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This summer two community gardens in London were not only abuzz with bees and butterflies but with children connecting to nature and learning about growing healthy food. The Children’s Garden program was initiated in the summer of 2014 to allow children in our community a hands on and fun experience growing organic vegetables, herbs, and flowers. At the Thames Park […]
After a couple of months I have learned a lot about having a garden and the work that goes into the care and maintenance. I have already grown a new appreciation for farmers, and the easy access most of us have to fresh food – that most of us take advantage of. My eyes have been opened. The ‘sad’ eggplants […]
After my first year at the LCRC, I was inspired to step into the wonderful world of gardening that I had learned so much about! I knew it was going to be a lot of work, and would require extreme TLC, but I felt determined and settled on a lovely plot at the Carling Heights community garden. I just moved […]
The LCRC is excited to announce a Children’s Gardening Program this summer at the Thames Park Community Garden and the East London Community Garden. These gardens will be places in which children and their families can learn about growing healthy food and interacting in positive ways with nature.