Category Archives: Western Addition Beacon

Thanksgiving with the Community

November 23rd, 2014

On Saturday, November 22, 2014 the Western Addition Beacon Center at John Muir Elementary School hosted the 11th Annual Giving Voice to the Season Thanksgiving Luncheon. CommunityGrows staff Adrian Almquist and Barbara Wenger joined three of our BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) to volunteer at the event. Other volunteers included teens from … Continue reading Thanksgiving with the Community

Tags: , John Muir Elementary School, Thanksgiving, Western Addition Beacon

Studying Watersheds in the Gulch

July 20th, 2014

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 CommunityGrows staff took two summer partner groups to Green Gulch Farm. The Western Addition Beacon and the Buchanan YMCA. Our BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) joined them for a day in the country. While the two partner groups got a great tour of the farm, fields, composts … Continue reading Studying Watersheds in the Gulch

Tags: , Buchanan YMCA, Farms, Field Trip, Green Gulch Farm, Summer Science, Western Addition Beacon