|Planting mustard seeds|
With the help of Bellarmine student volunteers, we transformed the
Garden space in late May to provide
plenty of space in the . Kids
|Planting radish seed|
With the help of our Garden Intern Lindsey Samotis, we created our first Kids Garden Curriculum which we’ll use for years to come.
Me: Kids! What do all plants need to grow?
Kids: Soil, Water, Sun!
We built good soil composting, we planted seeds, we watered seeds, we tended plants, we harvested, we dried, we ate.
Planting, Harvesting, Preserving, Eating
We're continuing Kids Garden programming into the fall this year through the new Garden Club. Interested students will work in the gardens and all over campus on Thursday afternoon learning about the environment.
|Planting carrot seeds amongst the tomatoes|
|Kids build drying rack to preserve herbs |
from the garden
|Preparing basil leaves before making pesto|