Gardening Projects for Kids and Families

Jun 9, 2020 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm PDT


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Marcia McIntyre

Join the Multnomah Master Gardener Speaker Series as John Fisher, Life Lab Director, shares activities and insight from his book Gardening Projects for Kids, 101 Ways to get Kids outside, DIRTY, and having FUN!  John and his co-author Whitney Cohen interviewed over 20 family gardeners to learn their tips and tricks for engaging kids in garden-based crafts, tasks, and cooking. Come prepared to learn new activities and design ideas to get kids having fun in the garden.

John Fisher is the Life Lab Director of Programs and Partnerships. Since 1996 John has worked exclusively in farm and garden-based education programs teaching pre-school through high school students and provided professional development opportunities for thousands of educators. When he is not at work he is gardening at home or playing at the beach. 

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