More Than Honey Film Screening

Join us for a free screening of the documentary More than Honey on August 20th starting at 6 pm at the United Church of Christ (440 E 12th St, Crete, NE). With bee populations declining in the last few years, this visually stunning film sets out to explore the reason...

Composting Demonstration

Join us for a composting demonstration lead by Barb Francis on Saturday, June 8th, at 10 am at the Crete Community Garden. Learn all about the basic principles, techniques, and benefits of composting, as well as types of composting structures, materials used, and how...

A New Garden Ethic with Benjamin Vogt

In a time of climate change and mass extinction, how and for whom we garden matters more than ever. This impassioned and provocative talk asks: How can we recognize and develop empathy for other species? What role do native plants have in opening us to the...

Meet Our Speaker: Benjamin Vogt

This month we will be hosting Benjamin Vogt for a talk on his new book “A New Garden Ethic: Cultivating Defiant Compassion for an Uncertain Future.” Benjamin owns the prairie-inspired design firm Monarch Gardens and speaks nationally on both urban and wildlife habitat...

Sharing our Landscape: Pollinators, Health, and You

The Monarch and other insect species are in trouble. Populations are decreasing as their habitats are disappearing. To learn more about this problem, and what you can do to help, join Common Ground for a presentation by Randall Gilbert from the Save Our Monarchs...