Learn about Calendula!

Learn about Calendula!

Introducing… Calendula! Calendula is a bright and sunny flowering herb that you can find popping up all over Bellingham. Growing calendula in your garden can attract beneficial insects like bees and lady bugs, and you can harvest and dry the flowers to make a homemade...
Interactive Compost Curriculum (3rd – 5th)

Interactive Compost Curriculum (3rd – 5th)

Learn about compost and worms with this Google slide presentation- designed for kids in grades 3-5! Make a copy and explore the wonders of how composting works and the benefits of worms, all at your child’s own pace. Click here to access the interactive power...
Eat the Rainbow!

Eat the Rainbow!

Common Threads grows fruits and vegetables of all different colors throughout the entire year! Adding a variety of fresh produce to our meals not only adds lots of colors that makes our food more fun to eat, but it also provides us with a variety of nutrients we need...
Learn about Worms

Learn about Worms

Learn about worms with Common Threads! Join food educators Ana + Dana as they lead you through two worm drawings, where kids can draw along! One drawing focuses on worm anatomy and the other on a worm’s ecosystem. All you’ll need for this activity are two...
Winter Food Box

Winter Food Box

Our  commitment to connecting kids with healthy food has never been stronger! Usually at this time of year, Common Threads Food Educators would be busy cooking with kids in classrooms at schools all across Whatcom County. Since we can’t do that right now, we hope...