9 Nov – Garden’s 1st birthday!

A garden is truly the community’s when it is nurtured, cared for and celebrated by a community. It was always in the back of our minds that we started creating the garden in Nov 2013. On double-checking our photo records, we realised that the date for the garden’s 1st birthday was on a Sunday, and…

Reflections that stemmed from the garden’s launch.

It’s been nearly a week since “Pavilion Celebrates”, an event that seemed like the appropriate culmination for all the reasons the garden is there. Sure, it is a little strange to think of the garden as “award-winning” even before it’s launched, but that’s how it happened. Now that it’s launched, It is amazing to think back and…

15 Jun – Visit to CCK park’s new community garden

In return for welcoming a large group of gardeners to Pavilion’s edible garden a few weeks back, NParks invited us to join the group as they start putting in plants at a newly created community garden, sited in Choa Chu Kang park extension. This community garden was open to all community gardeners who live within the town’s housing…

10 Apr – Mini celebration, and going forward

With the garden creation ~ completed last week, it is time for a mini celebration, and to have a review at what went well / what did not / and what the core team of neighbours who support this project want to see going forward. With this objective in mind, 13 neighbours came together after work…

8 Feb – update

It’s the weekend after the 1st day of Chinese New Year. We don’t have many neighbours turning up at the garden for this session. It’s really still the Chinese New Year season, so it’s quite expected! Decided to have a group session anyway, as we would like to complete garden creation in Mar, and the…