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Optimist Club of Brooklin, Ontario

Kitchen Garden Here We Grow Planting Event

Hands on plants and dirt help kids learn about where their food comes from.

Here We Grow - Farm Fresh - You can eat what you Grow

Optimist Club members in cooperation with Brooklin Horticultural Society will organize and provide materials for children to create their own take-home kitchen garden.

The program is designed for younger children. Rotational stations will be set up as follows:

Here is the objective for each table....

Table 1 -POTTING STAND:
Objective: is to teach the child the proper pot for the proper planting.

Table 2 - DIRT YURT:
Objective: to teach the child the difference between good and bad dirt.

Table 3 - OUR GARDENING GURU'S:
Objective: to teach the child the seed cycle and that seeds come in many different forms.

Table 4 - PLANT STAND:
Objective: to teach the child the difference between the seeds, seedlings, and vegetable plants that are already in their everyday lives.

Table 5 - PLANT UP STATION:
Objective: the child learns what depth the plant should be placed and how far apart the plants should be and to add soil to the pot.

The Optimist Club members provides these events to fulfill our motto of "Friends of Youth". Optimists, Bringing out the best in kids

Join Us
Wednesday May 10, 2017
St Thomas Anglican Church
101 Winchester Rd E, Brooklin
6:30 to 7:30 pm

Purchase Tickets Online
Registration Link to purchase ticket on EventBrite $4.00 each. Ticket are staged in 15 minute intervals to prevent crowding at stations.

Contact: Sue Bullard 905-620-0960 sbullbull@aol.com for more details.



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