Plot applications available for Lewisburg Community Garden

LEWISBURG – The Lewisburg Community Garden is accepting plot applications for the 2014 summer season.

The garden is located at the corner of North Water and St. Anthony Streets.

The 40 garden plots, with water access on the site, will be available April 19, to Oct. 31. There is a fee for site usage.

If more than 40 applications are received by April 11, there will be a lottery held to determine who receives a space.

Three types of plots are available: 6-by-16-foot raised beds, 10-by-14-foot in-ground beds, and 4-by-8-foot raised beds. Raised beds will be given to individuals with physical needs first.

Participants who are chosen to receive a site will need to pay the garden fee and sign a garden contract before beginning to garden on their plot.

Applications are online on the garden website: https://sites.

Applications also are available at the Office of Civic Engagement of Bucknell, and at the garden in a box on the front gate.

For more information, contact Stacey Sommerfield at or 570-577-2839.

To view a full list of garden policies and rules, visit https://sites.