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    Spring Break Camp Registration is OPEN!

    Registration is now open for this year’s spring break camp, the week of April 2-6. Our outdoor camps connect kids to healthy food in the garden, in the outdoor kitchen, and at the picnic table! Our 2017-2018 Food Educator team will be leading the fun, searching for signs of spring! Thanks to our supporters, we offer need-based scholarships to […]

  • Local Farms Contribute to Classroom Cooking

    From November through March close to 6,000 kids in 273 classrooms across 21 Whatcom County Schools are cooking with Common Threads. The students–aged 5 through 14–get to peel, chop, grate, stir up, and savor a healthy meal cooked communally. While we source as much produce as possible from our partner school gardens, especially Whatcom Middle […]

  • Volunteer Opportunities!

    There are LOTS of ways to get involved in seed-to-table food education with Common Threads! Please take a look at the opportunities available. Email jessica@commonthreadsfarm.org with any interest, or complete our convenient new online form!   GARDEN _____ School Garden Lessons: Assist Common Threads’ Food Educators with school garden-based lessons. Includes experiential outdoor education and facilitating small groups of […]




At Common Threads, we grow good people, healthy food and strong communities through hands-on, seed-to-table educational experiences.