About the Garden
The Barrington Community Garden is a volunteer‐run, organic garden for Barrington Residents only.
The Garden seeks to provide a warm, inviting place that offers Barrington residents 5' x 20' plots for organic gardening, promotes and serves as a hub for relevant community activities, and builds community.
Plots at the Barrington Community Garden are leased to Barrington residents on an annual basis for a small fee. Signups are held at the garden during opening weekend in the spring.
In just a few years, thanks to the help of many, we have been able to:
We have a 5-year-plan as a guideline, but as gardens evolve, so will the plan, and we wholeheartedly encourage your involvement. We welcome folks with ideas, brains, passion, muscles, and/or knowledge of organic gardening, fundraising, and a desire to build community.
Being part of the garden is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, and get immersed in your community. Get involved.
2018 registration forms
Complete registration packet, which contains all the items below.
Use and lease agreement
General terms for all lessees
Community work obligations
Garden plot closing procedures
Important information when you lease a plot
Care and upkeep of common areas, which include the pathways, herb beds, raspberry bushes, and shed, is required of all lessees. When you sign up for a plot, you agree to: