2 results for month: 06/2012

Hometown Heroes Awards

Green Thumbs Growing Kids is a finalist in the Group Category of Hometown Heroes, a national celebration of environmental achievement. Thanks Earth Day Canada!

Imagine a Garden in Every School

Bringing school food gardens into a provincial network has long been a goal of ours at GTGK. Thanks in part to a grant from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, our Imagine a Garden in Every School campaign is being co-ordinated by our own Cassie Scott. On June 19, Roberta Bondar came to Rose Ave. PS as our guest, and as a friend to the school as well. On this occasion, she helped "launch" the Imagine a Garden in Every School campaign, and joked that "launching" is something she has been known to do before! (showing picture of the rocket that took her to space). She talked about gardens nurturing creativity and curiosity - it was quite awesome ...