Grow Your Own Food Cooking Demo and Seed Planting

Local organic farmer Tom Shepherd leads this Kids Club class.

When: Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Whole Foods Market, 3761 State St., Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: 3+

Categories: Kids & Teens


A fifth-generation Santa Barbara resident, Tom Shepherd began farming organically in the Santa Barbara area in 1973, spurred by a desire to grow healthy food for his community. Tom was one of the original salad mix producers in California.
Kids will learn how to grow their own food, how to plant lettuce seedlings, plus each participant will decorate and take home their very own pot.

Class space is limited so sign up today by emailing

Each class participant will be entered in a Prize Raffle for a chance to Win the children’s book, “A Handbook for Citizen Farmer’s” by Susan Levine and Tom Shepherd, one cotton reusable FEED bag, or Whole Foods gift card.

Phone: 805-837-6959

Event posted Jan. 4, 2013
Last updated Jan. 4, 2013


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