Established in 1978 and maintained through the hard work of our members, Gardens for Charlestown exists to promote green space preservation, community pride, and educational opportunities in our neighborhood. 

Gardens for Charlestown is a 501(c)(3) organization. To learn how to support our work or join, email us.

Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021

Even though we are now deep into the winter months, the Gardens never truly sleep.  We are looking forward to the 2021 gardening season and planning our events for the coming year!  We look forward seeing everyone soon!

The Garden Is Open


Cleanup Checklist

Until it is safe for folks to gather in groups, here is a list of things you can do :

  1. Pick up litter in the whole garden

  2. Pull weeds on pathways and common areas

  3. Rake lawn areas to remove gravel, twigs, or other natural debris

  4. Pull any tree saplings from common areas and paths

 Gardens for Charlestown remains open until or unless public health directives prohibit it. But if you visit, please follow these guidelines that will help you stay safe and prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus in our community.

  • Keep a distance of at least six feet from anyone not from your household.

  • Wear a face covering while visiting.

  • Carry and use hand sanitizer and be sure to use it before and after touching any surface: benches, gates, knobs, railings, etc.

  • Stay away for 14 days if you’re experiencing symptoms or have had direct contact with anyone who is symptomatic.

  • Do not congregate in either of the sheds or in the greenhouse.

  • Please wear your own gloves if using shared tools, and sanitize your hands before and after every use. 

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