Thursday, January 19, 2012

2/11/2012 SFC's School Garden Leadership Training

Help foster a brighter, healthier future for children in Central Texas by teaching youth to grow their own food. We will teach you how to successfully start and sustain a school food garden. Topics covered include: organizing your garden team, planning and implementing your project, incorporating the garden into a curriculum, and fundraising. We won't be covering basic gardening principles, but can point you to a variety of resources on this topic (including our Citizen Gardener classes!). This workshop is for teachers, parents, and any community members looking to volunteer with school gardens.
Registration required - click here to register. Up to 3 people per school group can register.
Cost: Free. Donations are encouraged ($5). Participants will also have an opportunity to buy SFC's The School Farm guide at the training ($15). 

Questions? Contact Jess Guffey: (512) 236-0074 x105 or email Jess.

When: February 11, 2012, 10:30am - 2:30pm
WhereVirginia L. Brown Recreation Center (Senior Room), 7500 Blessing AvenueAustinTX 78752

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