The Troy Howard Middle School Project with Jon Thurston

Community Happenings
Mar 18, 2014
2:00 PM

Jon Thurston is the agriculture coordinator for RSU 20, with an extensive background in numerous agricultural areas. He will give a talk on the Troy Howard Middle School agricultural project, which integrates the school and its land with the community, while engaging alll students in a journey of discovery through gardening projects that achieve learning in Maine science, math, technology and social studies, produce nutritious food and pioneer action-research for sustainability. The talk is presented in the vestry of St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court St., Belfast and is free and open to the public. Please come at 1:45 p.m. to join the Club for refreshments from the hospitality committee!