Wednesday, April 17, 2013
We are very excited to announce that Growing Chefs! Ontario and The Springs Restaurant are again teaming up to host the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project Fundraising Dinner.
The Dinner will be held at The Springs, 310 SpringBank Dr. - on Sunday May...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Have you had an experience with a Growing Chefs! program?
In an effort to improve Growing Chefs Ontario we are collecting feedback about our programs. Your feedback is very valuable and greatly appreciated! Please take a few minutes to answer the...
Friday, April 5, 2013
We are thrilled to announce the 2013 Sponsors for the Classroom Gardening Project.
It is because of their support that our little project continues to grow…
Libro Financial Group
The Faith Tilk Memorial Fund
A Private Donation in Memory of Chef Gus...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Did you know that Canada produces 85% of the world’s maple syrup?
To learn more about this longstanding tradition, we went for a visit to the Maple Sugar Shack at McLachlan Farm to enjoy a pancake breakfast with our favourite sweet – fresh maple...
Friday, March 8, 2013
The 2013 Classroom Gardening Project is fast approaching!
We have begun recruitment for volunteer positions for the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project. We are very excited to get back into the classrooms and are anticipating our 6th year to be the...
Sunday, October 14, 2012
On October the 4th we launched The Fresh Food Frenzy Program and feedback is already rolling in! We thought we would share this e-mail with you to start off the week.
Dear Growing Chefs!
"My son's class...
Sunday, August 5, 2012
View our full report from our Fourth class visit! ClassroomJournalLesson 4.pdf The concept is very simple. The students have been growing their windowsill gardens for the past three months.
With the vegetables they have been caring for – they will...
Thursday, July 12, 2012
View our full report from our Third class visit! ClassroomJournalLesson 3.pdf
This visit turns out to be one of the favourites of both the chefs and the students every year. Again, everyone is very excited when the chefs arrive at the school.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
View our full report from our Second class visit! ClassroomJournalLesson 2.pdf
It had been three weeks since the first visit with the schools and the chefs were excited to get back into the classroom to see how the gardens are coming along.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
The 2012 Classroom Gardening Project is underway! So far this year has been the biggest and most successful to date.
View our full report from our first class visit! ClassroomJournalLesson1.pdf
With help from the generous grant received from The...