PS 372 Garden Committee

Pre-Build Day Meeting: Wed 8:30am

At 8 a.m. Saturday, a truck full of customized, pre-fabricated raised garden beds will roll up to Denton Place.  We better be ready! Pre-Build Day Prep Meeting: Wed 8:30 a.m. (3.26) in the cafeteria We’ll discuss final details about plans to collect tools, soil and compost, and then unload and assemble the heavy beds, prep…

Garden Update: Welcome Spring!

Thursday, March 20th, is the first day of Spring! Let’s get this garden ready! Construction Update: The raised bed materials that were ordered last week arrived on schedule; fabrication begins next week. Customized to maximize grow space at the sunny corner of 1st and Denton, the bed design includes a small seating and teaching area.The…

The Race (To Build Garden Beds) Is On!

After the garden committee scouted out the soon-to-be garden space on the corner of Denton and 1st streets on Friday 2.28, designs were drafted, materials were sourced, and less than a week later, Sean from Cub-Craft placed an order for materials he’ll use to pre-fab custom beds. They should be ready just before March 29th, when…

372’s Garden: 3 Things You Don’t Know

Here’s a bit about how the grant will fuel a new part of the school. 1.The Garden Will Be An Extension of the Classroom  Grow to Learn offers many resources to teachers, including lesson plans. PS 372’s garden is going to be integrated into the curriculum, and we’re working to support a system in which…