Iowa Avenue, 1969
Modern Iowa Avenue
Highway 6, 1970
Highway 6, Today
North Dubuque Street, 1970
North Dubuque Street Today
Melrose Avenue Today
What does Project GREEN do? Our volunteers:
– Raise money to
– Beautify public areas and schools with landscaping
– Educate the public about gardening
Project GREEN has donated $2.2 million to make Johnson County more beautiful!
Donate to Project GREEN:
Project GREEN relies on donations to fund our projects.
Your contributions make the Iowa City area an even more beautiful place to live and work!
2019 Open Gardens Weekend
July 13-14, 2019 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Join us for a weekend of FREE gardens! Find joy and inspiration in numerous gardens – some never opened to the public before! You can help Project GREEN raise money by:
–Attending the event
–Sharing your garden
–Volunteering for the event
–Being a local business sponsor of the event
Iowa City Farmers Market (Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp)
Wednesdays, 5 pm – 7 pm
Saturdays, 7:30 am – noon
May 1 through June 30
Project GREEN will have a table at the Farmers Market during May and June to sell plants and promote awareness of our group’s mission.
We need volunteers to help at the table, for just a couple hours. Or just stop by and say “hi” to our friendly volunteers!