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American Community Gardening Association National Conference

Thursday, July 27, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, July 30, 2017 (All day)
Hartford, CT

ACGA 2017 CONNecting to our Roots (map centered on Connecticut)The 2017 conference will focus on the following themes:


  • Cultivating Community and Social Justice

  • Gardening and Running a Community Garden Basics

  • Youth and School Gardening

  • Innovative Programs, Policy, and New Directions


ACGA has not held a conference in New England since 2007. The conference will be held at Capital Community College in the midst of downtown with numerous hotel options within walking distance.  Hartford is serviced by Bradley Airport.

The Call for Presentations is now open – Click here to submit your proposal!

Contact Betsy Johnson at if you are willing to help with planning the conference.

Featured image courtesy of Shelburne Orchards.