SEEDS Blog
I look forward to 3:15 pm every day.

I look forward to 3:15 pm every day.

Monday, Dec 7, 2015

My favorite part of the day is around 3:15 when the After School-ers dart from their bus, gallivanting through the gardens and come into SEEDS, all smiles, excitement and “Hi Mr. Thad!” I learn from them every day … read more

Turkey Day SEEDling’s Recipes

Turkey Day SEEDling’s Recipes

Thursday, Nov 5, 2015

In 2014, the After School SEEDlings spent a week preparing a delicious meal to share with their parents. We want to share those recipes again with everyone, as we know they are kid tested and approved! Fun to … read more

Environmental Education Volunteers Needed!

Environmental Education Volunteers Needed!

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015

SEEDS’ Children’s Program is seeking volunteers interested in learning how to present fun and hands-on environmental education in the SEEDS garden.  

 
Through a partnership with Eastway Elementary, we will be leading a series of lessons and field trips … read more
After School is at it Again!

After School is at it Again!

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015

Join the SEEDlings for their 1st – 5th Grade After-School Program!

Monday – Friday from  3:30 PM—5:30 PM

$25.00 PER CHILD

(919) 683—1197

NO ONE IS TURNED AWAY FOR FINANCIAL REASONS

Where? SEEDS Garden and Building—706 Gilbert St. … read more

Community Swap Meet on July 26!

Community Swap Meet on July 26!

Thursday, Jul 9, 2015

The SEEDS Community Gardeners are hosting the first-ever SEEDS Community Swap Meet on Sunday, July 26 from 2 to 4 pm.  We’d like you to come to this fee-free swap meet that will focus on trading and bartering read more
DIG Go Fund Me Farm Feast

DIG Go Fund Me Farm Feast

Tuesday, Jun 9, 2015

“At RIC you learn so much, like a school year packed into just one week. It’s judge free and you feel supported because everyone is after the same thing as you. When we arrived there you could feel

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SEEDS’ Strengths and Wishes for the Future

SEEDS’ Strengths and Wishes for the Future

Monday, Jun 1, 2015

 

On May 12, 48 SEEDS participants, parents, board members, staff, neighbors and supporters came together over a dinner from Foster’s Market to discuss SEEDS’ strengths and opportunities.  

Thank you for your input and investment in the programs read more

Be a Kid This Summer (Yup, Free Time Travel)

Be a Kid This Summer (Yup, Free Time Travel)

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Do you like working with children in the outdoors?  Are you interested in learning more about how to teach kids about nature, gardening, and healthy eating?  We need your help!

 
The Children’s Program is seeking Volunteer Camp Counselorsread more
Garlic and Herb Garden Vinaigrette

Garlic and Herb Garden Vinaigrette

Monday, May 11, 2015


Ingredients:
1 clove garlic
about 4 tbs. of chopped fresh herbs of your choice (rosemary, tarragon, parsley, green onion, etc.)
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 tsp. Dijon mustard (optional, acts as a binding agent to help oil … read more
DOUGHMAN Feeds SEEDS

DOUGHMAN Feeds SEEDS

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Double-DOUGH-7: Diet Another Day

The 2015 DOUGHMAN (www.doughman.org) race will once again be taking over Durham, N.C., on Saturday, May 23, starting at 8 a.m.  A unique Durham event, this year’s “doughnations” will go to SEEDS. … read more