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.

For information about becoming a sponsor or other ways you can get involved, please email midlandhealthgarden@gmail.com or call (432) 221-1185.

 

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. 

To be assigned a garden plot for the Spring/Summer season, your application and check must be received no later than February 28, 2018. 

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 $16.00 made payable to: Midland Memorial Foundation


Submit application and check by mail to:

Midland Memorial Hospital

ATTN: Danielle Johnson

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.

**Work days occur on the second Saturday of each month, with the exception of February and April due to event conflicts.

Saturday, February 17**  10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

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

Saturday, April 21**  10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the garden

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

No December Clean-Up

 

Qualifying Master Gardeners Classes:

These free classes are held by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office and the Permian Basin Master Gardeners. To register for any of the classes below, please call (432) 498-4071. Each plot holder is required to attend at least 2 gardening classes, of their choice, per year.

Vegetable Gardening Class

Saturday, February 10  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Odessa Food Bank, 411 S. Pagewood Ave.

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