Manchester, Connecticut

Events

 
 Hey Neighbor! We would love to see you! 
 
Manchester's Spruce Street Market Nights
Good Food. Good People. Grown Here.
 
Wednesdays, June 13th-October 17, from 4-7 PM. Rain or shine, the Market will be held at 153 & 160 Spruce Street.

Please see below for a promotional flyer, as well as an application for vendor participation. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact the Office of Neighborhoods and Families at 860-647-3089 or by email at onf@manchesterct.gov.

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Let's Get Growing: Planting Summer Flowers
Add a little color to your world by learning when, where and how to plant flowers this summer season. 
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All Ages
Meets: W, 6/20/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No cost

Creepy Crawlies: Bugs That Help and Bugs That Harm
Most bugs are good, others not; learn how to deal with both!
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Locatiom: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W, 07/18/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No cost

Let's Get Blooming: The Fruitful Art of Dead Heading
Pruning spent blossoms and axcess vegetation is important for good production in flower and vegetable gardens, learn how to get more for less!
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Age: All ages
Meets: W, 7/11/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No cost

Drying Herbs
Learn how to dry your summer herbs to enjoy!
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: 8/1/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No cost

Saving Seeds
Learn how to save and preserve your seeds to plant for next year's harvest.
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W, 8/15/18, 6-7 PM

Planting Peas
Late summer is the perfect time to plant sugar snap peas; learn how, when, and where to plant this delicious snack!
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W, 8/22/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No cost

Ready for Harvest
Harvest time is here! Learn how to cook and preserve the fruits and veggies you grew this season.
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W, 9/12/28, 6-7 PM
Fee: No fee

Preparing Youe Garden for Spring
The growing season may be coming to an end but your garden still needs you! Get a jump-start on preparing your garden for next year's spring plantings.
Instructors: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W, 10/3/18, 6-7 PM

Harvest Arrangements
What is avaiable? How can we make displays with them? Let's try it!
Instructor: Bettylou Sandy
Location: Spruce Street Community Garden
Ages: All ages
Meets: W,10/17/18, 6-7 PM
Fee: No fee