The Learning Garden

    The Learning Garden is GROW Local South Texas’s community teaching 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.



    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, 6:00 pm – 8:00pm
    • Tuesdays, 9:30 am -11:30 am
    • Thursdays, 9:30 am -11:30 am
    • Sundays, 6:00 pm – 8:00pm (Great day for new garden visitors and family!)


    • 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

    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