Virtual presentation on food systems to UCLA student group

In support of a UCLA Alternative Break program, City Fruit will be presenting on Seattle food systems and the importance of expanding our urban fruit canopy through orchard plantings. If you are interested in having City Fruit speak to your group of students or team, please contact Tiare at tiare@cityfruit.org.

Salesforce volunteer pruning at Holy Cross Orchard

Holy Cross Orchard 4315 129th Pl SE, Bellevue, Washington

This is a closed to the public event.  City Fruit and the stewards at Holy Cross Orchard welcome a group of corporate volunteers from Salesforce to learn and support the garden's winter pruning and spring cleaning efforts! For more information about our Education & Teambuilding opportunities, check out our website: https://www.cityfruit.org/organize-a-team-building-event/

North Seattle Family Resource Center Event

Lamb of God Lutheran Church Seattle 12509 27th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, United States

Come join in on North Seattle Family Resource Center's community tabling event! Bring home some fresh produce or goodies and resource information from community organizations in the area! Stop by the City Fruit table to chat with Bennett and learn more about our work!

Troll’s Knoll P-Patch Berm Packing

Troll's Knoll P-Patch 820 N 36th St, Seattle, WA, United States

City Fruit and the Troll's Knoll P-Patchers are planting a new orchard! We started the orchard planning process in late 2022, and with the help of volunteers from Salesforce have cleared the planting area of debris and sheet-mulched the ground to prepare the soil! Our next step in the process is to level the soilContinue reading "Troll’s Knoll P-Patch Berm Packing"

New Start Community Garden (Shark Garden) Grafting Workshop

New Start Community Garden 614 Southwest 120th Street, Burien, WA, United States

The City Fruit and Shark Garden teams are hosting a berry pruning workshop at the New Start Community Garden, located in Burien! To sign up, please visit the Shark Garden's webpage - Eventbrite links are usually posted a couple weeks in advance.  Members of the Shark Garden listserv get early access to event registration links!

MFTS Cohort 2023 Session 2

The second session for our Master Fruit Tree Steward 2023 cohort!  This session will be tentatively held at the Northwest Fruit Society's demonstration orchard located in Mt. Vernon as part of their annual Winter Field Day.  For more information about the MFTS program, please visit our MFTS page: https://www.cityfruit.org/master-fruit-tree-stewards-mfts/  

Urban Fruit Guardians lesson with Atlantic Street Family Center

City Fruit will be visiting the Atlantic Street Family Center to do an afterschool program lesson and craft activity on pollination and pollinator support! To learn more about our K-5 urban fruit guardian program and to get in contact with us, please visit our website or email Riley at riley@cityfruit.org!

Community for Youth winter pruning event

Linden Orchard Park Linden Ave N & N 67th St, Seattle, WA, United States

City Fruit will be hosting a winter pruning volunteer event at Linden Orchard Park in support of a group from the youth-serving organization Community for Youth! This event is closed to the public. Please reach out to Tiare at tiare@cityfruit.org if you work with a youth group and would like to schedule a service learningContinue reading "Community for Youth winter pruning event"

Troll’s Knoll P-Patch Tree Planting

Troll's Knoll P-Patch 820 N 36th St, Seattle, WA, United States

City Fruit and the Troll's Knoll P-Patchers are planting a new orchard! We started the orchard planning process in late 2022, and with the help of volunteers from Salesforce, have cleared the planting area of debris and sheet-mulched the ground to prepare the soil! On March 2nd, we will have leveled the soil and builtContinue reading "Troll’s Knoll P-Patch Tree Planting"

The Good Society Pint Night

Raise a pint to City Fruit! The Good Society will generously donate a dollar of every pint sold to support our harvest and education efforts this year. Come meet our new Special Projects Coordinator to learn how to get involved, make suggestions, or just ask a question!