Picture Your World students explored Mitchell Lake Audubon Center last Sunday - in addition to enjoying the beautiful day outside and learning about nature at Mitchell Lake, they came away with some spectacular photos! We can hardly wait to see all the breathtaking images that will be submitted for the annual Picture Your World photo competition!
Sunday was a beautiful day for GSA's annual Community Gardens Luncheon! The stewards of the 40 gardens in our network came together to celebrate past-year accomplishments, award exceptional volunteers, welcome new gardens, highlight projects for the year ahead, and get to know each other.
This year we gathered at International Community Garden, which has to 58 5'x20' plots, currently mostly growing cilantro, mustard flowers/seeds, lemongrass, and mustard greens. Most of the gardeners are refugees from Bhutan and Burma, who live in the neighborhood. International CG serves as a place for them to stay connected to their roots, grow their own food, practice English with each other, and connect to their community. ... See MoreSee Less