The Coppell community has much to be proud of: invested citizens and city staff have worked together to create community-centered and sustainability-minded endeavors like community and school gardens, the farmers market, Biodiversity Education Center and Nature Park, and Metrocrest food bank. To document these projects, a few folks have put their heads together to develop […]
Have your children enjoyed the school garden experience? Continue the Garden learning at the Coppell Farmers Market each Saturday morning with the Weekly Garden Meet Up for Kids. Find the Market Manager at the Coppell Farmers Market Learning Garden near the flagpole weekly at 10:30 to discover what’s in season for harvesting & what’s growing for the next week.
On Saturday, June 4th the Coppell Farmers Market will host a Garden Class for Kids, part two, at their Learning Garden. Arrive at 10:30 for story time, followed by a seed planting demonstration and harvest from the garden. The class will conclude with a make-and-take craft. Appropriate for children of all ages.The CFM Learning Garden
Earlier this month, the Committee Chair of the Coppell Farmers Market, Karen Pearsall-Gillham, sat on the border of the new Learning Garden at the Farmers Market with a dozen or so local children. She was passing around a few onions purchased from a farmer just that morning. Karen asked her audience of excitable kiddos “can