Dig in With Us! 

Upcoming School Garden Events

2018 Fall Dates

 


 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

To volunteer with groups of five or more, please email Lilly DeHaven, volunteer coordinator or call 713.880.5540. 

 

September

 

Sat., September 8, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. Houston, TX 77011. Help Us Dig in to a school garden. We will be cleaning up and preparing the school garden beds for Fall planting.

Learn weeding, turning compost, harvesting tips & techniques!

Healthy snacks will be provided, featuring basil pesto.

Basil, herbs and vegetable seeds will be shared with volunteers.

 

 

Sat., September 22, Rescheduled to October 13th

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day Wilson Montessori

 

October

 

Sat., October 6, 8 am - 2pm

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Shape Community Center, 3815 Live Oak, Houston, TX 77004 8am - 2pm Meet up at the Shape Community Center and walk over to our partner school Blackshear ES 2900 Holman, Houston, TX 77004. Dig in with us and help prepare site for installation of the Native Plant Peace Garden, mulch and beautify the campus.

Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and refillable water bottle!

 

Sat., October 13, 9 am - 12 noon

Professional Development Workshop (3 CPEs)

Urban Harvest Edible Academy: Lead, Share, Grow!
Parents, educators and community garden volunteers will get hands-on experience that will help them best use their outdoor classroom. 

Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. Houston, TX 77011.
To register for this class click here.

 

Sat., October 13, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. Houston, TX 77011. Help Us Dig in to a school garden. We will be cleaning up and conducting fall Planting demonstrations in the school garden.

Learn cultivating, plant propagation, and composting tips!

Healthy snacks will be provided and a featured fresh from the garden recipe. 

 

Sat., October 13, 9 am - 12 noon (rescheduled from 9/22)

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day 

Wilson Montessori, 2100 Yupon st, Houston, TX 77006

Dig in with us to help rebuild the school gardens. 

Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and refillable water bottle!

 

December

 

Sat., December 8, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. Houston, TX 77011.
 Dig in with us and Boy Scout Troop 20!

Learn winter gardening tips, composting, and harvesting techniques!  Healthy snacks will be provided.

 

 
 
FRESH NEWS
 
Dig in to Fall Gardening at the Cultivated Classroom!
 
Teaching Garden Volunteer Time at Gregory-Lincoln Education Center. Lead, share & grow in the Cultivated Classroom.
 
Where: Gregory-Lincoln Education Center

1101 Taft St, 77019

Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and bring a refillable water bottle!

When: 

  • Saturday,   9/8   
  • Saturday, 10/13 
  • Saturday, 12/8 

Times: 9:00AM-12PM