Wisconsin School Garden Network offers free school garden trainings at schools, community centers, and non-profit sites around Wisconsin. Trainings provide information and inspiration to anyone interested in starting or sustaining a youth garden. They also offer a platform for those invested in youth gardens to exchange ideas and resources. Themes and topics will vary.
Here, you will find information about upcoming Wisconsin School Garden Network trainings, as well as other events around the state related to garden-based education.
Have an event that you’d like us to share? Email Communications Director Renata Solan at firstname.lastname@example.org with the details of your event.
Look for this carrot icon to find free Wisconsin School Garden Network trainings:
Workshop: Early Years Learning in the Garden
December 16, 2017, 9-11 a.m.
Roberson Kiddie Lane, 6260 N. 76th Street, Milwaukee, WI
Explore the many aspects of gardening with young children with our Southeast Regional Coordinator, Gerry Slater. Topics will include:
- Planning, location, construction, and setting up gardens
- Planting, maintaining, and harvesting
- Tools & clothing
- Integrating learning to align with standards
- And more!
To register, call Gerry Slater at 414-610-7529 or email him at email@example.com.
Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education Winter Workshop
January 19-21, 2018, Tomahawk, WI
The Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education invites you to join us at the 2018 WAEE Winter Workshop on January 19-21, 2018 at Treehaven, in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. This year’s theme is EnCOMPASSing: Progress, Perspectives, and Possibilities in EE. Winter Workshop runs from Friday evening until Sunday afternoon. You’ll have the opportunity to network, participate in hands-on sessions and try out some skis or snowshoes. Saturday night will be live music, a silent auction, and local brews from the Minocqua Brewing Company.
Learn more and register here.