Goats in the Garden

Goats in the Garden

What better way to manifest some springtime cheer than with GOATS in a GARDEN?!?!? Master Gardener, Eric Osen, will be out in our Community Gardens (located in the back of the Empire Market complex) and he is bringing along his posse of tiny baby goats. Come watch...
National Seed Swap Day at the Empire Market

National Seed Swap Day at the Empire Market

Join us for our annual seed swap event! This year, we will have seeds to give away, information on gardening and plants, and will showcase some of the ways the community garden is working to make gardening accessible to everyone! You are welcome to bring seeds, but do...
Adult Gardening Class–Passive Hydroponics

Adult Gardening Class–Passive Hydroponics

This week, learn about using passive hydroponic systems to water your garden! It doesn’t matter if you are a new or experienced gardener, we would love to welcome you to the teaching garden at Empire Market this growing season. Master Gardener Eric Osen, of...
Adult Gardening Class-Fall Gardening

Adult Gardening Class-Fall Gardening

This week, learn about fall gardening, compost, cover crops, and Putting the Garden to Bed. It doesn’t matter if you are a new or experienced gardener, we would love to welcome you to the teaching garden at Empire Market this growing season. Master Gardener Eric...
Hobbit Day at the Market

Hobbit Day at the Market

Hobbits love food. Hobbits love gardening. So it just makes sense that the Empire Market would be a perfect place for hobbits! Join us* this September 23, as the Empire Market, along with the Joplin Public Library, celebrates Hobbit Day, and the birthdays of Bilbo...