We grow community with organic gardening, fresh produce, and education.
The Hansberry Garden & Nature Center is a community garden and resource for environmental education in Southwest Germantown, at the corner of Hansberry Street and Wayne Avenue. We are a 501©(3) non-profit organization invested in our community through organic gardening, the City Harvest Program of the Pennsylvania Horticulture Society, and educational programs for children and adults.
5150 Wayne Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19144
Mailing Address: PO Box 44137
Upcoming Event. Medicinal Herbs: Tea Tasting & Workshop in the Garden with Daphne Fifield, Clinical HerbalistThis 2022, live events and workshops are coming back to the Hansberry Garden and Nature Center! For starters, on June 11 we will hold the free workshop “Medicinal Herbs: Tea Tasting and Workshop in the Garden with Daphne Fifield, Clinical Herbalist”. From 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., you will learn about medicinal herbs and taste-testing ...Read
- The Hansberry Garden & Nature Center 2022 Plant Sale was programmed for May 7, 2022. However, due to inclement weather, we are sorry to announce that it will be postponed for one week. The new date is May 14, 2022. Again, we are sorry for the inconvenience and we are excited to see you next ...Read
- At the first meeting of HGNC’s Gardening Collective on March 26, 2022, members established guidelines and listed plants they want to grow in 2022. Read
- We are happy to report that the City of Philadelphia has determined that community gardens are allowed to function at this time because they provide essential opportunities to exercise and to produce food. However, our activities must be somewhat restricted. For the time being, we may not hold any “meetings, gatherings, workdays, social events, etc.,” ...Read
- If you buy products from Amazon.com, you can put your shopping to work for Hansberry Garden and Nature Center by using Amazon Smile. When you use Amazon Smile, the Amazon Foundation donates 0.5 percent of the price of your purchases to the charity of your choice. Read