Sharing a meal, and so much more
Birch Lane fifth-graders Ryan Pfeifer and Cooper Christiansen tend their garden at FARM 2.6 as part of the Grow & Give project. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
Grow and give.
Sounds so simple. And for the most part, it is: Plant some vegetable seeds in a garden; harvest the produce a couple of months later; wash and chop, cook and serve.
But when the growers and chefs and servers are 30 fifth-graders from Birch Lane Elementary School and the recipients are senior residents of Eleanor Roosevelt Circle, there's a bit more involved.
It starts with Robyn Waxman ... Continue Reading