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Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

Videos on YouTube about the garden.
May 2012
Aug 2011
Sept 2010
July 2010

"Seeds of Evolution in the Garden and Us" - a reflection written by Jill Underdahl, CSJ.

We have discontinued our blog but will keep it archived. Read it to see how we've come to where we are.

Community Garden 2017

Weekly gardening Tuesdays 6:00-8:00 p.m. May through October.

Celeste’s Dream Community Garden
  • Learn organic growing methods
  • Enjoy healthy heirloom produce 
  • Participate in a local food system
  • Build community with Earth and other gardeners 
  • Share the harvest
Upcoming Community Garden Events
  • Tuesday, February 7, 6 – 8 pm - Garden Planning and soup dinner 
  • Tuesday, March 21, 6 – 8 pm – Seedling Planting in Holy Week
  • Saturday, April 29, 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. - CSJ Earth Day: Work the Land, Celebrate Earth and Community
  • Tuesday, May 2, 6 – 8 pm – Seedling Transplanting
You are welcome to join us for harvest, cultivation, food processing and potluck gatherings.  

Find community garden recipes here.

For more information, contact Jennifer Tacheny at jtacheny@csjstpaul.org. To keep in touch, "like" us on Facebook, where we post updates, photos, and harvest totals. 

2016 Harvest Totals

2016 garden harvest total = 580 pounds. This is nearly twice as much as we harvested in 2015!

Campus Bee Hives

Celeste’s Dream Community Garden partners with St. Kate’s Biology Department and The Beez Kneez llc in hosting two honey bee hives on the university campus. We grow bee friendly plants and help to educate folks about the current plight of bees. See live BeeCam here:
https://www.stkate.edu/academics/bachelors-degrees/academic-programs/biology (scroll down to “Watch live BeeCam” link).

In partnership with St. Kate’s Bees Project

Honey Bee Facts, Safety and More >>

Bee Friendly Plant List
  • Heirloom Tomato
  • Anise hyssop
  • Lemon Balm
  • Mint
  • Walking Thyme
  • Alyssum
  • Rosemary
  • Bee’s Friend
  • Calendula
  • Genovese Basil
  • Heirloom Zinnias
  • Holly Hocks
  • Marigolds
  • Petunias
  • Sage
  • Chives
  • Sun flowers
  • Daffodil

Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet
1884 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 690-7000 | Fax: (651) 690-7039

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