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2019/10/01 & 10/02 - Garden Leadership Training (2-part Training)
Garden Leadership Training

Garden Leadership Training

Dates & Times:
October 1 & 2, 2019 6:00-8:00pm

Location:
Sustainable Food Center
2921 E 17th St Bldg C
Austin, TX 78702 (view map)

This 2-part training is for teachers, parents, and community members interested in starting (or reviving) and sustaining a school or a community garden. If you are a teacher, you may attend for free; please register directly by emailing mehmling@sustainablefoodcenter.org. 5 additional need-based scholarships (non-teacher) are available; please email to request a spot.

Each training night will cover different content, so please plan to attend both nights. We will share the key components to a successful garden, including: organizing and building a strong garden team, creating a plan, site selection and basic design, managing the garden, and finding funds and resources to sustain the garden. You will also hear from a guest speaker and meet other school and community gardeners in the area. We won't be covering basic gardening principles, but we can point you to relevant resources.


Additional Details:

Class participants must be 16 and older. Youth ages 12-15 may attend with purchase of an additional ticket and close parent/guardian supervision during class.

Please register only for yourself; additional participants should register separately for themselves.

*CE credit hours provided through AISD

*Childcare and English-Spanish interpretation available.

*Snacks will be provided

*Registration closes one business day before class. All attendees must register to attend.


Questions? Contact Morgan Ehmling at mehmling@sustainablefoodcenter.org or 512-220-1097.

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