“Lettuce Turnip the Beet!” July 17-21 at Eastport Elementary School


Healthy Acadia, AmeriCorps Food Corps, FoodCorps Maine, Eastport Elementary School, and the USDA Summer Meals Program have partnered to offer “Lettuce Turnip the Beet!” The free summer day camp program will be held at Eastport Elementary School Monday, July 17 through Friday, July 21, 2017.  Participants will enjoy a week of summer gardening, cooking, farm field trips, bug exploration, veggie art projects, and other vegetable and nature-themed activities.  The program is geared toward children ages 8-16, but people of all ages are welcome to join in the fun. 

 There is no cost to attend “Lettuce Turnip the Beet” and lunch will be provided through the Summer Meals program, however, attendees will need to bring their own drinking water.

 For more information or to register, please contact Sam Cottone at Samantha.cottone@foodcorps.org or call/text her at 518-618-7737.