Roots Community Food Centre – Lillie Street Urban Farmin-person Doors Open Thunder Bay
- Partial wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
This 0.8-hectare (two-acre) growing hot spot, developed by the Roots Community Food Centre, provides youth supportive employment, access to fresh food, and opportunities to build community connections. The SHOW program teaches agricultural skills and how to market the farm’s produce (seasonal crops, fruit and honey). The site also includes 48 community garden plots for individuals to grow their own vegetables.
Contact info125 Lillie Street South
Thunder Bay, Ontario
ArchitectureYear built: 2017
Architect: Roots Community Food Centre
Dates/hours openSep 10, 10:00am - Sep 10, 04:00pm
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.