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    Registration open for Spring Break and Summer Camps

    Spring Break and Summer Camp Programs at Common Threads Registrations and scholarship applications are now open! Sign up for our camp email list for any registration updates.   Our spring break & summer programs connect kids to healthy food in the garden, in the outdoor kitchen, and at the picnic table!  Common Threads’ Food Educators run […]

  • Recipe #4 from Winter Cooking: Three Sisters Stew

    Three Sisters Stew/Estofado de las tres hermanas Serves 4-5/Sirve 4-5 Ingredients ½  medium squash 1 14.5 oz can diced tomatoes ½  onion, diced 4 garlic cloves, minced ½ cup frozen corn ½ 14.5 oz can black or pinto beans, rinsed and drained ½ tsp cumin ½ tsp oregano 1 tsp salt ¼ tsp pepper 1 […]

  • A Winter Borscht Tale: “I just had to find out”

    Written by Lindsay Williams, one of our AmeriCorps Food Educators “Cabbage!”  “Carrots!” “Garlic!”  “Onion!” “Salt and pepper!”  “Olive oil!” “Lemon!” “Beets!” These were the sounds of students joyfully shouting out the ingredients of borscht pictured on a PowerPoint slide. As his classmates discussed which of these ingredients they had tried before, one fourth grader raised […]

  • 5th Annual Dirt Fest

    Come celebrate school gardens at Common Threads’ 5th annual Dirt Fest on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019. This year, join the Common Threads team for a community-wide garden party at Carl Cozier Elementary 2:30 – 4:30pm. All families from all schools are welcome. And this is a FREE event! Prepare and taste healthy snacks: Spring Rolls and Dirt […]

  • 2019-2020 AmeriCorps Food Educator and School Farmer positions now open!

    We are excited to announce that our AmeriCorps Food Educator and AmeriCorps School Farmer positions are now open! We’re recruiting a team of AmeriCorps members for a service term that runs from 9/1/2019 to 7/15/2020. For a second year Common Threads is partnering with other similar organizations across the state of Washington.  If you are interested […]


We Grow Good Eaters!  Common Threads connects kids to healthy food through hands on gardening and cooking programs

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