Come enjoy a free, interactive gardening workshop! Learn the benefits and basics of gardening with young children.
- What plants have a short growing cycle and are easy to grow?
- What grows well in our Arizona environment?
- Are there plants that you should avoid?
- Need lessons that engage children in gardening?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 9:00-12:00 AM
The Garden Kitchen, 2205 S. 4th Avenue, South Tucson, 85713
THERE IS NO COST TO ATTEND, HOWEVER SEATING IS LIMITED; YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER WITH DIANE HIRATSUKA AT (520) 724-7856 AND HAVE YOUR REGISTRATION CONFIRMED BY DIANE TO HOLD YOUR SPOT.
Excessive use of electronic devices by children is detrimental to their health and well-being. A recent New York Times article “Screen Addiction is Taking its Toll on Children” generated over 600 comments and prompts parents to consider how to keep children moving and learning during the summer when it is hot. What do you suggest to families?
American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations:
National Institutes of Health recommendations: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/patientinstructions/000355.htm