Kids and plants thrive with the help of West County DIGS, which supports school gardens in West Contra Costa County.

Kids and plants thrive with the help of West County DIGS, which supports school gardens in West Contra Costa County.

Calling local gardeners and garden enthusiasts! All are welcome to come attend the West County DIGS Annual Supply Giveaway in support of public school gardens. Twenty-five district schools receive seeds, trowels, watering cans, mulch, and other supplies. Community members are invited to share in the joyful spirit of the event, meet school gardeners and district garden support staff, and enjoy refreshments. West County DIGS’ support for school gardens includes curriculum development, training for garden educators, providing plant starts, and sharing resources.

West County DIGS Annual Supply Giveaway
Thursday March 10, 3:30–5:30pm
Madera Elementary Lower Yard
8500 Madera Dr, El Cerrito

Garden supplies available at the annual giveaway make it possible for kids and teachers to grow their own food.

Garden supplies available at the annual giveaway make it possible for kids and teachers to grow their own food.