Second Saturdays

Every 2nd Saturday of the month

 9 AM - 12 PM

@ Charles Street Gardens

 

Join us in the garden for a fun morning of volunteering on our monthly workdays!

Bring some refreshments, your gloves and a hat ~ we have tasks big and small to suit everyone.

 

Upcoming dates:

February 8th

March 14th

April 11th

May 9th

Local Garden Share

4th Sunday of the month

11 AM – 12 PM

@ Charles Street Gardens

Join fellow gardeners to share and learn seasonal planting knowledge, bring extra produce or seeds from your garden to share, and even if you don’t please come and join us!

Ask a Master Gardener

Tuesdays + Saturdays

10 AM – 12 PM

@ Charles Street Gardens

Do you have a gardening question?

Come and ask a Santa Clara County Master Gardener ..... They have great local plant knowledge and wonderful 'advice to grow by'

They are happy to help and look forward to meeting you!

Open Garden

Tuesday mornings

11 am - 1 pm

Our community garden gates are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to take a self-guided tour!

Enjoy playing in the Children's Garden, see what's growing, visit the chickens or chat with our friendly docent.

For any questions, please email the garden coordinators on our contact page.

The garden is open to the public every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm for individuals or groups to tour the space and see what our gardeners are growing. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden.

We also have a public volunteering Work Day every 2nd Saturday of the month from 9am to 12am. See details on the calendar.

February 23, 2020
  • Local Garden Share

    February 23, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    You are invited to join us at the picnic tables to celebrate our monthly Local Garden Share event from 11am - 12noon. Open to the public, this is a free event.

    We have been gathering together monthly since July 2011!

    Come let your fellow gardeners know what you are planting in your seasonal gardens, how you are tending your soil and what you are doing to conserve water. Please bring whatever you have extra from your garden to share, and even if you don’t please come and share yourself.

    Please join our Google Group to receive up to date information regarding our Sunnyvale Garden Share: garden-share-sunnyvale@googlegroups.com

    Request to join Sunnyvale Garden Share

    Also, here is our Meetup: 
    https://www.meetup.com/Sustainable-Homesteading-in-the-South-Bay/

    See more details

February 25, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    February 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

March 3, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    March 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

March 10, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    March 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

March 14, 2020
  • 2nd Saturday Workdays

    March 14, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    JOIN US! At our 2nd Saturday Workdays at Charles Street Gardens.

    Bring your friends and family and spend a fun day volunteering and enjoy contributing to your local community garden. 

    2nd Saturday Workdays are open to all CSG gardeners as well as interested local volunteers, no gardening experience needed!  *For groups of 6+ people, please contact the Garden Coordinators to schedule a spot. We welcome all volunteers!

    Bring: gardening gloves, bottled water, a hat/sunscreen, and a smile 😊

    Ask for the Workday Leader and they will happily allocate a job that suits you from our daily list.

    For garden members: Start as early or stay as long as you like! Workdays are scheduled throughout the year for specific rows to lead, but all gardeners are encouraged to attend on any workday. Once gardeners have completed volunteering, please be sure to log your service hours on our website so it can be applied toward your annual service hours. Thank you!

    http://charlesstreetgardens.org/csg/gardeners/

    Look forward to seeing you in the garden 🌻

    See more details

  • Growing Asian Vegetables

    March 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Sunnyvale Public Library, 665 W Olive Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    With growing interest in expanding vegetable options for everyday cooking, Asian vegetables offer a veritable choice. Asian vegetables are easy to grow in the Bay Area and surprisingly quick! 

    Please join Master Gardener Jean Lee for her experience of growing Asian vegetables for over 40 years in the Valley.

    Presenter: UC Master Gardener Jean Lee
    Registration: None
    Cost: Free

    See more details

March 17, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    March 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

March 22, 2020
  • Local Garden Share

    March 22, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    You are invited to join us at the picnic tables to celebrate our monthly Local Garden Share event from 11am - 12noon. Open to the public, this is a free event.

    We have been gathering together monthly since July 2011!

    Come let your fellow gardeners know what you are planting in your seasonal gardens, how you are tending your soil and what you are doing to conserve water. Please bring whatever you have extra from your garden to share, and even if you don’t please come and share yourself.

    Please join our Google Group to receive up to date information regarding our Sunnyvale Garden Share: garden-share-sunnyvale@googlegroups.com

    Request to join Sunnyvale Garden Share

    Also, here is our Meetup: 
    https://www.meetup.com/Sustainable-Homesteading-in-the-South-Bay/

    See more details

March 24, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    March 24, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

March 31, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    March 31, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

April 7, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    April 7, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

April 11, 2020
  • ALL HANDS Workday

    April 11, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    JOIN US! At our next ALL HANDS Workday at Charles Street Gardens. 

    ALL HANDS Workdays are for garden members ONLY, all gardeners must attend.We will have docents attending with a volunteer worklist from 9am - 12pm. Gardeners can start as early or stay as long as you like! 

    Once you have completed volunteer hours, please be sure to log those hours on our website form so it counts toward your annual hours:
    http://charlesstreetgardens.org/csg/gardeners/ 

    Gardeners may bring their friends and family to help out and spend a fun day volunteering and enjoy contributing to your local community garden. 

    Bring gardening gloves, water, a hat and a smile 😊 No job is too big or too small!

    Look forward to seeing you in the garden 🌻

    See more details

April 14, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    April 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

April 21, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    April 21, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

April 22, 2020
  • Earth Day 2020

    April 22, 2020

    https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-2020/

    See more details

April 26, 2020
  • Local Garden Share

    April 26, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    You are invited to join us at the picnic tables to celebrate our monthly Local Garden Share event from 11am - 12noon. Open to the public, this is a free event.

    We have been gathering together monthly since July 2011!

    Come let your fellow gardeners know what you are planting in your seasonal gardens, how you are tending your soil and what you are doing to conserve water. Please bring whatever you have extra from your garden to share, and even if you don’t please come and share yourself.

    Please join our Google Group to receive up to date information regarding our Sunnyvale Garden Share: garden-share-sunnyvale@googlegroups.com

    Request to join Sunnyvale Garden Share

    Also, here is our Meetup: 
    https://www.meetup.com/Sustainable-Homesteading-in-the-South-Bay/

    See more details

April 28, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    April 28, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

May 5, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    May 5, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

May 9, 2020
  • 2nd Saturday Workdays

    May 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    JOIN US! At our 2nd Saturday Workdays at Charles Street Gardens.

    Bring your friends and family and spend a fun day volunteering and enjoy contributing to your local community garden. 

    2nd Saturday Workdays are open to all CSG gardeners as well as interested local volunteers, no gardening experience needed!  *For groups of 6+ people, please contact the Garden Coordinators to schedule a spot. We welcome all volunteers!

    Bring: gardening gloves, bottled water, a hat/sunscreen, and a smile 😊

    Ask for the Workday Leader and they will happily allocate a job that suits you from our daily list.

    For garden members: Start as early or stay as long as you like! Workdays are scheduled throughout the year for specific rows to lead, but all gardeners are encouraged to attend on any workday. Once gardeners have completed volunteering, please be sure to log your service hours on our website so it can be applied toward your annual service hours. Thank you!

    http://charlesstreetgardens.org/csg/gardeners/

    Look forward to seeing you in the garden 🌻

    See more details

May 12, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    May 12, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details

May 16, 2020
  • Tour De Coup

    May 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Our lovely family of CSG chickens and their coup plan to be part of this free Silicon Valley event! 

    Details here:
    https://tourdecoop.org/

    See more details

May 19, 2020
  • Open Garden Hours

    May 19, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Charles Street Gardens, 433 Charles St, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

    Charles Street Gardens, Community Garden
    The gardens are open to the public every Tuesday for individuals or groups to tour the space, enjoy the Children's Garden or see what our local gardeners are growing in their beds. Take a self-guided tour and feel free to ask gardeners questions about the garden. 

    Master Gardeners Teaching + Demonstration Garden
    Located in the southeast corner of CSG, this demo garden showcases vegetables and ornamentals growing organically in raised beds, in-ground beds, and containers, with an emphasis on using recycled, recyclable or salvaged materials. UC Master Gardeners of Santa Clara are available for gardening questions:
    Summer Hours: Every Tuesday from 9am - 12pm
    Winter Hours: Every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm

    *Please respect our community gardens and don't pick or remove any produce, flowers or materials. Thank you!

    Please contact CSG via email if you’d like to schedule a different time to visit the garden; we’re happy to accommodate. See you in the garden soon! 

    See more details