School or Community Site
Old Town Elementary School
576 Stillwater Ave
Old Town, Maine 04468
Vegetable and herb Garden, Flowers and ornamentals, Greenhouse or hoop house
When was your garden project started?
What type of facility hosts your garden?
What programs does your garden project include?
field trips, classroom activities, donation based weekly farm stand, holiday lights event, plant sale, costume fun run
Does your garden have a paid coordinator?
Who volunteers in your garden?
How is your garden project funded?
What community connections do you have?
partnerships with the University of Maine Forest and Rogers Farm
Who tends the garden when school’s out?
What are your future goals?
To make the garden more accessible for the whole community, expand the program to be a district wide cumulative program k-12, and grow specifically for the cafeteria and salad bar
What is your most significant need?