Winter Solstice (Shortest Day of the Year) – Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017
From now the daylight hours get longer. Gardeners start reading seed catalogues, ordering supplies.
Annual Expiration of 2017 Gardener’s Agreement – Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017
New contracts go out to gardeners who indicate in a December poll that they will return to LHCG.
Annual Meetings, Issuing 2018 Gardener’s Agreement – Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 (6:30-8 pm) or Saturday, Jan. 13 (1:30-2:30 pm)
Location: Lakewood Community Library, 10045 Audelia Road, Dallas, TX 75238. Telephone: 214-670-1350.
Community Day – Saturday, Mar. 3, 2018
8 am to Noon. This is a time for the community to come together for general maintenance of the gardens. Non-plot holder volunteers are welcome.
First Day of Spring in 2018 – Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018
Plots should be cleared of dead plants, prepped and planted with spring crops.
Tenth Anniversary Celebration – Sunday, April 8, 2018
A public celebration is planned with city officials, up to 250 current and former gardeners, and community volunteers.