September 19, 2022
Cognitive Impairment is a 'polite' term for a series of conditions that affect memory and cognitive ability as individuals age. Recent studies have reported that cases of cognitive decline have doubled since 2009.
September 6, 2022
August is the month for teachers' Professional Development Day at Round the Bend Farm in South Dartmouth. This year, Westport elementary school teachers joined in for the first time as the MI's Grow Education program continues to expand. In addition, the SFPC's Strategic Plan of Action comes into clearer view.
August 24, 2022
Weather and climate were a hot topic during recent Professional Development (PD) workshops that were held at Round the Bend Farm in South Dartmouth. On August 10th, we worked with an amazing group of teachers and administrators from Westport’s Elementary School.
August 24, 2022
A child entering into the world has so much to learn. Practical skills like reading, writing, spelling, computer technology, but they also have the task of finding their way in the world, their purpose.
July 19, 2022
As with every school garden, the summer brings less students and more sun! Over the years, local residents have become familiar with the gardens and know that they are welcome to harvest vegetables from the garden as they ripen.
July 18, 2022
On July 7, 2022, we held our SFPC quarterly meeting and the focus was Legislative Advocacy Training. Working with Rebecca Miller from the MA Food System Collaborative, participants learned how to become confident advocates for a healthy, inclusive, local food system.