Who loves homegrown watermelon? Dexter students. #DCSGROWN

DCS celebrates National Farm to School Month with an offering of delicious watermelon planted, grown, and harvested by Creekside students.  Watermelon will be served in all 6 DCS cafeterias Thursday 10/13 and Friday 10/14.  Please visit the Food and Nutrition Facebook page for more details.

October is National Farm to School Month!

In recognition of this we are partnering with Dexter Food and Nutrition to bring several garden to cafeteria offerings to all 6 DCS cafeterias.  Watch for yummy offerings of fresh garden salsa, watermelon cubes, kale salad, roasted acorn squash, and roasted root vegetables all grown in the Sullivan Memorial Garden and Creekside Kitchen Garden.  ToContinue reading “October is National Farm to School Month!”

Family Gardening Night is Tonight 9/20

We have a busy fall planned with lots of great activities in the gardens.  We hope you can join some of our events! Family Garden Night on September 20th from 3-5pm @ Creekside Please join Garden coordinators for a family night gardening night at Creekside.  We will be harvesting, weeding, and planting some fall cropsContinue reading “Family Gardening Night is Tonight 9/20”

Creekside students get “Crunchy!”

    This week Creekside Lifetime Fitness students with the help of their teachers Mrs. Meyerhoff and Mrs. Livingston made healthy granola.  During the lesson, they learned about incorporating different food groups like whole grains, fruits and proteins into delicious breakfast and snack options.  The students made both a dairy and dairy-free granola with ingredientsContinue reading “Creekside students get “Crunchy!””