NEXT MONTHLY MEETING:
April 17, 2018 4:30-6:30
Greenport School, 720 Front Street, Greenport, NY 11944
We will have a wonderful presentation on Mason Bees from Laura Klahre, founder of Blossom Meadow! We will also tour the Greenport Garden and STEAM lab, to learn how Greenport started a new garden from scratch, how they got various individuals throughout the school involved, and how the garden is being incorporated into the STEAM lab.
Grant Opportunity: Slow Foods East End
Grants are available for East End schools that are members of ESG and attend meetings regularly.
Deadline for applications is April 1, 2018.
For requirements and application click here
To commemorate all that KK Haspel did for school gardens, we are asking schools that are part of the Edible School Garden Group to choose a workday during the month of May and post pictures on the Edible School Garden website.
SLOW FOOD EAST END'S Chefs to Schools Initiative:
WHERE: At your school
WHAT: The Chefs to Schools program is an initiative to create partnerships between chefs and schools in our community with the mission of working with teachers, parents, school administrators and school nutritionists to help educated students about food and healthy eating habits.
HOW TO GET INVOLVED: Chefs and schools both must register with Slow Food East End to participate in the program. For more information and to register visit www.slowfoodeastend.org/chef-to-schools/