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City Seedlings Summer Single Day Mini-Camp

By Elizabeth Hall

We’re THRILLED to announce that GSF is offering single-day mini-camps throughout summer 2017 at our beautiful 1.5 acre garden at 24th Street Elementary School! Help your children unplug and have fun as they reconnect to nature and themselves. Single Day Camps offer the same great camp experience as our Week-Long camps with more flexibility to … Continued

A Passion for Gardening: from Texas to LA

By Elizabeth Hall

Brie Wakeland has been a part of GSF since 2015, starting as a Seed-to-Table and Garden Intern in the Fall of 2015 and Spring of 2016. She currently serves as Program Coordinator at Aldama and Grand View Elementary.  She is a native of Texas but has called California her home for the last nine years. … Continued

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Fiesta de la Huerta 2017

By Elizabeth Hall

We couldn’t be more excited to tell you ALL about the AMAZING time we had at this year’s Fiesta de la Huerta! Thank you everyone who attended for making our celebration so delightful!  With your help, we raised enough to fund science class supplies for all six of our schools for an entire year of … Continued

GSF About Town : Hauser & Wirth Gallery

By Elizabeth Hall

Here at GSF we’re passionate about the work we do and enjoy every opportunity to spread the word about GSF’s mission of providing high-quality garden-based education to undeserved schools across LA. Last Sunday GSF stopped by Hauser & Wirth Gallery in the Arts District to host a interactive potting workshop. We had so much fun making … Continued

Community Garden Day: May 13th, 2017

By Elizabeth Hall

Community Garden Days are so important for keeping our garden at 24th Street looking lush and beautiful. Thank you to everyone who joined us last Saturday in the sun. We cleared the back garden, planted flowers near the entrance, weeded our vegetable beds, and painted new signs. Thanks to all your hand work, our garden … Continued

Summer Internship with Garden School Foundation

By Elizabeth Hall

The Garden School Foundation is  looking for interns to join us for the summer semester! GSF’s Seed-to-Table internship is a unique fusion of gardening and teaching. Summer interns work in the garden as well as at our 2 week long City Seedlings Summer Camp. The ideal candidate has a desire to gain experience in garden … Continued

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Fiesta de la Huerta 2017 – You’re Invited!!

By Elizabeth Hall

You’re officially invited to GSF’s annual Fiesta de la Huerta! Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of FOOD, CRAFTS, and GOOD TIMES with all your garden friends! Every spring GSF invites our community of  students, families, and friends into the 24th Street Garden for a family-oriented food and craft fundraiser.  Fiesta is a time to … Continued

GSF hits the road!

By Elizabeth Hall

We LOVE sharing our story and mission with folks far and wide!  Last Sunday GSF stopped by the LA Galaxy Game in Carson to host a fun activity booth with a worm finding station. We had the best time  playing in the dirt and making wishes for Earth Week! It’s always such a blast to … Continued

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Community Garden Day – April 22nd, 2017

By Elizabeth Hall

We had an AMAZING time at our April Community Garden Day! We saw many familiar faces and made some awesome new friends. We were especially THRILLED that so many of our City Seedlings Campers visited the garden! We were SO grateful to have so many hands on deck! Can you believe how much we accomplished … Continued

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Community Garden Day – March 18th, 2017

By Elizabeth Hall

We had such a blast at last weekend’s Community Garden Day. The sun was shining, and the garden was lush from the recent rain. We harvested snap peas and delicious red leaf lettuce. We also cleared the back section of the garden so new flowers could be planted. We’re so grateful to all our inspired … Continued