Garden Workdays

Molly Travis planting seeds in the garden.

PICA offers Garden Workdays every Saturday from 10am to 2pm - rain or shine. Please join us! We meet in A-Quad at the entrance to the Village at UCSC.  A free garden grown organic lunch is always served.  

Students can choose between a variety of hands-on activities to particpate in, including:


  • sowing seeds
  • upplanting
  • thining


  • trimming
  • weeding
  • planting
  • digging beds


  • sifting
  • turning
  • building


  • harvesting
  • cooking with our solar oven
  • prepairing our delicious lunch

Come learn how to grow your own food! You can check when the next workday is scheduled on our calendar.