Ag Fest Maui April 1, 2017 – MSGN Educator’s Booth

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The Maui School Garden Network will have a spot in the Education Tent at this year’s Ag Fest, Saturday, April 1 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. Come to the Maui Tropical Plantation site and participate at the MSGN booth with many wonderful activities including a “spin the wheel” event in which questions will be […]

Project Learning Tree Grants

Project Learning Tree® (PLT) is an award-winning national environmental education program for educators and their students in grades PreK-12.  GreenWorks! is the service-learning, community action program of PLT that partners PLT educators, students, and communities in environmental neighborhood improvement projects. GreenWorks! blends service activities with the academic curriculum and addresses real community needs as students […]

Whole Kids Foundation

Deadline is October 31, 2015 for Garden grants 2015 has been an exciting year for Whole Kids Foundation. They will be accepting new grant applications from September 1 – October 31.  Applications will be reviewed this winter and grants will be awarded March 1, 2016: http://wholekidsfoundation.org/gardengrants.php You’ll be able to find all the info you […]

Cinco de Mayo – Sangrita Grill + Cantina Supports LHS

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Chef Paris Nabavi, who also supports all organic seed purchases for MSGN schools, will host the Grand Opening of the Sangrita Grill + Cantina for Cinco de Mayo to support The Lahainaluna High School’s Ag and Natural Resources Program run by Keith Ideoka. Come join the festivities and music which will run all day and […]

Summer School Garden Workshops

Summer school garden workshops and training for teachers are available through the Hawaii Farm to School and School Garden Network.  They generally last for two days and give more in depth access to school garden learning.  Although they may be off island, there are scholarships available for teachers.  In addition, school garden tours by region […]

Grow Some Good

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Grow Some Good offers regular Work & Learn days where teachers, students, volunteers and the public come to learn and care for school gardens. There are monthly work days on the school sites that end up being lots of fun and very educational. Workday are held at Kihei Elementary on 2nd Saturdays at 9:00am-noon. Other […]

Joy of Worms

The Joy of Worms website provides valuable information on vermiculture and composting. The second Saturday of each month, there is a wonderful 90 minute workshop offered to anyone and everyone who is interested in soil amendments and wants to explore the wonderful world of worms, worm castings, and worm tea.  Classes take place at the […]

Kihei Public Charter School wins HealthierUS School Challenge

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Congratulations to Kihei Public Charter School for winning the Bronze Award in the Healthier US School Challenge initiative sponsored by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service. This award indicates that the Kihei Charter School has taken leadership in its community to promote principles of good nutrition and physical activity for our youth.  In a October […]

Whole Kids Foundation

Deadline is October 31, 2015 for Garden grants 2015 has been an exciting year for Whole Kids Foundation. They will be accepting new grant applications from September 1 – October 31.  Applications will be reviewed this winter and grants will be awarded March 1, 2016: http://wholekidsfoundation.org/gardengrants.php You’ll be able to find all the info you […]

Project Learning Tree Grants

Project Learning Tree® (PLT) is an award-winning national environmental education program for educators and their students in grades PreK-12.  GreenWorks! is the service-learning, community action program of PLT that partners PLT educators, students, and communities in environmental neighborhood improvement projects. GreenWorks! blends service activities with the academic curriculum and addresses real community needs as students […]