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GrowWELL back-to-school garden workshops

CPS Nutrition Support Services & Office of Student Health and Wellness

Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Chicago, IL

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Hello gardeners!  

The CPS Office of Student Health and Wellness is excited to announce a morning of gardening workshops to kick-off the new school year! 
 
Come learn to GrowWELL from experts in urban horticulture and student gardening activities, workshops will be focused on:
  • Organizing Your Garden Team 
  • Season Extension and Fall Growing
  • SPIN salad garden clubs
  • Starting a Future Farmers of America club
  • The Garden Year in Review
  • Grants and Resources for Your School Garden 
  • Harvesting with Students
The workshops will be held on Thursday, August 28th - exact times TBD

For teachers, CPDU's will be available, register through CPS University by searching for "GrowWELL back-to-school garden workshops", course code 23536, activity code 47751.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to Drew Thomas - dmthomas21@cps.edu - with any questions or concerns! 
 
Looking forward to growing! 
Have questions about GrowWELL back-to-school garden workshops? Contact CPS Nutrition Support Services & Office of Student Health and Wellness

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Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences
3857 W 111th St
Chicago, IL 60655

Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)


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CPS Nutrition Support Services & Office of Student Health and Wellness

The mission of Nutrition Support Services (NSS) is to support Chicago Public Schools' academic community by providing nutritious and appealing meals with superior service to every student, every school day. The mission of the Office of Student Health and Wellness at CPS is to remove health-related barriers to learning for all CPS students. Our vision is to create a Healthy CPS that serves as a national benchmark for students health and wellness.

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