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Plant It, Grow It, Eat It: Garden-Enhanced Nutrition Education – 9/17/2010

Make the connection from seed to table in this fun and delicious one-day workshop at Life Lab’s amazing Garden Classroom in Santa Cruz, CA. Explore ways to teach nutrition through gardening, harvesting and meal preparation in Life Lab’s Garden Kitchen. You’ll learn effective ways to encourage kids grades 2-8 to eat more fruits and vegetables as part of a healthy lifestyle. Participants will sample the bounty of the farm and harvest to prepare nutritious snacks. You’ll receive an activity booklet with gardening and nutrition lessons, recipes, and garden kitchen design resources. $150. 1 unit of graduate education credit available. Registration deadline: 9/8/10. For more information or to register, visit www.lifelab.org [1] or call (831)459-2001.