Fresh strawberries. Delicious burritos. Waves, redwoods and sunshine. Watsonville, California is located along the central coast of the state, about a mile from the sparkling Pacific Ocean, south of Santa Cruz and north of Monterey. The city has a strong community vibe rooted in the culture, hard wo...
There's still time to register for the Human Race coming up on May 13th! You can register now to walk or run, or just choose to donate to Life Lab as your organization of choice in support of this collaborative fundraising event!
Celebrate eating healthy food, face painting, preparing food, art projects, music, photo booths, roaming veggies, and prizes. Partnering with Life Lab to promote children's love of learning healthy food and nature through garden-based eduacation.
Tickets are $5, buffet lunch. At Charlie Hong Kong & online
Looking for something fun to do with your kids for Earth Day tomorrow? Join Life Lab at Charlie Hong Kong from 11-12:30 for their Kids Food Fest! Fun activities like face painting, preparing food, art projects, music, photo booth, roaming veggies, and prizes. Only $5! Get your tickets here: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2921661... See MoreSee Less
THANK YOU on behalf of Life Lab to everyone working together to ensure that all children learn to love and protect our planet. This is truly something to celebrate! ... See MoreSee Less
Great day at the State Capitol today seeing #SB424 pass at the Senate Education Committee hearing, 5-2! Thank you to our speakers who gave testimony in support: Senator Ben Allen, Karen Cowe (Ten Strands CEO), Juanita Chan (Science Lead at Rialto USD), Candice Dickens-Russell (TreePeople), Rebecca Vyduna (STEM office at San Mateo COE), and Bill Andrews. #EnviroLiteracy has never been more important for our CA students. Like if you agree!
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
Looking for summer camp for your kids? We still have a few slots open in our Garden Sprouts Day Camp for 4-6 year olds (and wait lists for our camps for older children). Doesn't get better than spending the day in the garden--register today! www.lifelab.org/camp... See MoreSee Less
We are looking forward to celebrating 50 years of the UCSC Farm and Garden this summer at UCSC with Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems ... See MoreSee Less
The Alan Chadwick Garden at UC Santa Cruz received a splendid gift for its 50th birthday this year — more than 5 feet of seasonal rainfall, courtesy of Mother Nature. The result has been an epic spring bloom, just as the university kicks off a yearlong celebration of the historic garden, the Agroeco...
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.