School & Home Garden Projects
- Planning & Planting Guide
- Garden Project Management
- Presentations to Staff and Students
- Seed & Cooking Classes
- Community Garden Clubs
Who am I?
Barb Koyanagi McMahon:
- Experienced School Garden Coordinator
- Certified Organic Master Gardener
- Overseen the creation and build of the first editable school garden in Burnaby, British Columbia
- Speaker and Presenter on How a Garden Can Transform a Community
If you would like to transform the way children view food and the world they live in, Contact Barb via:
Wanna Make a Difference? Volunteers 19 and Older Needed!
If you have a passion for gardening, food security, and enjoy working with kids, the Forest Grove Elementary After School Garden Club needs you! Dates and times vary. Contact Barb at email@example.com with your completed Volunteer Form
THANK YOU TO THOSE WHO SUPPORTED OUR FIRST EVER FUNDRAISER! Funds raised are going towards 2 Schools for Spring Seed Classes in 2017
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Upcoming Events & Awards:
2016 Farm to School Month Canada Winner, Forest Grove Elementary - connecting schools to local food producers such as farmers, gardeners, chefs, bakers, cheese makers etc.
2016 Environmental Award Recipient for Green Choices to Barb McMahon, Founder of Sprouting Chefs
2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Nominee in the Category of Community Champions
After School Cooking Classes at Forest Grove Elementary - Open to children ages 7 to 9 yrs old (Tuesdays 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm) and children ages 10 to 13 yrs old (Thursdays 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm), - Winter Session Dates Email us for details
After School Garden Clubs, every other Friday throughout the year at Forest Grove Elementary - Throughout the Seasons, Guided by Mother Nature and the Kids of Course! (Other Schools - Windsor and Armstrong Elementary, Burnaby, BC)
For More Info On Any of Our Opportunities to volunteer or participate: info(at)sproutingchefs(dot)com