Congresswoman Kaptur to announce award to Toledo GROWs

Posted Oct 27th, 2010 by Melissa Shaner  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com



Friday, 3pm

Marcy Kaptur to announce U.S. Dept of Education award to Toledo GROWs to pilot outdoor classrooms at Toledo Public Schools for hands-on, science-based curriculum in urban settings

Congresswoman Kaptur will join officials from Toledo Botanical Garden (TBG) – Toledo GROWs, Toledo Public Schools, Veggie U and neighbors from One Village-United North to announce a $300,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to TBG-Toledo GROWs to create “The School Garden Learning Initiative” fostering a hands-on, science-based curriculum via outdoor classrooms to be used in urban areas, within the Toledo Public School district.

WHO: Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur

WHAT: US Dept. of Education Grant-award for Toledo GROWs

(TPS schools to enhance/create garden-based outdoor classrooms)

WHERE: Oneida Street Greenhouse, Oneida Street, Toledo

(Between Cherry & Lagrange St.; Behind Unison Behavioral Health)

WHEN: Friday, October 29, 2010, 3 pm

Melissa Shaner
Events & Marketing Manager
Toledo Botanical Garden
419.536.5588 p
419.536.5574 f

5403 Elmer Dr.
Toledo, OH 43615


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One Response to “Congresswoman Kaptur to announce award to Toledo GROWs”

  1. Melissa Shaner Says:

    Please note the correct date is Friday, October 29.

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