Ever wondered when was the right time to prune a tree? Want to learn how to identify, treat, and prevent damages or injuries to trees? Interested in learning more about Hartford’s tree diversity? Come join us for KNOX’s 2016 Tree Tenders Workshops where you will learn from experts how to maintain and nurture your neighborhood […]

Join orchardist Peter Montgomery at the Earle Street Community Garden to learn basic skills in fruit tree pruning and maintenance. Peter will share best practices for encouraging productive and healthy trees, as well as insights into the history of fruit trees in Connecticut and the East Coast. Stay afterwards for a potluck cookout at the […]

  Volunteers needed! Join the Greater Hartford Green Team in the clean-up of Parker Memorial Community Center. Breakfast and lunch provided. Tasks include: Weeding flower beds Raking mulch Aerating grass General clean-up E-mail nicolaa@knoxhartford.org and let her know you’re coming! The Greater Hartford Green Team meets (usually) the third Saturday of each month from March Through […]

Join the Greater Hartford Green Team in the KNOX Greenhouse. We’ll be arranging and planting flowers in the giant planters which will eventually be placed around downtown. E-mail nicolaa@knoxhartford.org and let her know you’re coming! The Greater Hartford Green Team meets the third Saturday of each month from March Through October 2018 from 9 am to 1 pm. We […]

  VOLUNTEER at Sigourney Square Park – General clean-up in the area – Connect with the green community. Breakfast and lunch provided. Please RSVP to nicolaa@knoxhartford.org and let her know you’re coming! The Greater Hartford Green Team meets (usually) the third Saturday of each month from March Through October 2018 from 9 am to 1 pm. We will […]

Join the Greater Hartford Green Team in the clean-up and beautification of Bushnell Park over Jazz Fest weekend! Volunteers will all meet at Corning Fountain. Street parking available around park. Tasks include: – Weeding flower beds – Mulching – Cleaning up Stay for a tour of the Soldiers & Sailors Arch with the Bushnell Park […]

Get ready to party in the most unique venue ever at Hartford’s one-and-only party in a greenhouse. It’s the one place you can wear shorts and flip flops in February and be reminded that YES, SPRING WILL COME. 75°, An Urban Greenhouse Party supports Hartford’s environmental organization responsible for tree plantings, community gardens, urban farming […]

Showcase Hartford’s Gardens! The 7th Annual HUGS Awards The Hartford Urban Gardeners Society Awards recognize Hartford residents, businesses, and organizations for their landscaping efforts in the city of Hartford. Share your favorite garden and celebrate the beauty in our city. 3 Contest Categories – Private/Home; Public/Business, Community/Organization Gardens. Open to all Hartford Residents! Nominations accepted […]

          Celebrate our community, gardens and summer traditions… Live streaming event with special guests. Ingredients sourced from KNOX gardens and farms. Explore some amazing and diverse growing in Hartford. Relax with a Twilight-ini created by Hartford Flavor. Live auction featuring all things gardening. Create a greener, healthier city.