Spring Cleanup logo beside group of volunteers, some holding brooms

Help Keep Germantown Beautiful at Philly Spring Cleanup on April 6

Hansberry Garden and Nature Center and the Kelly Green Project will join good neighbors all over the city to pitch in to the 12th annual Philly Spring Cleanup hosted by the Streets Department on Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 9 a.m. to noon. Join us to help Southwest Germantown look its best and enjoy a […]

Spring Cleanup logo beside group of volunteers, some holding brooms

Spring Cleanup Postponed Until April 14

Hansberry Garden and Nature Center and the Kelly Green Project will join good neighbors all over the city to pitch in to the 11th annual Philly Spring Cleanup hosted by the Streets Department, now on Saturday, April 14, 2018, from 9 a.m. to noon. Join us to help Southwest Germantown look its best!

2017 Garden Tending Days

We’ve had a great response to our Garden Tending Days, so far, and we want to keep it going. Hansberry Garden and Nature Center’s Garden Tending Days, are a time for members to come together and take care of our shared growing space. It also allows members a common time to meet one another and […]

Man carrying mulch in wheelbarrow

Community Work Day June 17

On monthly garden work days, members tend the common areas of the garden. Important maintenance tasks are available for all age ranges and abilities.

Philly Spring Cleanup, Saturday, April 8, 2017

Join Us for Philly Spring Cleanup Saturday, April 8

Hansberry Garden and Nature Center and the Kelly Green Project will join good neighbors all over the city to pitch in to the 10th annual Philly Spring Cleanup hosted by the Streets Department on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from 9 a.m. to noon. Join us to help Southwest Germantown look its best!

Local Girl Scout Troop to Present Little Free Library to Hansberry Garden

WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. WHERE: Hansberry Garden and Nature Center Environmental education in Southeast Germantown will get a boost on Oct. 1, when Hansberry Garden and Nature Center accepts the gift of a Little Free Library from a local Girl Scout troop. Troop 91224, composed of fourth- and fifth-graders hailing from the Germantown, […]

GO! and Hansberry Garden group picture

GO! Transforms Hansberry Garden

Hansberry Garden was lucky to host a volunteer day with GO! – Philly Women Give To Others. GO! volunteers became weeding and mulching machines, clearing huge areas of the garden that had become overgrown and unmanageable. Their help was invaluable and allowed Hansberry Garden to expand its planting space.