Mother’s Day Tea in Central Park Gardens
Reserve your spot today for this fundraising activity for Central Park Gardens. Ciocolat will serve a four-course high tea at 11 am and 1:30 pm. Call them at (530) 753-3088 to reserve your spot. Cost is $45 per person. See the flyer, learn more about the gardens at www.centralparkgardens.org.
Nutrition Advisory Committee Meetings
Help support children’s nutrition and healthy school mealtimes. Meetings are in Davis and open to the public. The next meeting:
Thursday, May 16, 2013, 4-6 pm, Harper Jr. High, 4000 E. Covell Blvd.
Tour de Cluck is coming in May!
Tour de Cluck is now more than a bicycle coop loop–there will be “Chicken Skool” talks, art events, Fowl Food throughout Davis culminating in a Fowl Food Finale at Sutter Davis Hospital. Davis Farm to School and its new parent non-profit, Yolo Farm to Fork, benefit from many of these activities. To see the whole schedule of events, go to the Tour de Cluck Website or click Tour de Cluck events. Would you like to be a Tour de Cluck Sponsor for us and support farm to fork/school activities? Download a sponsor form here.
Sign up for Jr. High Ag class
Harper Jr. High’s Garden and Recycle Coordinator, Carrie Juchau, will be offering an introductory agriculture class for jr. high students. The class meets after school on Thursdays . Click here for more information.
Farm to School/DJUSD Team Meeting
On Feb. 7, 2013 garden coordinators and DavisRISE recycle coordinators from DJUSD schools met to compare notes and problem solve. They also participated in a complementary, hands-on demonstration of the Tomato Time curriculum. Jeri Ohmart led the group through the lesson plans and everyone made different flavored salsas. The next garden meeting is May 2, 2013 at Montgomery Elementary.
Sat. August 25 , 2012: Village Feast–look for VF 2013 on Aug. 24
The 8th Annual Village Feast was held on Saturday, August 25th, set in the award-winning Davis Central Park. This event has become an end of summer staple marked by a lovely community gathering with a silent auction and a bountiful meal to raise funds for the Davis Farm to School programs. Thank you to all of our generous sponsors!