Augusta Locally Grown - Education
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learn to use & grow local foods...
Join us for a class, camp, workshop or farm tour
with one of our community partners in education!

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FRUIT & VEGETABLE 
PRESCRIPTION PROGRAM
(FVRx)

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local foods
CLASSROOM EDUCATION
Augusta Locally Grown 
provides local foods workshops in classrooms for students of all ages, pre-k to college.

Choice of topics include:
* honey bees & pollination 
* earthworms & vermiculture
* seasonal veggie tasting 
* ethical eating
* the local foods movement in the CSRA 

CONTACT kim@augustalocallygrown TO CHOOSE A TOPIC & SET A DATE

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KIDS MARKET PASSPORT PROGRAM
 
Augusta Locally Grown 
hosts this 32-week
children's educational 
program
at two locations:

Evans Towne


 
 
 
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CAMP VEGGIE TRUCK
Augusta Locally Grown 
partnered with
students of the 
GRU School of Medicine,
Good Neighbor Ministries,
and the Veggie Truck Team
at St. Luke UMC
to host a five-week day camp 
in the Harrisburg community
of Augusta 
in Summer 2013



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THE BENDERDIGGER
Augusta Locally Grown developed youth gardening curriculum and programming for the 

"The River Island Garden Project"

in 2013, 2014
in Evans, GA
This curriculum is available for free for all local youth garden programs.
Please email kim@augustalocallygrown.org to learn more.
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MOMS & KIDS COOKING WORKSHOPS
As a member of the Veggie Truck Team,
Augusta Locally Grown hosts a series
of healthy cooking classes for moms and their kids.
The classes are held in conjunction with
the Veggie Truck Farmers Market.
Enrollment is by invitation through Good Neighbor Ministries.
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SEASONAL FOODS 
COOKING DEMOS 
every week 
at the 
Evans Towne Farmers Market
in partnership with a wide variety 
of community education groups, 
including:

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HOBBY FARMER EDUCATION
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE
Augusta Locally Grown
is honored to promote
the great work of this local 
nonprofit
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FARM TOURS & VISITS
make it a special day
Most tours & visits can be ordered from our market website. Or contact these folks directly to make arrangements: 
* Twisted Fence Ranch, Grovetown, GA
JandL Farm & Stables, Hephzibah, GA (afternoon teas)
 
"My favorite part
was watching
the baby pigs 
dig up
those 
sweet potato vines."
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culinary camp at Fort Gordon
CULINARY ARTS 
for KIDS 
AUGUSTA LOCALLY GROWN PROVIDED CLASSES 
at the SKIES PROGRAM
at Fort Gordon
in partnership
with the Augusta Arts Council
in 2013, 2014, 2015

featuring local ingredients
& simple healthy recipes
for military families


2014

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COOKING
MATTERS
for KIDS
in partnership with the
Boys & Girls Clubs of Augusta
Augusta Locally Grown
provided three community instructors
in April & May 2013
for
"Cooking Matters" programs at two
Boys & Girls Clubs locations in the CSRA.
ALG incorporated a local, seasonal flair to its classes
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"TASTE THE SEASON"
Workshops
at local schools & youth clubs
bringing local farms into the classroom
 participating groups include:
* The Boys & Girls Clubs of Augusta
* Stallings Island Middle School
contact Kim Hines to make arrangements: kim@augustalocallygrown.org
pictured here:
students at Stallings Island Middle School sample and critique several varieties of winter greens
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"HEALTH & WELLNESS FAIRS"
at local businesses and community centers
Augusta Locally Grown welcomes the opportunity
to set up a local & seasonal raw foods tasting station
at your health fair or event.


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