The CASA Vegetable Garden is one of the oldest community gardens, volunteer driven in the state of Alabama. The Garden is located at 4725 Bob Wallace Avenue (link to Google Map) and is a garden that is planted, maintained, harvested and distributed entirely by volunteers. All produce from the garden is delivered to our elderly and homebound clients throughout Madison County. Stop by anytime during the hours posted below to lend a hand!
OPEN GARDEN Hours*
Beginning on March 18th
Mondays: 12pm – 4pm
Wednesdays: 8am – 12pm
Fridays: 9am – 1pm
Saturdays: 8am – 12pm
*The Garden will not be open on days when there is inclement weather.
Groups can schedule outside of open garden hours during the winter, except for Sundays and Mondays.
Groups should schedule work days by contacting the office via email or calling (256) 533-7775.
Hear from a Garden Volunteer!
Interests: gardening, garden, landscaping, planting
Good for: Group or individuals ages middle school and up, Ideal for civic organizations, corporate, church, school, and family groups; perfect for day of service.
When: work done year round, weekday or weekend
Time Commitment: garden work shifts range from 1 to 4 hours
What you need: ability to bend, squat, lift
To bring: Water, sunscreen, insect repellant. Volunteers should wear close-toed shoes. CASA will provide all gardening supplies (tools, gloves, etc.)
Note: All Group Garden dates must be scheduled in advance
Contact: By Email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by Phone at 256-533-7775