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First Lady Summer Kits for Kids

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Grow, move, and renew this summer with the National First Ladies’ Library.

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First Lady Summer Kits for Kids

Grow, move, and renew this summer with the National First Ladies’ Library. First ladies like Eleanor Roosevelt, Lady Bird Johnson, and Michelle Obama planted seeds to grow fruits, vegetables, and wildflowers that would advocate for healthy eating, promote conservation efforts during times of crisis, and beautify highways and help clean up the country. Here’s your chance to plant a seed. This summer we’re offering First Lady Kits for Kids full of summer fun inspired by FLOTUS. Grow a healthy meal, can and share your bounty, and brighten your neighborhood. What will you grow?

Each kit, which includes instructions, supplies, seeds, and first lady facts is $15 shipped.

Locals can stop by the National First Ladies’ Historic Site to receive free seed packets with a link to instructions.

June Amazing Plant Race with Michelle ObamaLearn about Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move initiative as you create a relay race for a basil plant that will bend and grow to meet the light. Bring it all together as you convert your plant to a yummy pasta recipe and design a relay race dinner party for your family.

Available June 1-30

July Backyard Backyard Seed Balls with Lady Bird JohnsonExplore Lady Bird Johnson’s mission to beautify America’s roadways, waterways, and parks as you create wildflower seed balls to beautify your own neighborhood.

Available July 1-31

August Victory Garden with Eleanor RooseveltLearn about the White House victory garden established by Eleanor Roosevelt and Diana Hopkins. Plant cucumbers of your own and can them to produce pickles.

Available August 1-31

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National First Ladies' Library preserves, promotes and educates about the significant role of First Ladies of the USA and their contributions throughout history.  The National First Ladies’ Library is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides curatorial and education support at First Ladies National Historic Site in a partnership agreement with the National Park Service. 

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