Category Archives: Events

Growing veggies your kids love to eat!

Cary Peterson, School Farm Coordinator, will be teaching about how to grow the veggies your child loves to eat.  Langley Library on Tuesday, June 5 from 6:30 – 7:30 pm.

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A wonderful Thanksgiving Harvest Feast!

Over 850 students, parents and family members. teachers and staff enjoyed a delightful Thanksgiving Feast at the Elementary School on Thursday, Nov. 17th! On the menu from the School Farm was mashed potatoes, roasted squash, kale salad, carrot sticks and … Continue reading

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Pea shoot pesto

Pea shoots are a big hit at the Elementary School! They are delicious green snacks that the fifth grade students are growing. The students devour pea shoots raw for a snack, or add them to crackers and cheese. Fifth grade … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Day!

We celebrated Earth Day at the School Farm on Friday, April 22nd with food and activities for the 550 students K-5 at the Elementary School. On the menu was pea shoot pesto and lettuce wraps, garden veggie soup and a snack maker station … Continue reading

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Elementary School fundraiser for Earth Day – time to plant!

  Spring is finally here and it’s time to plant! To celebrate Earth Day we’re having a plant sale in support of the Elementary School and the School Farm. Start your garden with these starts! Red Sails lettuce Red-tipped Deer … Continue reading

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What to do if your child asks you to grow kale!

Helping busy parents and families grow a veggie garden The students at the Elementary School are loving their fresh-picked veggies from the school farm! Garden nibbles are part of every class, and fresh produce is being delivered to the school … Continue reading

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Celebrating W.I.N’s Fun with Food Summer Program

This summer, the School Farm helped supply fresh organic produce to “Fun with Food”, a terrific program organized by Whidbey Island Nourishes (WIN). For 10 weeks, the students met once weekly to have fun learning about preparing, cooking and eating … Continue reading

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