STAPLES -- Children are invited to participate in the Gardening with Friends kids' day Aug. 16 at the Living Legacy Gardens in Staples.
Gardening with Friends was designed to be a fun-filled, two-hour event intended to help educate children about soil, water, plants and insects.
The morning session from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. is for ages 5-8. The afternoon session from 1 to 3 p.m. is for ages 9-12.
Children will be able to participate in hands-on gardening activities geared to their age group.
Sponsors include the Staples Retired Educators Group, Staples Motley Community Education, Staples Motley FFA, area Master Gardeners and Living Legacy Gardens at Central Lakes College.
Registration fee is $5, payable by Aug. 8 at S-M Community Education, (218) 894-2497.
The Living Legacy Gardens of Central Lakes College are located at the Central Lakes Ag Center two miles north of Staples on County Road 30 and then west on County Road 2.
For more information, call (218) 894-5161.
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