Lower 9 Growing Strong

Through our Lower 9 Growing Strong initiative, Backyard Gardeners Network offers regular free community programming at the Guerrilla Garden that promotes health, close-knit community and self-reliance!

Lower 9 Growing Strong includes….

Food As Medicine

Our Food As Medicine workshop series focuses on food as primary source of healing

Kids Club

Every Friday, we offer GARDENING, ART, COOKING, and ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS activities for neighborhood children!

Super Saturdays

We host monthly Super Saturday community parties with free food, music, family activities, games, a mini-market and more to bring our community closer together and promote the ongoing Lower 9 Growing Strong events!