About the tour
On this tour, you’ll visit the Maplewood Richmond Heights school gardens, where elementary and middle school students learn about how food is grown and gain a sense of appreciation for the natural environment. A panel discussion with St. Louis leaders in local food sourcing will follow the tour.
Tour highlights: garden, youth education, farm-to-table, community development, local food
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Thursday, April 5th, 2018
Lunch will not be provided.
More about Maplewood Richmond Heights
Maplewood Richmond Heights is a public school system in St. Louis. Among the many services offered by MRH to its students is a Seed-to-Table program, a commitment to sourcing local, fresh produce for school lunches, a Chicken Project that engages students in caring for live animals and a bee project known as the “Blue Devil Bees.” You can learn more about these programs here.