Join Sunshine Community Gardens
Interested in Joining Sunshine?
Sunshine Community Gardens is a very popular community garden in Austin, and we welcome new gardeners as space permits.T If you would like to become a member of Sunshine Community Gardens, don't wait, get your name on the list today by contacting: Kay McMurry, firstname.lastname@example.org
- We offer three sizes of plots, full, half, and quarter. A full plot measures 20' x 20' and costs $90 a year or $50 for six months. A half plot measures 10' x 20' and costs $45 a year or $27.50 for six months. A quarter plot measures 10' x 10' and costs $40 a year or $20 for six months. Our seasons run February-July and August-January. Fees are prorated if you join partway through a season.
- There are two one-time fees, a clean-up fee and a tool-use fee. The clean-up fee is $30 for a full plot, $20 for a half plot, and $15 for a quarter plot. The tool-use fee is $20.
- Members are required to work service hours as part of their agreement. Full plots carry a commitment of eight hours per six-month season. Half and quarter plots carry a commitment of four hours per six month season. All plots carry a commitment of one TSBVI hour per season. Regular service hours are prorated for the first season.
- New gardeners must renew seasonally for the first year. After that, they may sign up for a full year.
If you are a member and need to withdraw from Sunshine Gardens, please complete and print the Sunshine Community Gardens Withdrawal Form and mail to:
Treasurer, Sunshine Gardens
P. O. Box 302349
Austin, TX 78703-0040