Deltona Community Gardens will host Opening Day, "Come Grow With Us," from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. 16, at Vann Park, 675 Elgrove Dr. There will be a plant sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a ribbon cutting and garden dedication at noon.
There will also be gardening demonstrations and same-day garden bed sign-ups. Master Gardeners will be available to answer all your gardening questions. Children will receive a free gardening gift. Those in attendance can register to win a custom starter garden package.
This event is hosted by Deltona Strong. In order to help those affected by COVID-19, they are asking that those in attendance bring two canned, non-perishable food donations. Donors will receive a $1 ticket towards a plant purchase. All donations go to the Neighbors Helping Neighbors food pantry.