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Community briefs: July 2, 2014

Community briefs: July 2, 2014

This week: Garlic harvest, wine festival, farm camp, food preservation, wildfire readiness, bowl painting, exchange students, women outdoors, planned giving and naturalization info.
The  garden  is a grand  teacher

The garden is a grand teacher

By Laurelle Walsh

Some of the Methow Valley’s youngest gardeners are outside this week, turning over cover crops, preparing beds for planting, putting seeds in the ground, pruning perennials and making compost.

Methow Valley School District students — 320 of them, from kindergarteners to high school seniors — make gardening …

Classroom in Bloom starts second decade with new funds, support

By Marcy Stamper
Classroom in Bloom, the garden that provides fresh food for local schools along with hands-on, multidisciplinary education, is celebrating a successful fundraising campaign that will support the garden as it begins its second decade. The half-acre garden on the …

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The schoolyard garden that has contributed 2,490 pounds of fresh produce to the school cafeteria in just 10 years — and educated students in subjects from plant science to language arts to math – has launched a fundraising campaign to build the long-term sustainability of the garden. A group of supporters of Classroom in Bloom...