Mar 01

Harvest Pierce County to Host 8th Annual Spring Summit

Posted on March 1, 2017 at 12:42 PM by Allan Warren

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If spring has you eager to start gardening, mark your calendar for Saturday May 6th and join Harvest Pierce County for the Annual Spring Summit hosted at Lincoln High School from 10am-3pm. Come learn about beginner to advanced gardening techniques, community development skills, and cooking. Kids are encouraged to come as Tacoma Children’s Museum will be providing activities. The event includes a free lunch as well as many giveaways including plant starts, seeds, and much more.

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Nov 29

District Welcomes AmeriCorps Member: Wolky Samboy-Hillyer

Posted on November 29, 2016 at 11:45 AM by Allan Warren

WolkyI come from Portland, OR, where I had been living continuously until I attended the University of Puget Sound. I graduated from UPS with a degree in Science, Technology, & Society, and a minor in Environmental Policy & Decision Making.

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Nov 28

Veggie Co-op Volunteers Grow Fresh Food For Local Schools

Posted on November 28, 2016 at 12:52 PM by Allan Warren

Cover Photo option bWith the fall upon us we find ourselves slowing down and perhaps even breathing a sigh of relief as cooler weather finally returns to the Pacific Northwest. Out at the Veggie Co-op farm, we are gathering what remains of our harvest, including fall favorites such as winter squash, Brussel sprouts, and pumpkins as we put the farm to bed for the winter. However, the activity never quite stops at this volunteer-run farm

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