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21 10, 2018

Oh, What A Harvest!

By |2019-03-16T16:00:09+00:00October 21st, 2018|Environmental Education, School Gardens|Comments Off on Oh, What A Harvest!

Autumn 2018 Here's what we grew and harvested throughout the summer of 2018 and into October, in our productive and beautiful school gardens at CLCS: red raspberries, butternut squash, gourds, acorn squash, pattypan squash, Indian corn, onions, roma tomatoes, yellow pear tomatoes, purple and green basil, blue lake beans, parsley, dill, spearmint, peppermint, oregano, chives, [...]

14 03, 2017

CLCS Sunflower Garden & “Outdoor Classroom”

By |2017-11-13T10:26:45+00:00March 14th, 2017|School Gardens|Comments Off on CLCS Sunflower Garden & “Outdoor Classroom”

There's a story behind every garden. "Keep your face to the sunshine, and you cannot see the shadow. It's what the sunflowers do." ~Helen Keller You could say that the CLCS Sunflower Garden came about providentially. An area of debris and shrubs was cleared next to the school playground in [...]

13 03, 2017

CLCS Primary B Pollinator Garden. Welcome, Bees & Butterflies!

By |2017-11-13T10:26:45+00:00March 13th, 2017|School Gardens|Comments Off on CLCS Primary B Pollinator Garden. Welcome, Bees & Butterflies!

Why are pollinators important to us at CLCS? The pollinator population of an area is a good indicator of the overall health of that particular ecosystem. At CLCS, we are committed to stewarding our school property responsibly.This means taking care of the many diverse species of plants and animals that God has blessed us [...]