Published: Mar 26, 2014 6:09 AM EDT
Updated: Mar 26, 2014 8:29 AM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Trafalgar Middle School is inviting the community to taste the fruit of its labor this weekend.

The school is hosting its first "Taste of the Garden." Saturday, the public is invited to stop by the school from 11 to 2 p.m. and sample fruits and veggies grown in its new garden.

The garden was started 7 months ago and is tended to by students, teachers, administrators, and master gardeners. Since the school created the garden, it has donated more than 1 ton of vegetables to local soup kitchens.

Saturday, there will be a variety of fresh produce to try, as well has homemade dishes using Trafalgar's produce.

Trafalgar Middle School is located at 2120 Trafalgar Pkwy, Cape Coral.