Tag: Lewis Garden

Lewis Garden Work Party

Thursday, April 28th 3:00-4:30 pm.  Meet us at the toolshed in the Lewis Garden by the new cob bench.  We will finish the front entryway garden spring clean-up by weeding and mulching all garden beds.  Help make our gardens look their best for Art Night.  Everyone is invited!

Garden Work Parties and Watercolor Workshops

Our first Lewis Garden Work Party / Watercolor Workshop was held on Thursday, June 17. Eight parents came out to help weed our garden beds. During the work party they focused on cleaning up and planting the east side garden bed outside of Mrs. Keefer and Ms. Jen’s classrooms

We have another date scheduled for next Wednesday, June 23rd from 10 am-12 pm. . Meet us first in the Lewis Garden by the new cob bench, we will gather tools and supplies, and head out to the garden together. Next Wednesday we will be working in the Outdoor Center area around the outdoor classroom and new cob bench. Individuals, families and kids all welcome!

Upcoming Garden Work Party / Watercolor Events happening at Lewis this summer are:

    Wednesday, June 23rd – 10 am-Noon
    Thursday, July 1st – 10 am-Noon
    Monday, July 12th – 10 am-Noon

Watercolor Workshops for kids
Emma Colburn, Lewis Ed Assistant and artist, will be offering watercolor workshops for kids currently in grades K-5 during the scheduled work party times. Students will take a look at artwork by watercolor masters and create a finished plant portrait inspired by the Lewis Garden. Cost is $5/student. Scholarships are available. Please email Emma (colburne@gmail.com) if you are interested in registering your child for one or more of these workshops. Registration is limited to 10 students per session. There is only one opening for this Thursday 6/17, and six openings for the remaining dates.

Summer Garden Watering Schedule


Lewis Garden Summer Watering Schedule 2009

Saturday June 13th – Lara Jones

Friday June 19th – Lisa Hawking

Saturday June 27th – Lara Jones

Tuesday June 30th – Kay and Jackie Dirks

Friday July 3rd – Julie LaRoche

Tuesday July 7th – Maika Yeigh

Friday July 10th – Maika Yeigh

Tuesday July 14th – Kay and Jackie Dirks

Friday July 17th – Lynne Allers

Tuesday July 21st – Kay and Jackie Dirks

Friday July 24th – Lynne Allers

Monday July 27th – Alea Bone

Thursday July 30th – Nadja McConville

Monday August 3rd – Alea Bone

Thursday August 6th – Nadja McConville

Monday August 10th – Alea Bone

Thursday August 13th – Nadja McConville

Monday August 17th – Maika Yeigh

Thursday August 20th – Nadja McConville

Monday August 24th – Alea Bone

Thursday August 27th – Nadja McConville

Monday August 31st – Alea Bone

Friday September 4th – Julie LaRoche