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 


Coming Up:

  • Tend the Garden Day Saturday, July 21
    photo: man and woman work in gardenMowing, weeding, clipping, repairs, and other important maintenance tasks are on the agenda for our next Tend the Garden Day on Saturday, June 16, from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers are welcome for part or all of that time. Read more »
  • Share Harvest, Conversation at July 28 Potluck
    There’s plenty to share at our our monthly potluck dinner on Saturday, July 28, at 6 p.m.: produce, recipes, gardening advice, conversation, and music! Please bring a dish if you can, but you’re welcome to stop by even if your hands are empty. Musical instruments are also welcome; after dinner, there will likely be a bonfire, ... Read more »