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PUBLIC GARDENS

Elizabeth Park
Located at the Corner of Prospect Avenue and Asylum Avenue on the Hartford / West Hartford line

COMMUNITY GARDENS

Westmoor Park manages the Community Gardening program in Town.  Gardens are located on Flagg Road, Cornerstone Drive, and Wolcott Road.  Three garden sites are available to residents. 

GARDEN CLUBS

Buena Vista Garden Club
Contact: Elaine Krause (860) 561-5952

Mountain Valley Garden Club
Contact: Judy Roberts (860) 521-3517

Webster Hill Garden Club
Contact: Elsie Rickard (860) 521-4033

West Hartford Garden Club
Contact: Linda Berry (860) 521-9709

FARMERS MARKETS

West Hartford Center Farmers' Market is open from May through December (Christmas) in the municipal parking lot located at the corner of Arapahoe Road and LaSalle Road.  West Hartford Center Farmers' features fruits, vegetables, maple syrup, flowers, cheese, jam and bread from Connecticut farms.  Thank you for buying locally and supporting the Connecticut economy. For more information, visit http://buyctgrown.com/westhartfordfarmersmarket

Hours of operation are:

May (beginning May 3, 2014)

  • Saturdays only, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

June through October:

  • Tuesdays, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • Thursdays, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Saturdays, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

November:

  • Saturdays only, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM. A Special Day will be held on Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

December:

  • Saturdays, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM plus Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Wallace Grube at whfarmersmkt@sbcglobal.net or visit http://buyctgrown.com/westhartfordfarmersmarket

The Troutbrook Farmers Market is open every Monday from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, June through November 2nd, in the Whole Foods parking lot.

The Bishops Corner Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, now through October 18th in the Starbucks/Crown Market parking lot.

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