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Squash Heaven

Kay Niedenthal, sharing healthy choices and delicious food with a class.At Fall Creek Gardens, we donate most of the food that we grow in our teaching garden.  We know that not everyone has time, space, or energy to grow their own food, and people living in poverty have to make very careful choices about how they spend their food dollars.  Not only that, but food […]

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What Have We Been Up To?

Fall Creek Gardens 2014Whew! It’s been a busy summer and things here at the Gardens are speeding right along. Here’s a snapshot of our recent activity: 1. Organic gardeners love our classes! In July, attendees were able to learn about: Gardening with Native Plants, taught by Tom Hohman with Indiana Native Plant and Wildflower Society. Organic Pest Control […]

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Summer Solstice Celebration!

page-0Have you heard? We’re throwing a party! Presenting our first annual Summer Solstice Celebration at Fall Creek Gardens–and YOU are invited! Don’t wait!  Buy your tickets here: Of course, we know how busy the month of June can be…. Even if you cannot attend, you can still be a part of OR OR 

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8 Uses for Garden Greens

greensThe first produce from your garden is often greens – lettuce, spinach, and arugula just to name a few. You can only make so many salads, but greens are some of the most concentrated sources of nutrition there are. So how to make use of that abundance and keep it from going to waste?   1. Green […]

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Urban Gardens & Food Access In Indy

Fall Creek GardensPlanting season is underway at city gardens around Indianapolis and so is the effort to provide more people with fresh produce. At Fall Creek Gardens, on Indy’s near north side, some early spring crops are already peeking through the soil of the raised beds. “One of my gardeners got started really early and he has […]

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Spring Gardening – No Limits Radio Show

NPR - No Limits host John KrullFall Creek Gardens’ very own Maggie Goeglein-Hanna was a guest on the popular NPR No Limits radio show with host John Krull. The topic of spring gardening is discussed with gardener/journalist Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp, landscape architect Jeff Bolinger and Fall Creek Gardens Executive Director Maggie Goeglein-Hanna.

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