My First Garden: Join a New Early Childhood Nutrition and STEM Collaborative (Poster Presentation)

Saturday, September 29, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Exhibit Halls AB (Connecticut Convention Center)
Session Leader:
Jennifer Jovanovic, Executive Director, GrowingGreat
Presenters:
Elisabeth Demke, Executive Director, Gateway to Science, Hardin Engelhardt, Education and Evaluation Specialist, Marbles Kids Museum, Jayne Griffin, Director of Education, Creative Discovery Museum, Traci Kallhoff, Education Manager, Exploration Place, The Sedgwick County Science and Discovery Center and Miriam Krause, Early Childhood Outreach Coordinator, Maryland Science Center

Science centers are reinventing early childhood STEM programs to address low-income families’ lack of access to fresh produce and green space. Preschool activities use STEM skills to study vegetables, eat your experiments, and much more! Join the My First Garden collaborative to begin or grow your garden or nutrition program.