Category Archives: Garden

Farmer Fred’s Note: Fall 2016 – Edition 1

Learn more about our Garden & Environmental Science curriculum! Download Farmer Fred’s 2016 Fall Garden Newsletter here Hello PS 32 Community, After a wonderful start to the 2016-17 school year, the garden newsletter is finally here! I am Farmer Fred, … Continue reading

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🌷🌷Spring is here at the P.S. 32 Garden!🌷🌷

It’s time to get the PS 32 garden cleaned up and ready for classes to plant and explore. Farmer Fred and the children are excited to start planting. We have two family events coming up:

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Meet the PS32 Staff: Farmer Fred

Has your PS32 student come home talking about tasting a radish for the first time or planting vegetables in the school garden for science class? That’s Farmer Fred’s work! Meet PS 32 staff member, Farmer Fred. Farmer Fred is all … Continue reading

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Summer time at P.S. 32

Thanks to our parent volunteers, kale, sugar snap peas, sunflowers, green beans, strawberries and native plants are looking good in our PS 32 Garden Classroom. Our parent volunteers will keep our garden growing in preparation for the fall garden curriculum. … Continue reading

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Help our Garden Classroom Grow this Summer!

Our kids have worked hard all Spring and have planted a lot of great things in the garden.   In order to make sure that there are still things for them to harvest when they return to school in September, we … Continue reading

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Our School Garden needs your help!

PLEASE JOIN US  APRIL 18, 10am – 2pm  TO PREPARE THE GARDEN FOR SPRING! Build a sensory bed, connect rainwater harvest barrels, but up sunshade, sift and turn compost and more!  Join the Garden Committee for another fun day in … Continue reading

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Exciting PS 32 Garden Committee News!

The Garden Committee was awarded a $1500 mini grant from Grow to Learn! The funds will be applied to teacher requested enhancements to the garden program including an observation kit for the tool shed (where teachers can access hand held magnifying … Continue reading

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The NEW Garden Committee e-Newsletter

The Garden Committee has started an e-newsletter with news about the exciting things happening in the garden at P.S. 32.  The monthly e-newsletter will feature garden photos, gardening links, and if we get fancy, maybe a recipe or two! We … Continue reading

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School Garden Winter Prep, Saturday Nov 8th

HELP SUPPORT OUR GARDEN! The Garden Committee is looking for *volunteers* to come out on Saturday, Nov. 8, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. to help prepare the garden for winter. We will be clearing out beds, shredding leaves, doing repairs to the … Continue reading

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Fall Garden to Cafe Day 2014

Last Thursday, October 23rd, during school lunch, the P.S. 32 school cafeteria transformed into a hip and welcoming kids’ cafe for its Garden to Cafe Day.  Kindergarten though fifth grade students enthusiastically sampled appetizers and deserts made with local Farmer’s Market produce and fresh … Continue reading

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