SEEDS Blog
Meet Hilary Nichols, Garden Manager

Meet Hilary Nichols, Garden Manager

Friday, Apr 22, 2016

Learning to work with her hands in the soil at a young age in her mother’s vegetable garden, it was there that Hilary’s passion for gardening sprouted.  Later, she studied to become a horticulturist and made a life … read more

Rainbow Slaw Recipe

Rainbow Slaw Recipe

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016

Did you know that SEEDS  intentionally plants outside the fenced garden areas for free public harvesting?  If you live in the area and aren’t sure what to fix for dinner, stop by SEEDS to see what’s growing.  Also, … read more

Meet Tasha

Meet Tasha

Thursday, Apr 7, 2016

The SEEDS’ DIG program was a launching pad that allowed Tasha McMillan’s leadership potential to grow, and to flourish!

Tasha started with the SEEDS program when she was only 14 years old and in high school.  Though her … read more

Cooking with Chef Flip

Cooking with Chef Flip

Thursday, Mar 24, 2016

Every Monday, the After School Program kids run from their bus drop off on the corner into SEEDS. They look around until they spot him, preparing something in the kitchen or chatting with Heather in the wood floor … read more

DIG’s Sweet Potato Pie Recipe

DIG’s Sweet Potato Pie Recipe

Thursday, Feb 18, 2016

Sweet Potato Pie

Original recipe makes  1 – 9 inch pie

  •     1 (1 pound) sweet potato
  •     1/2 cup butter, softened
  •     1 cup white sugar                                                                                                             
  •     1/2 cup milk
  •     2 eggs
  •     1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  •     1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  •     1
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Speed Weeding? Speed weeding!

Speed Weeding? Speed weeding!

Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016

SEEDS’ first annual Speed Weeding volunteer event held Wednesday, Feb 10th was a success! Six souls braved the 35F weather to rotate weeding areas while making new conversation and friends every 20 minutes. We had a range of … read more

Meet Emanuel Kearney

Meet Emanuel Kearney

Monday, Jan 25, 2016

Emanuel choose SEEDS as a volunteer site because he found it accessible; he simply walked up to the door and they give him ways and times to volunteer. 

Emanuel has only been a volunteer at SEEDS for about … 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