Bradner Gardens Park

Bradner Gardens Park…where community grows

Bradner Halloween Costume Party and Cider Pressing

Get your costumes ready for the Bradner Halloween Costume Party and Cider Pressing Sunday, October 25 – 2 to 4 PM Bradner Gardens Park 29th Avenue S. & S. Grand … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fall Tasks – Winterize & Renew!

Please remember that October 31 is the deadline to: ¨ (1) Complete and record your 8 community volunteer hours ¨ (2) Get your plot ready for winter. You must fulfill … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rats!

Have you noticed some of the new, unwelcome guests at the garden? The link below goes to information on rats that was provided by the P-Patch City Office. It pays … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bradner Gardens Summer Blues Concert – JD Hobson, Americana & Delta Blues

Join us on Sat, Jul 18, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM for a night of music and community. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and pack a picnic supper to enjoy … Continue reading

July 9, 2015

Food Bank Donation Tips

In mid-May we started harvesting fresh produce for food bank donations.  In 2014, Bradner donated 1,200 pounds to the Rainier Valley Food Bank. I think we can do better than that: I … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alpine strawberries

Alpine strawberries are white when ripe and have an interesting taste. They are tiny but very prolific. We have a bunch growing at the south end of the south p-patch … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Attack the Crabgrass!

Now is the time to get the crabgrass out of your plot before it begins to seed. Given the warm weather, it looks like we may have a bumper crop … Continue reading

June 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Can we harvest your plot for the food bank?

Yesterday was another day of bounty for the food bank.  We harvested a lot of lettuce, probably the last for a while.  However, there were some plots that had an … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Native Pollinators

Bradner is one of 20 sites around Puget Sound where WSU graduate student Elias Bloom is conducting a study of native pollinators. Eli is scheduled to be at Bradner on … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Earn Hours by Watering the Ornamental Border

If you would like to score some easy volunteer hours and help keep the Ornamental Border at Bradner looking good, this is your opportunity.  We need watering stewards.  It requires … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment