Teams of volunteers aid the City of Livonia by tending the various gardens at Greenmead, including the Simmons-Hill House and Newburg Church gardens. The garden areas are a favorite spot for wedding photographs or a leisurely stroll.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer "Greenmead Gardener," please call the office at (248) 477-7375.


Garden plots at Greenmead Historical Park (Newburgh and Eight Mile Roads) are available for rent. Plots are 24 feet by 24 feet. Water is available. 


New Gardener Sign up will start on the first Tuesday of April and continue until June at the Greenmead Office located at 20501 Newburgh. Please come in between the hours of 9-11:30 a.m. and 2-4:30 p.m. to sign up. The cost is $25 (resident) or $35 (non-resident) per plot. For further information, please call (248) 477-7375.