Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Beans, Basil, and Bees: A Family Gardening Workshop

Sunday, June 3, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Edlavitch DCJCC
1529 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Beans Basil Bees Kids Gardening

Want to learn about starting your very own container garden, dig in the dirt and learn about composting, and meet some urban beekeepers who are helping our city retain its native bee populations? Join us for this family-focused event with workshops run by Love and Carrots, Compost Cab and Capitol Bee Care. Enjoy garden-themed snacks and take home your own container garden starter kit!

This event is intended for children ages 3+.

Please note that this event will take place rain or shine.

If you have any questions contact Darya Watnick at

While online registration is now closed, walk-ins are welcome - come on by and join us! Tickets are just $15 per family.


Capitol Bee Care

Compost Cab Love and Carrots



This program is sponsored by the Gendler Grapevine Project:

Gendler Grapevine Logo

The Gendler Grapevine Project is a six-year initiative that promotes activities within the Jewish and interfaith communities that honor and support the values affirmed by Rabbi Everett Gendler. The Project facilitates the creation of effective, innovative, and replicable programs that celebrate the deep connections between Jewish traditions, social justice and the environment, helping others transform their words and ideas into activities that will make a difference not only in their own lives but also for those around them.

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