Join us for the Spring 2018 Take a Break in the Dirt Program!
This seasonal, volunteer-run, adaptive gardening program engages children with disabilities ages 5-18 in gardening and nature related activities while their family or caregiver takes a well-earned break!
Children are matched with a volunteer who guides and supports them, whether they have a physical, intellectual, or developmental disability. Children learn about garden tooling, watering, composition, plant propagation, and garden grooming. All while they create garden memories through journaling and take-home projects. Most of all, children enjoy the restorative benefits of just being in and interacting with nature!
Registration and Application required. Call 412-369-4673 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Spring 2018 Location: Page Street Community Garden
Across from Conroy Education Center
Manchester Neighborhood of the Northside
Dates: Every Saturday April 28, 2018 – June 2, 2018
Saturday Mornings: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
TakeFIVE is a project of the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University