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2018 Season - 100% Full

The garden is now fully leased out for the 2018 growing season. 

If you want to have your name placed on the list for next year's growing season, use the Contact Us link and submit your name and the city where you live as the application process is a phased approach based on residency.  You will be added to the application wait list. 

The garden is located at the Oak Park branch library (9500 Blue Jacket St.).

Overland Park Community Garden at a Glance

  • Established in 2011
  • 5,000 square feet offers up to 64 four-by-ten foot plots (single plot)
  • Gardeners have the option of renting a single or double (4'x20') plot. Current rental fees are $25 for a single plot and $40 for a double plot annually.
  • Gardeners' plant and harvest for their own purposes
  • Gardeners are required to utilize organic, sustainable and earth friendly methods
  • Water is provided
  • The garden is managed by the Overland Park Community Garden, Inc. non-profit organization that is run by a volunteer board of directors
  • In collaboration with the City of OP, the garden has grown to include a Giving Grove. The eleven fruit trees were planted in Nov. 2016.  Read the planting story here.

 "If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."

Marcus Tullius Cicero