Get free seeds to start your garden

Edible Evanston is distributing free seeds for gardeners.

The events will be held from 3 to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23 at the at Ridgeville Park District Community House, 908 Seward St. and from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 12 at the Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd.

Select from hundreds of packets of fruit and vegetable seeds to help you grow more of your own produce.

You can also share your own extra seeds at the events with local gardeners. In conjunction with Natural Habitat Evanston, Edible Evanston is encouraging those who saved seed from native plants to bring them to share with others in an effort to encourage pollinator habitat in more of Evanston.


Feb 27 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
Mar 12 2016 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm