Powderhorn Youth Famers and Project LEAD Staff paint the new shed at their Oakland Avenue farm.
Archive | July, 2011
When I was nine years old I spent my first summer at Lyndale Youth Farm. Now, ten years later, I have returned as an adult staff member. Though I am still really young, I almost feel like an old timer at Youth Farm. It’s a good feeling, though; it’s a comfortable feeling. My family had more »
Each Friday right before lunch a small group of LEAD staff perform a very special skit. The theme changes every week, but the basic idea stays the same: eating veggies is healthy for you and you can have fun while you do it! Rotten Idea Theatre was first developed a few years ago by Youth more »
It’s garden game time, the summer veggies are in at Powderhorn
It was wet today! Lyndale ran program despite having to be inside for at least 2 extra hours today, hiding out while a wicked storm passed outside. There’s nothing like being cooped up for a couple hours to get those creative juices moving! Our CHT Farm spent their hour together coming up with some very more »
This week one of Lyndale’s LEAD staff brought her camera along with her. This gallery captures some of the highlights of a day at Youth Farm, including harvesting for Buying Club, turning compost, and body painting in Adventure Club.
Here is a short video of a quite moment in N. Minneapolis at the new farmsite in Hawthorne at Nellie Stone Johnson school. 3 months in and it’s looking pretty nice. Stay tuned over the next few months as we work to get things up to speed. A big thanks to all the youth that more »