Oʻahu School Garden Summer Intensive
July 30, 2018
Teachers from Oʻahu, Kauaʻi, and Hawaiʻi Island joined this summer’s Oʻahu School Garden Summer Intensive to engage in school garden technical training. Highlights included building and installing irrigated garden beds at Waiʻanae Intermediate, integrating peace concepts into school gardens at Hoa ʻĀina o Mākaha and Waikīkī Elementary, composting at Kainalu Elementary, painting with natural plant dyes, and preparing a fresh school-garden sourced lunch. Mahalo to all of our partners: Oʻahu Farm to School Network (OFSN), Kohala Center Kū ʻĀina Pā Teacher Training Program, ʻIolani School, Hoa ʻĀina o Mākaha, the Windward Zero Waste Hui, UH Mānoa Master Gardeners, Hawaiʻi State Department of Health SNAP-Ed and more!