Getting Involved with Celina Community Gardens

HISTORY

 

In summer of 2016, Celina Community Gardens, was started through a collaboration among the Mercer County Senior Fair Board, local civic leaders, and area residents who shared vision for….

 

 

GOALS of Celina Community Gardens

 

  • To steward a green space that is ecologically-friendly and aesthetically-pleasing

  • To invite contact with plants, birds, butterflies, and nature

  • To grow a diverse group of healthy plants: fruit, vegetable, herb, flower and ornamental

  • To provide a means for individuals or groups to grow the foods they eat

  • To enable people to harvest high-quality produce to share with others in the community

  • To aid others in reaping the many benefits of community gardening (health, connection with nature, life skills, and financial security)

  • To encourage relationship building and strengthening a sense of community

  • To be an education resource for best practices in our locale: environmental stewardship, conservation, preservation, stewardship, sustainability, permaculture, food preparation and preservation, and more.

  • To host educational and celebratory events for members and the community

Yes, you can help.  To find out more, click here to see some suggestions.  We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Meet CCG Involved Leaders:

 

Debbie Philpott

 

Specialties

Organizer/Founder of Celina Community Gardens

 

 

2016

Initiated Planning Committee to form CCG

Enrolled in Master Gardener program

 

2015

Moved to Celina getting involved in community

Suzanne Montgomery

 

Specialties

Community Projects

 

Professional development

Steering Committee for Celina Community Gardens, 2016

 

Steering Committee for Women in Leadership of West Central Ohio, 2015-2016

 

Committee member of Celina's Park Advisory Group to develop Bryson Park District, 2015-2016

 

Steering Committee for Celina Farmers' Market, 2013-2016

 

Initiated Project Food Share, 2016

 

Initiated & managed Celina Insurance Group Community Garden, 2013-2016

 

Initiated Go Green for Celina, a tree planting campaign at Montgomery Field, Eastview Park, 2008 - 2016

David Sundersingh

 

Specialties

Sustainability Coach

Organic and Sustainable Gardening

 

Professional development

2016

Advisor to Celina Community Gardens

 

2013-2016

Steering Committee for Celina Group Community Garden

Steering Committee for Celina Farmers' Market

Ronald A. Kremer

 

Specialties

Maintains three separate gardens

Experienced builder of many raised garden beds

 

Professional development

2016

Advisor to Celina Community Gardens

 

2012-2016

Steering Committee for WSU-LC gardens

Active member of St. Marys Farmers' Market

Contact Us Today!

Celina Community Gardens


Celina, OH 45822


Phone: +1 765-914-8725 +1 765-914-8725

E-mail: ccg@CelinaCommunityGardens.org

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