Welcome!

Welcome to the Frazer Park Community Garden project website. The Rose City Park Neighborhood Association started and maintains this site to share with our neighbors and all Portlanders information and news about our work to create a community garden at Frazer Park in the Rose City Park neighborhood of Portland, Oregon. Read about the project and the key organizations involved on the About and Partners pages. Review meeting notes and other project planning materials on the Documents page. View our current needs for volunteers and donations on the How to help page. Get in touch with project organizers using the Contacts page.

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Photos from today’s garden grand opening celebration

The grand opening of the Frazer Park Community Garden was this morning. Lots of dignitaries, gardeners, and neighbors and friends showed up to help us dedicate this wonderful new community asset that was years in the making. Selected photos from the event are available; we also have some videos of the keynote speakers we’ll post on the RCPNA YouTube Channel as soon as we can.

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Garden Grand Opening this Saturday (April 28)!

Invitation for the Frazer Park Community Garden Grand Opening celebration April 28, 2012

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Garden work party this Saturday, April 14

We’re holding another community garden work party this Saturday, April 14. It will be the final work party before the April 28th Grand Opening.We are hoping to get all of our preparation done so that the new gardeners will be given a solid foundation and be able to focus on their newly assigned plots.

Please join us!! Sign up at Hands On Greater Portland. Continue reading

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Photos from our March 24, 2012 garden work party

We have a slideshow posted with photos from our March 24 community garden work party. Thanks to everyone who pitched in, and to Hands On Greater Portland for organizing the event.

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Garden work party this Saturday, March 24 from 9 to noon

Please join us in our second Frazer Work Party to ready our community garden for its Grand Opening April 28th. Activities are to include building the garden pathways, distributing bark mulch, and, if dry enough, ready the beds for planting. The Frazer Park Community Garden is located next to the Head Start School at 909 NE 52nd Ave., Portland, OR 97213 (3-blocks south of Halsey) Continue reading

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Garden work party this Saturday (Feb 18)

The first of two community garden work parties is this Saturday, February 18th from 9 am to noon at Frazer Park, 909 NE 52nd Avenue. Tools and a team leader from Portland Parks will be on hand for the event. You can sign up to help through Hands On Portland (if you need help signing up, you can call 503-200-3355). Continue reading

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Volunteers needed for garden work parties Feb 18 and Mar 24

Two work parties are scheduled for the Frazer Park Community Garden in the near future. Please join us in sprucing up the site, improving the soil, & possibly installing perimeter plants!!

* Sat Feb 18, 9am-12pm at Frazer
* Sat Mar 24, 9am-12pm at Frazer

Please RSVP with Hands on Greater Portland (http://www.handsonportland.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Details_Page?id=a0CA000000EpIKjMAN).
A Portland Community gardens staff member will be on hand to lead the work parties. Continue reading

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