John Baker is a co-director of the Beautiful Savior Lutheran Community Garden. Maddie Neff, 5, grows a bed of broccoli, cucumbers and tomatoes there.
Community gardens are spreading throughout Spokane County. This map shows locations and contact names and numbers for people interested in learning more. Hover over each map point and click for information.
Audrey Connor, coordinator of the Youth Sustainability Council, and Taylor Weech, Riverwalk Community garden master have been part of the Peaceful Valley garden since its construction last year.
Sam Lux wheels his daughter, Luna, 1, in a wheelbarrow last week at Grant Park Community Garden in Spokane.
Sophie Johnson, 11, center, tries to get a handle on a large root ball as she pulls weeds with a group of young volunteers from Whitworth Institute of Ministry at West Central Community Garden in Spokane.
Mike Foster harvests currants from his garden plot at the Northeast Community Garden
Aliyah Forrester, 5, runs with a bucket and shovel Monday, through the Pumpkin Patch Community Garden in Millwood. Her grandparents, Doug and Teresa Sadler, help run the garden.
Leila Montague-Crawford, 4, plays at the East Central Community Garden in Spokane. Her grandmother worked nearby.