2015-2016 Truro Children’s Community Garden Highlights

    When: Wednesdays at 4 p.m. (off season); Thursdays at 3 p.m. July-August Where: Back deck of the Truro Public Library Description: Maggie began the children’s garden in 2010 with Executive Director of Sustainable Cape, Francie Randolph…. Read More

Tag You’re Fit and Paper Pots – May 4, 2011

After a game of Tag You’re Fit, Francie gathered everyone into a circle for a snack and a plan. Stephanie brought Dave’s paper pot maker to teach us how to make recycled pots using newspaper with an oak… Read More

Horseshoe Crabs and Ladybugs – April 27, 2011

We explored the external and internal anatomy of a horseshoe crab using a gigantic model and had a chance to touch and hold a live horseshoe crab with Nina from the Mass Audubon’s Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. Horseshoe… Read More

Spinach and Peas – April 7, 2011

Francie, Dave, Stephanie and Anna brought over about 9 kids from after-school recreation to help plant peas in the garden and harvest spinach from the greenhouse. Stephanie taught the kids about pinching and twisting the spinach stem near… Read More