2016 Children’s Garden

Let’s check to see if any cucumbers are hiding from us 

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Hi Farmer Jane.  We miss you! Can you see all the beans and tomatoes and potato and squash we picked?

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Look at the Zucchini Bat that Farmer Kevin gave us!

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Our “zucchini bat” was too big to eat so we cut it in half to see what was inside.

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Whoa!  Look at all the seeds!

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Our first tomatoes of the season!🍅🍅🍅🍅

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Maybe I could hold this fuzzy friend!🤗

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Look what we found in our garden today!  Good bug or bad bug?🤔

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Let’s see if we can find some potatoes that are ready to pick…….🤓🤓🤓🤓
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We had a visitor today!  A former farmer friend!🤗🤗🤗🤗

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Belle loves rubs!😊

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First thing we do is pick all the weeds before they get too big

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Let’s see if any radish are ready to harvest!

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The carrots need a “bath” after we pull them out of the ground.

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Hanging out with Farmer Jane is always fun

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Can’t forget to weed the Together Garden too!

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Waiting in line to get PEANUTS to plants.

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Our Wrap-Up Session at the end of the Day

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Checking to see if the carrots are ready!

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LOOK! Some carrots ARE ready!

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Time to plant some marigolds in our garden!  We need to listen to Farmer Jane first to learn how to do it.

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Gotta Do Bug Patrol before we leave.  

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Sometimes you have to be incognito when you do a garden fluff!
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Busy as bees!  Getting after the garden ” fluff”😄😄😄

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Helping another farmer who couldn’t be with us today😃

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The ” weeding ” team !  👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

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Cleanup crew!🤗🤗🤗🤗

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Look what grew big while we were on break!
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Have to “map” it out before you plant! 😀
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Sometimes it’s kinda hard to get those gloves back on!🤗
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Whoa!  Now that is some carrot!😄
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Digging for the biggest carrots!  😎
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Look what we found!😃
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Making sure the tiny seedlings are tucked in well, the rain is coming !💥💥💥
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Wow!  That is one big stalk of brussel sprouts!😃
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Love planting my garden! 😎😎😎😎
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Soil preparation is very important before you plant!😄😄😄😄
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Tucking the baby plants in is very important !😎😎😎😎
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More tucking !😄😄😄😄
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We did it!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻
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Farm friends! 😍😍😍😍
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Final “fluffing” in February before we take our winter break 😀

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Look!  One of my carrots was ready for harvest!😃👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻
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Harvesting one of the last purple cabbages😃

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Good thing I brought my harvest basket!😃

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Cutting lettuce from Farmer Kevin’s lettuce patch😍

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I spy a Brussel Sprout that is big enough for harvest!

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Look how happy this pea vine grew!😀

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Love to “fluff” my garden!

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Harvesting broccoli takes concentration !😊

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Shake, shake, keeping the soil in our garden!😃

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There’s a whole lotta shakin’ going on in our garden cleanup day!

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More garden fluffing!

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“Butterflying ” back to our garden😊

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Working together in the mornings harvest!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻😀

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