The Learning Garden

    The Learning Garden is GROW Local South Texas’s community garden, a safe learning space where everyone can learn how to plant, GROW and harvest fresh produce and integrate the value of local food into their daily lives alongside experienced growers.

    The Learning Garden is located in Corpus Christi, TX, at 3808 Up River Road.


    May 21: Our Neighborhood Garden Party

    The GROW Local South Texas annual Neighborhood Garden Party is a play day at the Garden with farm-to-fork food, tours, educational workshops and fun—an open house to show Corpus Christi the potential of what a community garden can be.

    Click here for more information.

    Open Hours – Come Get Your Hands Dirty

    Anyone can GROW at The Learning Garden. Visit The Garden during our volunteer hours to get started or get more information:


    • Mondays, 5:00 pm – 7:00pm
    • Tuesdays, 9:30 am -11:30 am
    • Thursdays, 9:30 am -11:30 am
    • Sundays, 5:00 pm – 7:00pm (Great day for new garden visitors and family!)

    The Learning Garden is an oasis of:

    • locally-grown produce
    • community
    • hands-on learning
    • organic practice
    • sustainability
    • native growth
    • urban growing

    Apply here to the Apprenticeship Program