DHS Garden CSA Program

Sullivan Memorial Learning Garden at DHS – CSA Program now taking applications for new members!  Do you want receive a box of fresh, locally grown produce each week this summer, and support a growing school garden program at the same time? Are you interested in participating in a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program, but not quite ready for aContinue reading “DHS Garden CSA Program”

Spring Workdays in the Gardens

Spring is finally here and we already have many seeds in soil, taking root indoors in our school greenhouses! But our gardens need some work before we can get those seedlings into the ground. Please come out to help in the gardens on what we are SURE will be beautiful, spring Saturdays. Right, weather?! MarkContinue reading “Spring Workdays in the Gardens”

Our School Gardens Need You

The Dexter Schools Garden Boosters is a group of parents, teachers, community members, and non-profit partners who have come together to support the school gardens district-wide. There are currently 4 school garden programs in Dexter schools, each at various stages of development.  Each garden program currently has a point-person who serves on the Garden Boosters andContinue reading “Our School Gardens Need You”

Creekside Garden – Fall Soup Supper Fundraiser!

The Creekside School Garden Program has had a lasting relationship with Zingerman’s Roadhouse Chef and farmer at Cornman Farms, Alex Young, for several years. Alex will be back at Creekside again this year to offer a beautiful soup supper, and celebrate the many successes of the garden program this year. Creekside’s garden program this yearContinue reading “Creekside Garden – Fall Soup Supper Fundraiser!”

DHS Garden Week in the Cafeteria

  Today, Ms. Melinsky’s 2nd hour class came out to the Sullivan Memorial Learning Garden to harvest produce to be used in the DHS cafeteria throughout this week! This project represents a pilot Garden to Cafeteria Program that will hopefully continue and grow as the garden itself grows. The kitchen staff were very impressed byContinue reading “DHS Garden Week in the Cafeteria”