021.

Learn more