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. 

 

October

 

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!

 

Sat., October 20, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Garden Oaks Elementary, 901 Sue Barnett Drive, Houston, TX 77018

Dig in with us to help build two new raised beds in the school gardens.

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

 

Sat., October 27, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day.

Blackshear Elementary School, 2900 Holman St, Houston, TX 77004. Garden workday to plant the native pollinator garden.
 Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and refillable water bottle!

 

Sat., October 27, 9 am - 12 noon

 A free Gardening 101 for the Outdoor Classroom workshop
Blackshear Elementary School, 2900 Holman St, Houston, TX 77004
Space is limited, Please register online.  Teachers receive 3 CPE.

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

 

Sat., October 27, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day.

Fonwood Early Childhood Center9709 Mesa Dr, Houston, TX 77078Maintenance and preparing our garden for the Fall 

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

 

November

 

Sat., November 10, 9:30-11:30 am

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Hogg Middle School, 1100 Merrill Street, Houston, TX 77009

Dig in with us to help us clean up  the school gardens and participate in Fall gardening.  Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and refillable water bottle.

 

Sat., November 10, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Davilla Elementary School, 7610 Dahlia Street, Houston, TX 77012

Dig in with us to help build new school garden beds! 

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

 

Sat., November 10, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig-It Day! School Community Garden Workday

Gabriela Mistral Early Childhood Center6203 Jessamine St, Houston, TX 77081

Dig in with us to help build new school garden beds! 

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