• Summer Garden Care Volunteer Sign Up

    Summer Garden Care Volunteer Sign Up

    Would you like to help care for one or more school gardens over the summer? The links here (below) will take you to a Sign Up Genius for each garden so you can sign up! Common Threads Americorps Food Educators will wrap up their service by contacting all Summer Garden Care Volunteers for site-based trainings […]

  • 4th Annual Dirt Fest

    4th Annual Dirt Fest

    Come celebrate school gardens at Common Threads’ 4th annual Dirt Fest on Wednesday, April 18th. This year, join the Common Threads team for a community-wide garden party at Parkview Elementary 2:30 – 4pm. All families from all schools are welcome. And this is a FREE event! PLUS, dine out at Goat Mountain Pizza on April 18th, 11am […]

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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 […]

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    2018-2019 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 9/1/2018 to 7/15/2019. Applicants can apply to one or both positions, depending on interest and experience. If you (or friends you know) are excited about helping […]




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