Community Gardens

The Community Gardens at Prairie Green is a cooperative partnership between the Geneva Park District, the City of Geneva and the Forest Preserve District of Kane County

General Information

How Many Plots Are Available?
The Community Gardens at Prairie Green features 124 garden plots and is located on the west side of Geneva at the intersection of Peck Road and Bricher Road. Each garden plot measures 20 ft by 30 ft. Twelve plots are designated for organic growers. The garden plots will be open from dawn to dusk between April and October.

Five raised beds are available for use by gardeners with limited mobility. Proof of mobility issue must be given at time of registration. These beds will be given out on a first come/first served basis.

The Geneva Park District will oversee the seasonal operation of the garden. Park District staff will rototill all of the plots after October 31st on an annual basis.

Interested in Renting a Plot?

To be eligible for a garden plot, all agreements and fees are required at time of application drop off. Garden Plots are available on a first come/first served basis. Residents of the Geneva Park District will be given priority. Gardeners are limited to one plot. All plots should be fully planted by June 27. Garden Plot Reservations must be made in person at Sunset Community Center, 710 Western Avenue or Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center, 3507 Kaneville Road in Geneva by April 1, 2014

Garden Plot Reservations must be made in person at Sunset Community Center, 710 Western Avenue or Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center, 3507 Kaneville Road in Geneva.

Plot Fee:
$45 Geneva Park District Residents/$60 Non-Residents

Returning Gardeners:
All returning gardeners will be assigned the same plot number. Must submit all necessary paperwork and fees by March1, 2014.

Community Garden FAQ's

Community Garden Rules

2014 Gardening Packet

 

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