Join the Garden

Thank you for your interest in the joining the community gardens! Please read the garden information and rules before beginning the application process. If garden spaces are currently full, we still encourage those who wish to obtain a garden plot to submit an application as each year has a turnover of gardeners who for one reason or another are not coming back for the next season.


Join us for our April 2018 Open Houses

Want basic information and to see plots available? The Open Houses are a great place to start. If you have questions, please contact us: scarecrow@glenwoodcommunitygarden.com

Garden Membership Overview

Community Garden Program provides:

  1. Water (regulated by the city and weather conditions)
  2. Free, unlimited mulch for pathways
  3. Tools & wheelbarrows on site

Gardeners are responsible for:

  1. Annual program participation fee
  2. 4 hours (or more) of community service assistance for the garden per plot per year
  3. A clearly worked, weeded and harvested plot all growing season
  4. Clear, weed-free, mulched pathways around their plot
  5. Seeds
  6. Organic fertilizer
  7. Hoses
  8. Sprinklers or drip irrigation systems
  9. Hand tools
  10. Any additional plot needs
  11. Maintaining current address, phone numbers and email address with the garden board

Garden Rules

Garden rules may be read here:   Garden Rules   

En Español: Reglas de los Jardines Comunitarios de Glenwood Springs

Garden Code of Conduct may be read as a PDF here:   Garden Code of Conduct

Please read the rules carefully. It is a significant commitment of time and energy to be part of a community garden. ALL  GARDENERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR BEING FAMILIAR WITH AND OBEYING ALL GARDEN RULES.   

Ready to Apply?

Garden Application – Garden Application 2018

Garden Waiver – Must send notarized with application – Garden Waiver 

Find a Glenwood Notary 

Questions? Please send an email to scarecrow@glenwoodcommunitygarden.com

We are looking forward to another great year in the garden and having you join us!