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ʻĀINA In Schools off to a Great Start!

September 05, 2017

School is back in session and ʻĀINA In Schools is off to a great start! Around the island, volunteer docents are gearing up to teach garden-based lessons, composting, and nutrition education in 22 participating ʻĀINA schools. In preparation for the start of ʻĀINA lessons, schools and communities are building new garden beds, amending existing beds, and preparing the garden space at ʻĀINA Garden Parties. Mahalo to First Hawaiian Bank and the U.S. Army who came out to support ʻĀINA Schools with their garden parties.
Volunteers are still needed for these September ‘ĀINA Garden Parties, so please come and join us!‘ ĀINA Garden Parties, so please come and join us!

Kainalu Elementary School
Saturday, September 2 (part 2)
8:00am - 11:00pm
Contact: Jean Au and June Cunningham

Liholiho Elementary School
Tuesday, September 5
Contact: Tanner Marsh

Mililani Uka Elementary School
Saturday, September 9
8:00am - 11:00am
Contact: Carmen Paguirigan

Blanche Pope Elementary School
Saturday, October 7
8:00am - 1:00pm
Contact: Charisse Perez