Archives: School Gardens

Get Involved by Volunteering at One of our Spring Events!

01/17/17 | by admin | City, COBA, For the Classroom, School Gardens, SF Events, Slow Food SF Events

As Slow Food San Francisco looks towards the New Year, We have lots of spectacular events for folks looking to get more involved in community and food, or looking to increase their time volunteering. This is the first of many opportunities with Slow Food San Francisco! We are incredibly grateful for your support and your […]

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Connecting Tortillas to the Garden: Teaching Entrepreneurship to Elementary School Students in Honduras

07/26/12 | by Dava Guthmiller | School Gardens

A visit to Honduras reveals what’s possible at a school garden even with economic struggles and a challenged education system.

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I Just Want to Learn Everything!

06/04/12 | by Kathryn Gilmore | For the Classroom, School Gardens

Last week, a gaggle of young students gathered at Sanchez Elementary School for “Cooking and Gardening Camp: All Plant Parts.” Hosted by the school and 18 Reasons, this four-day summer camp focused on the science and art of growing and cooking edible plants. The kids, ranging in age from 9 – 12, came from public […]

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Touring an Edible Schoolyard

12/04/09 | by slowfoodsf | School Gardens

Just wanted to…well, plant a seed, if you will. This morning I had an extremely enjoyable experience taking a free tour of the famed “Edible Schoolyard” at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School in North Berkeley. Our group of roughly twenty was led by Director Marsha Guerrero, who provided a wealth of information-mixed with equal […]

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