The Becker Green Classroom Volunteer Experience: First Time Garden Teacher

The Becker Green Classroom would not be possible without our volunteers. They teach the garden classes, water the gardens, plan events, maintain the house and sheds, sit on the steering committee and board, market our program, plan garden lessons, fundraise, write grants ... To help spotlight all the things volunteers help with we are starting … Continue reading The Becker Green Classroom Volunteer Experience: First Time Garden Teacher

Entry Mural Restoration Project

You may have noticed the mural above the front porch of the Green Classroom was missing for a while last spring. The mural was removed in late February with the intention to restore and replace in time to highlight at the Garden Gala & Make -O- Rama. All went according to plan until Mother Nature … Continue reading Entry Mural Restoration Project

4th Annual Garden Gala Sponsors

Despite the rain, we had a great turn out to the Garden Gala Friday night. Thank you to the following organizations for sponsoring this year's event. Fun Fact: All of this year's sponsoring organizations are owned by Becker families. MASTER BOBCAT GARDENER SPONSORS: $500 Bounce Marketing The Tomlinson Firm, PLLC GARDEN GREEN THUMB SPONSORs: $250  … Continue reading 4th Annual Garden Gala Sponsors

Crickets in the BGC kitchen

Crickets and worms were in the BGC classroom last Friday. However, it was not an infestation. Ms. Gil's Kinder class learned about sustainable protein alternatives and tried BBQ flavored crickets. Class volunteers report the crickets were a hit! Ms. Gil's Kindergarten March 2019