All the blog posts from 2016

Why We Do What We Do

Join the Grow La Crosse CIRCLE OF GIVING & make a tax deductible donation to Grow La Crosse today at! Our mission is: Connecting children to healthy food and nature Why We Do What We Do -…
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Join the Circle

As the snow is falling, we're planning for next year.  We plan to continue our programs from this year while adding a few more.  We invite you to join our Circle of Giving and help…
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Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday and our Annual Campaign starts today.  This year we are encouraging you to join our Circle of Giving. Tomatoes will be placed on our tomato plant canvases displayed in local elementary schools…
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Garden F.B.I.

Our third lesson this fall was about decomposers.  Decomposers help break down dead materials into nutrient-rich soil. Students acted as Garden FBI agents by finding fungus, bacteria and invertebrate in and around the garden. Fungus…
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Fall Cooking & Gardening

YMCA Cooking Class Grow La Crosse leads cooking classes for teens at the Teen Center at the YMCA.  Cooking seasonally has been a big focus of this class.  Program Director Josh uses vegetables when they are…
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Class This Saturday

Let your creative side soar! Josh Wolcott (M.F.A, M.Ed.) will break down the drawing and print making processes and show us that art can be done and enjoyed by all. We will draw inspiration from the…
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New School Garden

We're growing. Harry Spence Elementary School is the next location for a Grow La Crosse school garden.  Enthusiastic parents, community members, school staff and Grow La Crosse staff have been instrumental in the planning of the…
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Online Silent Auction

Online Silent Auction Kick-off is Today! We are doing something new this year. We are putting many of our favorite on an online silent auction.   START BIDDING NOW BIDS end Friday, September 23rd at 7:00PM. These…
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Fall Festival Ticket Winners

We've been at open houses, farmer's markets and events raffling off tickets to the Fall Festival. Congratulations to:  Connie Troyanek Sky Williams Mike Rudie Jessica Rowe Diane Wilson Amanda Manock   You are ticket winners.…
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