Poet’s Hideaway

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Poet's Hideaway
Longfellow Elementary School

432 Stevens Ave.
Portland, ME 04103


Liz Meahle

School Vegetable Garden, School Flower Garden, Nature Education

When was your garden project started?

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Public School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers, Composting Bin, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Nature Study, Schoolyard Plantings/Greening Project

Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers, School Staff, Parents, Grandparents/Other Family Members, Students outside of school day, Family Members, Community Members

How is your garden project funded?
Budgeted School or Community Funds, Grants, Donations

What community connections do you have?
Nurseries, Health Food Store, Food Pantries

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