Garden Committee Meeting Today at 3pm & Garden Club Tomorrow at 8am


Bears care garden committee is scheduled for May 10th at 3 pm.
Topics will be:

  • Transplanting seedlings;
  • Bears Care Garden Appreciation Day (preview invites and programs);
  • “Green Fair” which is scheduled for Thursday July 28th from 12-3;
  • and upcoming expenses.

This week 8AM Garden Club will continue to meet in the garden space before school starts.

We are seeking a referral for a local sprinkler company to give us an additional estimate for the Bears Care Garden. Please share your experiences with local companies with us.

1st Garden Club Meeting Project – Milk Crate Planters for Spring Greens

The Bears Care Garden Club began regular weekly meetings this morning and will continue to meet every Wednesday morning at 8am in the garden space before school starts.


This morning, Garden Coordinator, Theresa L., came prepared with some milk crates for the students to upcycle into garden planters for spring greens. Theresa and the students lined the planters with straw and some newspaper and then filled the crates with compost. The crates were stacked, creating 2 small pyramids on either side of the center aisle, between the outdoor classroom benches.


Students planted lettuce, swiss chard and other greens in the planters – they finished up just in time, right before the school bell rang!

Join us next week, Wednesday morning at 8am, to see what’s growing and help care for the Bears Care Garden!