Rain Barrels installed at Helen Baller Elementary!
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Rain Barrels installed at Helen Baller Elementary!

Three rain barrels were installed spring of 2017 at Helen Baller Elementary to complement an already existing garden tucked inside the school grounds. Geri Rubano, Para Supervisor, Helen Baller Elementary, Camas, developed the “Rain Water Collection System for School Gardens” to add the barrels to collect water from the school buildings to be used to water … Continue reading

Camas and Washougal District 2015-2016 Grant Recipients Announced!
Community Service / Fun-for-kids / Grants / Philanthropy

Camas and Washougal District 2015-2016 Grant Recipients Announced!

This year, the Garden Club began a new grant program available to all teachers and staff within the Camas and Washougal school districts. The grant program’s purpose is to promote knowledge and love of gardening as well as to encourage responsible stewardship of the environment among students. Gayle Cooper,  teacher at Skyridge Middle School.  The … Continue reading

Feb 24 – IPM: Integrated Pest Management – summary & pointers
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Feb 24 – IPM: Integrated Pest Management – summary & pointers

Please find a pointer to the a set of useful references given out by Cindy Withrow at the February 24, 2016 Garden Club’s presentation on IPM – Integrated Pest Management: IPM_Alternative _handout Also, a review of Cindy Withrow’s presentation is included below, thanks to L.F. for her notes! February 24 Guest Speaker was Cindy Withrow, … Continue reading