Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
My conversations with SEEDS’ Co-Founder Brenda Brodie often begin in the garden, where I usually find her planting seeds and removing weeds. I wait for a few seconds until she finishes pulling up dandelions, chickweed and other plants … read more
Monday, Mar 27, 2017
Our Interim Executive Director, Sarah Shapard, would like to invite you to have a glass of lemonade and a conversation about SEEDS’ kitchen and garden. You’ll also have an opportunity to get acquainted with SEEDS’ program staff. Let … read more
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
Wednesday, Mar 2, 2016
Mark your calendars for April 16 from 10 am – 1 pm for this opportunity to get all your needed spring essentials.
SEEDS’ spring plant … read more
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
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
Thursday, Dec 17, 2015
SEEDS Garden Manager Hilary Nichols and community engaged permaculture design consultant Abbey Piner collaborated for over a year to get the new garden design formed at SEEDS in 2013. They aimed to create a new garden design that … read more
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
Thursday, Jun 18, 2015
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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 Counselors
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Monday, May 11, 2015
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
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
Friday, Apr 17, 2015
From April 7 – May 8, when you volunteer at SEEDS, you will receive a promo code for a free class at Sync Studio! Let’s work together to create a healthier community by building gardens and taking … read more
Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015
It’s that time of year all parents have been waiting for – summer camp registration!
Sign your kiddo up to spend their summer days outside, growing veggies, learning about chickens and eating what they have grown! Each week … read more
Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015
Have you always wanted to know how to build a dry-stack stone wall?
Well here is your chance to learn! Participants will learn the beautiful ancient art and skill of building a dry-stack stone wall, while leaving behind … read more