Local Spotlight: Petal Healing Garden

Petal Healing Garden

The nearby Petal Healing Garden continues to grow more than fresh produce for the local community. In fact, it’s a good time to make plans to help support the garden’s efforts at the August 6th Farmer’s Market!

Upcoming Petal Farmer’s Market

Save the dates! Shop local and do a good deed during the fall Petal Farmer’s Market season from August through November.

Bring a donation to help keep their food pantries around town stocked. More specifically, they’ve requested peanut butter, jelly and oatmeal.

Check out the upcoming schedule below.

  • August 6th
  • September 10th
  • October 8th
  • November 5th

Each month the farmer’s market will be held on a Saturday from 8 to 11 a.m. at Hinton Park, 721A South Main St., in Petal, MS. The park is located behind the Petal Civic Center.

That’s only about a 15-minute drive from us! Find original art, handmade products, local produce and more at the Petal Farmer’s Market for your Point O’Woods apartment!

More about the garden

The nonprofit community garden is on a mission to empower everyone—no matter your age or skill-level—by teaching them all about food.

It starts with a seed and ends with learning how to prepare dishes with fresh ingredients, for instance.

Petal Healing Garden is all about showing participants how to garden. Plus, they will learn about nutrition and how to connect with local food banks as well as other resources.

Founded in November 2021, Petal Healing Garden strives to provide fresh produce to those in need throughout the surrounding area.

Click here to find out more about how the garden hopes to “unify the community one seed at a time.”

Location

Petal Healing Garden is located at 224 Carterville Road in Petal, MS. The garden is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For questions or more information, contact them here or connect with them on Facebook or Instagram. You can also give them a call at (601) 408-3856.

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