Leaf Printing in the Park

We will be working with our 2.5-5 yr old Sandpiper Program to make some leaf printing on fabric treated in soy milk. We will scour our park for fallen natural items; leaves, flowers etc and create a pattern on the fabric. Then a piece of paper will be placed on top and the children will […]

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Riley Park Community Garden Work Party & Composting Workshop

Please join us from 12 to 2 pm for our Riley Park Community Garden Work Party where we will be completing our orchard supports,, seeding the root vegetable plot and continuing to prepare the communal garden plots for planting. Our spring seed library is open. Everyone is welcome . Also, please join us at 1 […]

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Earth Fest 2019 – COME OUT – DIG IN

Celebrate Earth Fest Everett Crowely Park Saturday April 27th 11AM – 3PM Rewild Renew our Urban Forest Plant native flowering shrubs Create seed bombs for our bees and butterflies Enjoy Native Plant Nature walks Be a Community Steward supporting our parks and greenways Meet friends and neighbours, visit our Eco-partner exhibitors, enjoy music, crafts, art, […]

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Reading Writers Garden

Everyday is an outdoor day at University Hill Elementary School.  The Reading Writers Garden is a space tailored to quiet, contemplative time.  A space to read.  A space to write. A space to check out the birds and the magical tree.  The Bird Buddies will be inviting another class to visit the garden to have […]

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Tidal WAV- Saturday April 27

Tidal WAV Guests:
Gail Sparrow- Musqueam Elder
Stuart Mackinnon – Park Board Chair
Outward Bound
Junior Rangers
Musqueam story and games
Fresh Roots
November Project
Magee String Ensemble
Logo re Viene Sonando

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Mud Kitchen Madness

There are many examples of elaborate “Mud Kitchens” that grab the hearts and minds of early learners at recess and lunch.  Come and visit our not so elaborate “Mud Kitchen” in our outdoor learning area.  Students will gather in the “We Are One” stone circle and engage in loose parts play with stones, sticks, donated […]

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University Hill Elementary School BBQ

This event is spearheaded by Kate Foreman and the University Hill Elementary to celebrate Earth Day with the school community .  It is an invitation only event.  All food is pre-ordered and paid for prior to the BBQ.

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Free play in the garden

Children 3-4 years spend time in the vegetable garden pursuing their own curiosities alongside working adults. Materials include real tools scaled to children’s proportions (trowels, spades, buckets, wheelbarrows) as well as full-sized wheelbarrows, access to water, tree cookie rounds, and seeds. Children engaged in numerous, self-generated activities, including: gathering, observing and differentiating 6 creatures (worm, […]

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Outdoor Classroom & School Garden

At Homma we teach and learn outside everyday! Our daily learning is a closed event, but you can follow along with our wonders and explorations on social media at @roomtoplay.

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Big Help on the Fresh Roots Farm

Fresh Roots grows educational farms on school grounds—we LOVE outdoor education and run programs that catalyze healthy eating, ecological stewardship, and community celebration. Our programs include farm field trips for teachers and their classes that support the BC Curriculum, workshops, day camps, and youth empowerment programs. Join us at our Van Tech farm for a […]

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