Below is a list of days that gardeners are encouraged to come out and
help with the community garden upkeep (weeding, mowing, and other
things we need help with).
Also a great way to put in your 4 community garden hours. Someone from the board will be there at the time listed. You can record your information/time on the sheet in shed.
May 21 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Lois)
May 29 (Tuesday) – 5:30 to 7:30 pm (Elaine)
June 4 (Monday) – 5:30 to 7:30 pm (Elaine)
June 11 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Pete)
June 18 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Lois)
June 25 (Monday) – 5 to 7 pm (Peggy)
July 2 (Monday) – 5 to 7 pm (Peggy)
July 9 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Pete)
July 23 (Monday) – 5 to 7 pm (Peggy)
August 6 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Pete)
August 13 (Monday) – 5:30 to 7:30 pm (Jean)
August 20 (Monday) – 5 to 7 pm (Peggy)
August 27 (Monday) – 5:30 to 7:30 pm (Jean)
Sept 10 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Liti)
Sept 17 (Monday) – 4 to 6 pm (Liti)
We will be offering another border building day pre-season in 2018. The cost will be $35.00 plus $10 registration fee. Gardeners who buy the installed border for 2018 border building day will receive a $10 plot discount for the 2019 growing season.
If you are renewing your plot and choose to complete the wooden borders yourself, see instructions below.
Note: All garden plots will be required next season to have wooden borders.
DO IT YOURSELF - GARDEN BORDER PROJECT
If you want to do it yourself, here are the instructions:
Plot border construction:
·Four 2x4 or 2x6- 10? pieces of wood.
·4 elbow brackets
·Screw it together
Total cost about $35.00
Total time about half an hour.
(One year registration credit)
If interested and cannot do it yourself, let us know.
Use only EPP (Environmentally Preferable Product) treated wood (available at both Home Depot and Lowe?s). Look for this label:
If you are a resident of East Brunswick, NJ and are interested in getting a garden plot for 2018.....please click the following link: 2018 New Gardener Registration
Returning gardeners for 2018, please fill out form below. This is mandatory. No monies are collected on this form.
BELOW IS THE PAYMENT INFO FOR RETURNING GARDENERS ONLY
You have three options to pay for 2018:
1. To pay by PayPal or credit card - use the 'Donate' button below. Enter your plot number in the comments! PayPal button: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=E5MGM2KREHT9U
2. Send a check to 'Friends EBEC, 9 Camelot Drive, East Brunswick, NJ 08816'. Mark your plot number on the check.3. Drop off a check or cash with Lois at 9 Camelot Drive, East Brunswick, NJ 08816. Include a note with your name and plot number.
Returning gardener registration is now available. Please note that the buyout option is now $40 if you do not do your 4 hours of community garden service. Again you will have the option to renew for two (2) years. Here is the link: http://www.friendsebec.com/projects/east-brunswick-community-garden
Membership in the Friends of East Brunswick Environmental Commission is now FREE! Join simply by going to our new website at http://www.friendsebec.com/
If you like the Butterfly Park, Salamander migrations, Community Garden, Moth Nights, Big Tree contests, and so much more, join the Friends.