Restore & Transform the Lewis Becote Historic Community Garden, together
IT IS TIME TO RESTORE AND TRANSFORM THE CENTURY OLD GARDEN ON LAFAYETTE AND GENESEE AVE. WE NEED THE HELP OF THE ENGLEWOOD SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY. JOIN US. USE THE EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW IF YOU WISH TO VOLUNTEER.
The Lewis Becote Historic Community Garden will provide Englewood Youth with STEM Education Opportunities!
Do you want to learn how to plant, grow, and harvest vegetables in one of the oldest garden plots in the City of Englewood?
• The garden site is located on the corner of Lafayette Place and Genesee Avenue. It has been dated back over 100 years. Lewis Becote is the most well known of the Historic Garden’s many caretakers. Recently, the garden has been tended by your neighbor, Norman Gainey.
• We are transforming the garden above into a community garden cooperative that includes 28 4’x16’ raised beds. Sign up for a bed today. (Plumwalk2@gmail.com) ..
• Englewood families are invited.