Friend of the Cobourg Ecology Garden - Adopt a Bed

(Cobourg Ecology Garden)

Position ID: V-NLD0315
Last Modified: 21 Jan 2022
Last Full Update: 21 Jan 2022

Opportunity Details: Friend of the Cobourg Ecology Garden - Adopt a Bed

Contact Dora Body, Chair, Cobourg Ecology Gardeners; Phone: 905-376-2648; Email:
Duties Be responsible for one garden bed (approved costs for plants are funded by the CEG Committee)
  • Plant
  • Weed
  • Mulch
  • Water
  • More Info Link
  • Fresh air
  • Exercise
  • Socialization
  • Clients The CEG is a public space for the enjoyment of both the local community and visitors to the area.
    Ages 19 year(s) and up
    Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
    Areas of Interest Gardening / Yard Work ; Nature / Environment
    Skills/Experience Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Previous gardening experience is an asset
    Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - 1 full gardening season (April - late October)
    Interaction Level Solitary - Each garden bed is allocated to a single person. ; Small Group - Group sessions occur in Spring & late Fall to open & close the Garden. ; Interaction with fellow volunteers and Garden visitors is encouraged
    Accessibility Partially Accessible - There are five fully raised accessible gardening beds. ; There is an accessible path throughout the Garden.
    Location Cobourg
    Number of Positions Cobourg: 4 individual(s) 
    4 individual(s) needed in total.
    Training Orientation
    Transportation Near public transit - Cobourg Route 2 stops at Legion Village, just north of the CEG.
    Police Check Not Required

    Agency Details: Cobourg Ecology Garden

    Address & Map
    100 Hibernia St
    Cobourg, ON
    Canada K9A 3J8
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    Mailing Address 92 Marias Quay 
    Cobourg, ON 
    Canada K9A 5R6