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Blog October 25, 2013
Meet Aaron and his classmates at Mitchell Elementary School in Richmond, BC, who are growing potatoes, radishes and lettuce in their school’s garden classroom!
Blog October 21, 2013
Discover ways you can use the arts to connect to your watersheds.
News October 18, 2013
Evergreen, a national not-for-profit that inspires action to green cities, with support from BMO Bank of Montreal, has developed a series of videos that highlights how schools across Canada are greening their school grounds to create a healthy place to learn and play.
Blog October 17, 2013
Kate Leinweber takes us into the Growing Taste Buds workshop, where children get to explore the many wonders of local and nutritious cooking.
Blog September 30, 2013
In its inaugural year, youth and seniors grew a bounty of food in the Le Chou Intergenerational Garden—and not just “chous” (cabbages)!
Blog September 26, 2013
Watch these videos to find out how the students, staff and communities at three schools are re-connecting to the natural world and greening their school grounds.
Blog September 24, 2013
Celeste Longhurst, Project Manager at Evergreen, takes a look at the value of gardening as a therapeutic tool at a mental health facility.
Media Coverage September 18, 2013
The 2013 Meeting of the Minds conference was held in Toronto at Evergreen Brick Works on September 9 and 10. This was the seventh Meeting of the Minds conference and the first time the event was held in Canada, to a sold-out audience.
Blog September 16, 2013
Kick-start your school year with these lesson plans and activities for celebrating and caring for your local rivers and streams!
Blog September 6, 2013
Evergreen’s Cam Collyer shares his excitement about the new school year and the 2013 Nature School Conference, coming to EBW later this month.