St. Phocas Garden

Next date is Saturday, May 8th, 2021 from 8:30am to 10:30am (CT)


Do you love the outdoors? Do you love gardening?

On the 2nd Saturday of every month from 8:30am-10:30am, Guadalupe Community Center will hosting another great opportunity to serve with Catholic Charities. Volunteers will be working with Master Gardeners in the St. Phocas Garden located within the facility. 

Under the gardeners direction and guidance, volunteers will be able to learn all the techniques needed for gardening and learn all the different fruits and vegetables that can be planted and how to take of them. Volunteers will be doing the following:

  • water the garden
  • pull weeds
  • turn compost
  • water the roses 
  • trim roses
  • harvest (if needed)
  • weigh harvest & bag
  • maintain hanging plants & pavilion plants
  • beautification of garden grounds
  • maintain roses on Pinto st.
Below are a few things all volunteers who register will need to know about serving on this opportunity. 
  • wear cool comfortable clothes & shoes
  • gardening gloves (we have some if needed)
  • wear hat to protect head from heat
  • make sure to use sunscreen
  • drinking water 
  • be able to bend & stoop
  • come with an open mind eager to learn new things
No spots remaining - Waitlist only
Organizer will approve registrants
Registration Opened
Registration Closes
Any time before each end date or when space runs out.
Requirement Details
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
142 Positions Filled | 55 Impacts | 111 Hours

Upcoming Dates


Gustavo Gonzalez wrote on November 13th, 2020

Please let me know if there is any cancellation for this coming saturday. My wife and my daughter will also like to attend !
Gustavo Gonzalez 346 370 2476