Apr 08 2018

Spring News from the Earth Project and our School Garden

We are sprucing up our garden this Spring by expanding current beds, building new ones and gearing up for lots of plants growing in our garden this Spring; getting ready for Spring Build and Starts Sale on Saturday, April 28th from 10am-2pm in our garden (lunch provided) where we will lay the ground work for Janet’s Outdoor Classroom, build more garden beds and focus on working on new signage for our garden to add some more color and messages to our garden; Planning a Mother’s day plant sale for Friday, May 11th and working hard to get every class out into the garden regularly for the rest of the school year.

Monday Morning Meeting on Monday, April 16th will focus on upcoming Earth Week the next week with songs and discussion of place, connection and advocacy regarding nature and the earth.

Come visit our garden this Spring or ask your children about what they did in the garden. Come see the Plants that will be growing in our garden this year include but not limited to: kale, chard, sorrell, peas, green beans, ground cherries, potatoes, tomatillos, tomatoes, blueberries, pumpkins and squash, broccolini, lettuce, fava beans, spinach and more flowers!

We look forward to seeing many of you at Spring Build this year to help build our Janet’s Outdoor Classroom!