Friendship Garden

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Friendship Garden
Friendship Village School

PO Box 100, 23 School Street
Friendship, ME 04547


Tiare Messing

School Vegetable Garden, School Flower Garden

When was your garden project started?
Spring 2011

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Public School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers

Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers, School Staff, Students outside of school day

How is your garden project funded?
Grants, Donations

Who tends the garden when school's out?
Volunteer students/families, Me!

What are your future goals?
The gardens are intended to be used as part of the 4th, 5th, and 6th grade Science curriculum at Friendship Village School (currently 40 students total)
Our initial project includes;
repair of one 8”x4” raised bed
construction of 3 additional 8’x 4” raised beds
construction of one 8’x12’ raised bed
acquisition of seed starting materials for classroom use
acquisition of classroom set of gardening tools for student use

What is your most significant need?
We are just getting started. Enthusiastic helpers!