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We're a gardening group who welcome all who are interested in gardening and beautifying West Concord, Massachusetts 

  • What's Coming Up
  • April-May Events for Green Thumbs
    • THIS THURSDAY, April 17th, is our guest lecture, Kerry Ann Mendez, at 7 p.m.at Harvey Wheeler, discussing low maintenance gardening.  She gets rave reviews as a speaker, so we hope to see as many there are we can.  Bring your friends!
    • We have scheduled two days for garden cleanup - Tuesday April 29 at 10 a.m., with Sat. May 3 at 10 as our rain date.  For those who can, bring gloves, rakes, trash bags, and other garden needs.  We'll meet at Fowler and divide up from there.
    • Garden walk-throughs will be held on Thursday May 22nd at 6:00 and Saturday May 24th at 10.  While these are especially important for newer members, all of us gain from walking through each garden space and remembering what needs to be tended to over the summer.  This year's walk through will include a tutorial on the famous hose at Junction Park.  Try to attend one of these.
    • Our next meeting had been scheduled for Tuesday May 20th.  However, the library is not open after 7 on that day.  Thanks to Kitty S, we have moved our May meeting to the 19th, at 7 p.m.  Kitty will graciously keep the library open for us and close it after our meeting.
    • Finally, but very importantly, our own Nancy Crowley is being honored with a reception at Concord Park this Friday, April 18th, from 2-5 p.m.  Nancy would love to see as many of us there as possible.  If you can make it,  please call 978-369-4728 to RSVP.
    That's all for now.  I hope to see all of you Thursday at 7 p.m.
    Posted Apr 16, 2014, 3:56 AM by Kitty Smith
  • Free Annual WCGT Lecture
    Come and learn all about low-maintenance perennials from Kerry Ann Mendez,
    April 17th at 7:00pm at the Harvey Wheeler Community Ctr.,
    1276 Main St., Concord, MA.
    Free event sponsored by the West Concord Green Thumbs.

    Posted Apr 7, 2014, 12:06 PM by Martha Owen
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Fowler Library garden

Who We Are
We are a group of West Concord residents who came together in July of 2008 and decided to spruce up existing garden spaces and create new ones to beautify the area. We also raise funds for the beautiful hanging baskets, like the one you see below.

Click here to learn more about the group.

Where We Garden

Fall plantings at Junction Park, Sept. 2013
Kenny Dunn Square garden

Click on this map of WCGT Gardens to see a Google map of the gardens we maintain


A- Crest St. & Old Bridge Street
B- Junction Park
C - Mandrioli Mini Park
D - Kenny Dunn Square
E- Fowler Branch Library

Not sure you know enough to join a garden group?

Not a problem! We welcome all levels. You don't have to know how to garden as we have all ranges of gardeners in our group from novice to a master gardener, who are happy to share their knowledge of gardening. We devote ourselves to not only enhancing and maintaining present garden spaces but also adding new garden spaces around West Concord, Massachusetts.