Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities: Off Season

  • Organize SCG photos, create a "Best 100 of 2018" album

  • "Seeds of Change" Event Task Force

  • “Second Sundays” Event Task Force

  • Tabling for SCG at local events

  • Create/assemble Seed Packets for giveaways

  • Help plan curriculums for kids summer camps

  • Share your skills by helping to teach an Adult Education Class

  • Research and write articles, content for the website blogs

  • Research and help writing grants

Volunteer Opportunities: In Season

  • Compost Station: Weekly maintenance

  • Tour Guide of Summit Community Gardens: Train to give regular garden tours for SCG spacial events throughout the season

  • “Second Sundays” Event Task Force

  • Share your skills by helping to teach an Adult Education Class

  • Help Instruct Kids Summer Camps

  • Tabling for SCG at local events

  • Build Trellises for peas

  • Weeding

  • Planting

  • Harvest

  • Help selling produce at our weekly farm stand

  • “Dig In” Event Task Force

  • 2019 Garden Expansion Project: Till & amend soil, shape new community garden beds, dig holes for fruit trees

Volunteer Work Party Opportunities: By Season

  • April/May: Amend soil, reshape garden beds

  • April/May: Clean up any remaining over-wintered plants, rake and reshape bark in perennial demonstration beds, reorganize rocks around plots and perimeter of garden

  • April/May: Clean up & set up compost area, grind up sunflower stalks

  • May: Go through, organize and install all irrigation lines

  • May: Go through last years row covers: discard then & tattered, cut new pieces of row cover for vegetable demonstration beds and to sell at seedling sale events

  • May/June: Clean up Kid’s Garden, fix vine structure, plant sunflower seeds & runner beans

  • June: 2019 Garden Expansion Project: Till & amend soil for fruit tree orchard, hops garden and new community garden plots, shape new community garden plot beds

  • June/July/August: Assist in transplanting, harvest and weeding demonstration beds

  • June/July/August: Weeding rock pathways, general garden clean up of trash, tools, folding tarps, sheds

  • September/October: 2019 Garden Expansion Project: Dig holes for fruit tree orchard amend soil, help set up soaker hoses