Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Saturday, March 13: Gardening with Youth P-Patch Summit

Interested in sharing the magic of gardening with youth? Bring your questions, concerns, and knowledge to the Bradner Gardens Park indoor classroom, this Saturday March 13th 9am-12pm!

Discuss and learn about topics such as:
  • Working with Lettuce Link Giving Gardens
  • Garden songs and games
  • Planting and transplanting with youth
  • Attracting volunteers to your program
  • Using your entire p-patch garden as an educational resource

A FREE 2010 Youth Resource Binder will be given out to summit participants upon arrival. Resource Binder includes:

  • Advice about gardening with youth in the p-patches
  • Planting calendar
  • List of plants to grow with youth
  • Local resources
  • Grant opportunities.

Other hands on youth resources will also be available to look through during the event.

We will be meeting in the indoors Brander Classroom with excursions into the garden. If you are coming to the event please RSVP to Jackie at 733-9982 or Jaclyn.Dagger@Seattle.gov so that she knows how many breakfast refreshments to bring.

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