October 6 is NH School Garden Day
Schools state wide are opening their school gardens so others may come and learn. Learn new ideas for your own school gardens, meet other school gardeners in your area, share what you know. This free event is from 4:00-5:30 pm.
Participating schools include:
Elm St Middle School, Nashua: Solar heated hydroponics greenhouse
Manchester West High School: greenhouse
Boscawen Elementary: 6 raised beds and a hoop house
Dover High School: greenhouse and community garden
Maple St School, Contoocook: vegetable beds, fruit trees, pollinator gardens and chickens!
Jacques Memorial School, Milford:10 raised hugelkulture beds. Class gardens are based on literature and cool weather crops are grown so students can experience their garden from start to finish.
Josiah Bartlett Elementary, Bartlett: The Good Food Garden is incorporated into common core, food grown is served in the cafeteria.
Choose which garden you would like to visit by registering here.