On Mother's day our church held our first annual Mother's Day Gardening event sponsored by our new Garden Club ministry. Below is an overview of all the fun activities and a few pictures of the fun.
Building an elevated garden bed (power tools included)
Kids craft (decorating a small flower pot)
Learning soil, irrigation and seeding techniques from Uncle Dan
Transplanting vegetable starts into larger pots/garden beds
Below: Uncle Dan gives his walk through of growing from seed, soil amendments, and irrigation tools.
Below: Many hands assembling the elevated garden bed with the guidance of Carol and Carrol Wheeler (in town to visit Jonathan and Matea)
Below: Uncle Dan prepares vegetable starts for transplanting exercise.
Below: Jeremy learning how to transplant starter plants from aunt Mary.