Resources to help kids learn about seeds and plants

Community Garden member Margie Smith has developed a series of booklets to help educate young children about the life cycle of plants, and how to grow and care for plants. These booklets are the property of the Kerry Kohring Park and Summit Neighborhood Community Garden, but community members are welcome to use them at homeContinue reading “Resources to help kids learn about seeds and plants”

Welcome Sophie, Our Garden Manager!

April, 2018 Please join us in the garden as we celebrate Earth Day with a work day on Saturday, April 28th from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and welcome Sophie O’Connell as the first Garden Manager for the Summit Neighborhood Community Garden! An environmentalist, communications professional, and bicycle enthusiast, Sophie comes to us with yearsContinue reading “Welcome Sophie, Our Garden Manager!”

Planting Seeds for the Future – 5/20/2017

Sunshine, bird song, and gentle Spring breezes greeted our first community event in the garden.  Welcomed in by members of the Education Committee, children and their parents took a tour, gathered for a story, then planted sunflower, sweet pea, and morning glory seeds. Margie’s story book described the life of a seed, to prepare theContinue reading “Planting Seeds for the Future – 5/20/2017”