School or Community Site
Chelsea Elementary School
566 Togus Road
Chelsea, Maine 04330
Vegetable and herb Garden, Flowers and ornamentals, Composting
When was your garden project started?
What type of facility hosts your garden?
What programs does your garden project include?
After school program, classroom connection
Does your garden have a paid coordinator?
Who volunteers in your garden?
After school program, staff, students, & community.
How is your garden project funded?
What community connections do you have?
Age Friendly Chelsea, UMaine Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program
Who tends the garden when school’s out?
Community partners, summer school.
What are your future goals?
We’d love to add an orchard.
What is your most significant need?
We’re hoping to add irrigation this year, but need to do some fundraising for materials.