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  • Texas
    Confirmed Cases: 3997
    Deaths: 58

  • Midland County
    Confirmed Cases: 16
    Deaths: 1

  • From MMH Testing
    Tested: Total samples - 389
    Positive: 13
    Negative: 243
    Waiting for Results: 133

*Last updated on 04/01/2020 at 5:06 PM

Community Garden

The Midland Health Community Garden opened on August 13, 2016. The garden is approximately 13,000 sq. ft. and features 34 individual plots, 2 keyhole gardens and 3 wheelchair-accessible raised planters. The garden is located on the Northeast corner of the Midland Memorial West Campus at 4214 Andrews Highway. We are proud to provide community members with an accessible location to practice a healthier lifestyle by growing their own fresh produce.

For information about the garden, or to inquire about our community garden template, please email midlandhealthgarden@gmail.com or call (432) 221-4510.

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How To Apply for a Garden Plot

Individual garden plots measuring 5' x 13' will be available to rent for $32 per year or $16 per half-year. Applicants must be a resident of Midland County. 

A completed application includes all of the following:

  • Signed Gardener Application
  • Signed Memorandum of Understanding
  • Copy of Texas driver's license or Texas ID card (for each person in household)
  • Copy of current utility bill and/or lease agreement with Midland address
  • Check for $16 or $32 made payable to: Midland Memorial Foundation


Submit application and check by mail to:

Midland Memorial Hospital

ATTN: Clarissa Toll

400 Rosalind Redfern Grover Parkway

Midland, Texas 79701

 

Resources (click to view/download)

Bylaws

Gardener Application

Memorandum of Understanding

Site Rules

 

For Garden Members

Upcoming Garden Work Days:

Garden work days are a time when members gather in a group to do basic garden maintenance. Plot holders are required to attend at least 8 garden work days per year or 4 work days per half-year.


Saturday, February 8     10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, March 14      10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

No April Clean-Up

Saturday, May 9           10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, June 13    10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, July 11        10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, Aug. 8        10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, Sept. 12    10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, Oct. 10         10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

Saturday, Nov. 14        10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

No December Clean-Up

 

Qualifying Master Gardeners Classes:

These classes are held by the Midland County Extension Office and the Permian Basin Master Gardeners. To register for any of the classes below, please visit westtexasgardening.org/classes. Each plot holder is encouraged to attend at least two gardening classes, of their choice, per year. 

Gardening on a Budget
Tuesday, February 11        6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, February 12       9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Pruning Trees and Shrubs
Tuesday, February 25         6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, February 26    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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