Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships at Home

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  Our friends at the Western New York Land Conservancy invite you to hear award-winning author Doug Tallamy present about “Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships at Home” on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at the UB Center for the Arts, beginning with a reception at 6pm and the presentation at 7pm. Tickets are $20 per person. Get all… Read more »

Global Gardening at Urban Roots

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Join us for a celebration of our diverse cultural neighborhood and city!! Gardeners, artisans, cooking demonstrations and more!   David Clark will be here to discuss the various gardening varieties of vegetables able to grow in the WNY area and safe gardening practices. Come help select our ever diversifying plant list for our 2016 heirloom… Read more »

Gala in the Gardens

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Believe in Black Rock will be holding Gala in the Gardens on September 16th from 6-8pm in conjunction with the Black Rock Riverside Alliance. This event will take place at ALL FOUR community gardens in Black Rock and Riverside.

Urban Roots seeking new board members

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Urban Roots is a consumer cooperative business on the West Side that endeavors to provide quality gardening products while enriching our local community. Any member owner is welcome to apply (if you’re not a member yet, you can become one at any time!). First and foremost we seek applicants who are enthusiastic about furthering our… Read more »

An OASIS @ Urban Roots!

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Come celebrate Garden Walk Buffalo and Infringement Fest at Urban Roots

Music! Refreshments! Food trucks! Tastings! Gardening education! Garden art!

Saturday July 26th from 12-7 pm

A Week of Workshops!

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Urban Roots Education Committee and Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo have a week filled with FREE garden workshops. Tuesday, September 25th at 6pm at the ArtSpace Garden, Colleen Morrissey will be presenting Growing and Preserving Herbs. On Wednesday, September 26th at 7pm Composting Options will be presented by Nicole Dionne at the Grassroots Gardens Office at… Read more »

Additional Garden Workshops Announced

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Urban Roots and Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo recently received an Environmental Justice Grant from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. This is the second time that we have collaborated with GGB and again part of the funding received will be used to support education programs for the two organizations. The following workshops will be presented… Read more »

School garden at Urban Roots

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Please stop by and check out the community garden during your next visit to Urban Roots. Enjoy the vegetables, beneficial flowers, and hand painted signs welcoming you to the garden.