Shelbyville Community Garden
201 N. Chestnut
Shelbyville, IL 62565
Phone: (217) 774-3624
Contact via Email
Text the word: SCGARDEN To: 72727
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Hours of OperationAlways Open
Earlier in 2018, we officially incorporated as a
Community Garden a reality. Shelbyville community members got together to figure out how to take this Presbyterian idea/model and expand it to the community. From that group, we formed a board of people willing to make the ShelbyvilleLate in 2017, a group of in
A group of members got together and filled 5 raised garden beds. And the plants exploded with vegetables! We donated/gave away all of our produce last year. Shelbyville We started out as a mission of First Presbyterian Church ina non-for-profit corporation. We are now, officially, “The Shelbyville Community Garden, Inc.” We have a board of 14 members who are dedicated to expanding and growing the community garden.
On April 22, 2018, HSHS Good Shepherd officially became the second “Foundational Partner” of Shelbyville Community Garden, the first being First Presbyterian Church. We now maintain 21 garden beds between the church and the hospital. We are excited and hopeful for this year’s harvest.