“Every Child Outdoors” Youth Garden

We Want Kids to Eat their Veggies!

Founded in 2011 by the University of Tennessee Human Dimensions Research Lab, the “Every Child Outdoors” Youth Gardens’ mission is to promote and support opportunities that encourage children to experience the outdoors. Children learn about the environment and about growing fruits and vegetables in the garden, berry patch, and orchard through field trips, service projects, summer camp, and our weekly, April through October, Story Thyme program.  Teacher workshops and outreach at local schools are also available. Hands-on gardening activities and programs meet state curriculum standards.

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Join us for Story Thyme, Wednesdays 1030-1130, April through October: FREE to all KBGA Family Members, $5 per family per session for Non-Member registration.

Staff: Anna Reynolds- Education Coordinator (KBGA.education@gmail.com)

Thank you to our partners!


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We’d love to talk to you about scheduling your next educational experience!  Please fill out the form below, and we’ll be in touch:

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