Urban Harvest Affiliate School Gardens 

Fresh Start 2 Program is Underway!

The Fresh Start program addresses food insecurity by revitalizing  existing gardens. This year, Fresh Start is focusing on providing resources for school gardens and utilizing the outdoor spaces to engage the community and teach basic organic gardening and nutrition education.

FREE ORGANIC GARDENING CLASSES

for Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom

Teachers, Students, Parents & Community Volunteers Welcome!!
 
       Saturday, March 4  9AM-12PM
   Saturday, April 8  9AM-12PM
Saturday, May 13   9AM-12PM
 
Teachers earn 3 CPE hours per workshop!
Location: Gregory-Lincoln Education Center
1101 Taft, Houston, TX 77011
 
New Dates and Locations!

Saturday, February 18th * 9AM -12PM *Location: The Rusk School, 2805 Garrow St, Hous. 77003

Saturday, April 1st * 9AM-12AM * Location: Durham ES,

4803 Brinkman St. Hous. 77018 

 
Space is limited. To register, email Beatrice Brown
 

 

We would like to welcome the following schools as the recipients of Fresh Start II support:

The Rusk School

2805 Garrow St.
77003

 

Robinson Elementary

12425 Woodforest Blvd. 77013

 

Moreno Elementary 
620 E Canino Rd.
77037

The Jewell Houston Academy

8103 Carver Rd.
77088

 

Durham Elementary

4803 Brinkman St,
77018

 

Tinsely Elementary

11035 Bob White Dr.
77096

Cornelius Elementary

7475 Westover
77087

 

Sanchez Charter School

6001 Gulf Freeway
77023

 

Texans YMCA/Cuney Homes Garden

3260 Truxillo St.
77004     

                

 

 

FEATURED SCHOOL GARDEN
UHI Teaching Garden at Gregory-Lincoln Educ. Center

Volunteer times for the Urban Harvest Teaching Garden:

When: September–May 2017
Every Tuesday, 8
10am 

"Dig It Day"Saturdays, 9:3011:30am 
Dec. 10, (January holiday), Feb. 11, March 4, April 8, May 13

This is a great volunteer activity for parents and their school-age children, teens looking for community service hours & neighbors who want to improve their "hands on" gardening skill!. Activities include cultivating, planting & harvesting. Individual volunteers are welcome to show up during hours listed. Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. 

To volunteer with groups of five or more, please email us or call 713.880.5540.