Bearkat Community Gardens

A view of the Bearkat Community Gardens from out side the deer proof fence.

Planter beds full of growing crops with rain catchers in the background in the Bearkat Community Gardens.

Student volunteers use shovels to dig up the ground in the Bearkat Community Gardens.

Student volunteers use shovels and cinder blocks to build planter beds in the Bearkat Community Gardens.

Volunteers tend to the growing crops in the Bearkat Community Gardens.

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Welcome to the Bearkat Community Gardens! Everything that we do here, we do because we care about you and the community. And we have a passion for helping people, helping the environment, and strive to make a difference in the world.

INTERESTED IN ADOPTING A BED?

Download the Bearkat Community Gardens Guidelines and Terms and Conditions to learn more.

Apply to Adopt Here

Contact the Garden Manager, Isabella Jeffrey, at isj003@shsu.edu for more information.

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR DONORS:

  • Home Depot
  • Landscaper’s Pride
  • SHSU Center for Community Engagement
  • SHSU College of Science Engineering and Technology
  • SHSU Department of Biological Sciences
  • SHSU Department of Agricultural Sciences

Contact Sharon Frey slf009@shsu.edu if you'd like to be a donor.

VISIT US:

Bearkat Community Gardens
2447 Avenue M
Huntsville, TX 77340

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Visit Us! If you or a group would like to visit the Community Garden for a tour or to complete service hours, please fill out the Interest form below.
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