LifeGARDEN, Lord of Life's Community Garden

LifeGARDEN is located on the northeast corner of the grounds of Lord of Life Lutheran Church at 7401 County Road 101, Maple Grove.

Register online for a plot. You may also print the registration form, and bring/mail it to the church office with your fee. Maintenance fee is $30 per plot.

View the garden guidelines for 2015, which includes a printable registration form that can be brought to Lord of Life's main office with payment of $30 per plot.

Questions? Please contact Bob Zappa, LifeGARDEN manager, at

The garden produces an abundance of crops!

All ages enjoy working in the LifeGARDEN!

Lord of Life's LifeGARDEN donated 4.5 tons of produce to CROSS foodshelf in 2014!

Did you know? LifeGARDEN was the recipient of Maple Grove Magazine's Editor's Pick 2014 award for "Best Place to Commune with Nature."

Read more about LifeGARDEN 
Minutes from February 24, 2014 LifeGARDEN Meeting
Minutes from March 24, 2014 LifeGARDEN Meeting

Did you know?            
  • A Community Garden is any space where plants are grown and maintained by a community to meet the needs of the community.
  • Purposes of Community Gardens include neighborhood beautification, community-building, food production, education, and horticultural therapy
  • There are over 200 Community Gardens in the Twin Cities area. View the Community Garden Directory.
  • Faith-based organizations account for about 10% of these.

If you are interested in being part of the team for LifeGARDEN, Lord of Life’s Community Garden, you are invited to attend our planning meetings. To find out when the next meeting is, please email All meetings are at Lord of Life. 

If you have any questions or would like more information, please email

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