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Get set to garden with virtual workshops

Deep Roots is going virtual with a new, free workshop series to help gardeners with everything from basic spring planting to stress-relieving, garden meditations.

Each week during the duration of the coronavirus #StayHomeKC, Deep Roots will host 20-30 minute live webinars beginning at 4 p.m. (CDT) every Tuesday and Thursday. Garden experts will offer bite-size information […]

COVID-19 Angst: How to build resilience

For anyone experiencing anxiety over the COVID-19 pandemic, here’s a free, daily, online program that offers coping strategies and resiliency tools.

During April, Sami Aaron, founder of The Resilient Activist, will offer a daily, COVID-19: Building Resilience program from 7 – 8 p.m. (CDT) using an interactive format to discuss and practice ways to reduce anxiety, […]

Now, more than ever, it’s time to plant edibles

Spring is finally here, and while we all are social distancing and home schooling, it’s a great time to put seeds in the ground for a bounty of organic spring greens, radishes, peas and carrots.

Whether you’re a seasoned gardener, or thinking about starting your first lettuce bed, we have lots of resources to get you […]

Veggie plant sale offers “car hop” service

To keep customers and employees safe from coronavirus, the Kansas City Community Garden annual veggie plant sale will offer “car hop” pickup service.

While Kansas City is under a mandated, citywide “stay at home” order, residents are allowed to go out only for “essential” services. As a source of food, KCCG is allowed to continue with […]

Get a live look at zoo animals here

Want a live look at the penguins, giraffes and macaws, even though the Kansas City Zoo is closed? Here’s how you can still see what the animals are doing.

Watch live “Animal Cam” as penguins waddle around, dive underwater, get fed — and not have to worry about social distancing at the Helzberg Penguin Plaza. Plus, […]

March 24th, 2020|Animals, Birds, Education, Nature, Restorative, Wildlife|0 Comments