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Upcoming School Garden Events

2018 Summer & Fall Dates


Tuesdays and Thursdays

 

AUGUST: 9:00am - 11:00am

Dates: 8/14, 8/16, 8/21, 8/23, 8/28, 8/30 (School starts back 8/27/18)

 

Teaching Garden Volunteer Time at Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St. Houston, TX 77011. Activities: Planting & Harvesting summer veggies which thrive in Houston heat and humidity. 

All volunteers welcome. 

 

Please wear closed toe shoes, long pants, hat and bring a reusable water bottle.

 

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

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Sat., September 8, 8 am - 11 am

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day 

Memorial Elementary, 6401 Arnot St, Houston, Texas  77007

Dig in to help us prepare the outdoor classroom vegetable gardens for fall planting! 

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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.

 

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Sat., September 22, 9 am - 12 noon

Dig it Day! Community Volunteer Garden Day 

Wilson Montessori, 2100 Yupon st, Houston, TX 77006

Dig in with us for the family fun event to help clean up the school gardens and campus. 

 

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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.

 

 

FRESH NEWS
Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop
In this comprehensive workshop, the presenters will take you through the process of building community, setting goals and exploring funding options, to the nuts and bolts of creating the garden and helping to ensure its sustainability. For more information or to register click here!
 

3800 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006

When: Sept. 22nd

Time: 8:30AM - 2:30PM