30 educators from across the country shared the power of garden-based learning. Mindfulness in the garden, transplanting with kids, bed prep, and bringing learning to life in the garden were just a few of the topics covered over the two days. Our next workshop is on Outdoor Classroom and Garden Program Management July 27th. ... See MoreSee Less
Life Lab is partnering with PLAE kids shoes and their PLAE-it-forward community give back program. Check out the new styles available and use promo code GIVE210 during checkout and PLAE will donate 10% of your order value back to Life Lab!
We hope you'll join us on Sat., June 3rd for our annual Spring Benefit Brunch. RSVP today, only a few seats left! (Free to attend with opportunity to donate at the event). You don't want to miss this! ~ RSVP HERE: www.lifelab.org/brunch ~ ... See MoreSee Less
Hear about the power of garden-based learning during our short program, and enjoy a delicious, seasonal brunch created by local chefs. This is a free event, and we hope to inspire you to make a meaningful donation toward growing healthy, inspired children. www.lifelab.org/brunch
Next Thursday is Outdoor Classroom Day, and the organization sponsoring it reports that, as of now, over 1495 U.S. schools and 1511 Canada’s 1511 schools have committed. More school days outdoors is a good goal for every school. More info here: outdoorclassroomday.com/
Tomorrow is the day! The Human Race is one of the many ways you can support Life Lab in growing healthy, inspired children. Make a donation today (or register for the race!) at www.humanracesc.org/npo/life-lab or visit the registration booth starting at 8AM tomorrow at 2300 Delaware Ave. in Santa Cruz. You don't want to miss the fun! #humanracesc, #isupportlifelab ... See MoreSee Less
2017 Human Race Walkathon and Fun Run
May 13, 2017, 8:00am - May 13, 2017, 2:00pm
Human Race Santa Cruz
Come walk, run, skip, or roll with us at the 37th Annual Human Race Walkathon and Fun Run. Enjoy delicious food, music along the 5 mile course, a people's parade, costumes and family friendly activities at the Fairy Tale Themed Village after the race. All who donate $35 or more will also receive a Human Race T-shirt.
The Human Race is our community's largest giving campaign. This year, 130 Human Race teams are reaching out for your support. All you have to do to register is donate to your favorite cause then join the fun on race day. Our 2017 theme is FairyTales and all are welcome to join us in costume!
REGISTER ONLINE at www.humanracesc.org or on race day starting at 8AM.
The race begins at 9AM at 2300 Delaware Ave in Santa Cruz.
If you can't make it you can still grant a wish by making an online donation.
Volunteers Needed: Want to volunteer at the Race? We are still looking for a few more folks to make this day a success. please contact Odessa at email@example.com
Rachel PringleSenior Director of ProgramsEducation Outside
Life Lab has been the most innovative and relevant organization in this field. From providing the best curriculum to their cutting edge professional development, we have relied on Life Lab as our go to organization for support, ideas, and collaboration.
Erica CurryTraining and Professional Development ManagerFoodCorps
Life Lab provides truly inspiring training. Their breadth of experience, joy for teaching, and commitment to sharing knowledge highlight the best practices in food and garden education.
Sheila BrickenKindergarten TeacherSan Lorenzo Valley Elementary
Thank you for such a wonderful field trip experience! Your leaders did such a great job at keeping our kids engaged.
Tara NeierCamp ParentSummer camp mom
Terry had another awesome two weeks at Life Lab. I think he learns more there than in any other part of his year. School is great, but he’s passionate (and often dogmatic) about what he learns there.