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Raising the 'Sustainability Flags' at the Sunflower+ Project
With the end of summer it's time to share memorable moments from the Old North St. Louis neighborhood and location of our first Sunflower+ Project. This includes a popular 'sustainability flags' project with the help of local school children.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: sunflower+ project, old north st. Louis, sunflowers, sustainability, green schools | View Count: (63)
Grab a Friend and Sign Up for an Upcoming Adult Class - Green up your Fall and Winter
From topics like Permaculture and Storm Water Solutions to Green Burial and DIY Personal Care Products we've got you covered for fall learning opportunities and field trips. Lots of NEW offerings to check out!
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| Categories: EarthWays Center Classes | Tags: adult classes, permaculture, macrame, no till gardening, sustainable learning, adult education | View Count: (163)
MSD Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program: 2018-19 Round Awards Announced!
Get an update on our exciting work with Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to offer the Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program currently operating in it's fourth round (2018-19) and positively impacting the environment.  
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, small grants, project clear, native plants, storm water | View Count: (83)
Volunteers Mark Five Years of Educating – Composting – Recycling at Garden Events
People love Garden festivals for multi-cultural food and fun. But what about big-crowd trash? Our Zero Waste Ambassadors transform it into compost, recycling and awareness!
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| Categories: Sustainability at the Garden, Volunteer Updates | Tags: zero waste, volunteers, green events, recycling, composting, missouri botanical garden | View Count: (51)
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EarthWays Center Welcomes New Team Member!

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EarthWays Center Welcomes New Team Member!
Recently we searched for a new Education Coordinator and we’re proud to introduce Maggie McCoy as part of the EarthWays Center team! Get to know her and the programs and projects she will assist with.
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| Categories: EarthWays Center This Season | Tags: education coordinator, earthways staff, maggie mccoy | View Count: (80)
Concord Trinity Lutheran Church’s Storm Drain Marking Campaign
Read to learn how the Concord Trinity United Methodist's Creation Care Team did their part to take care of our watershed, and find out how you can also contribute to this worthwhile effort!
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| Categories: Sustainable Solutions Highlights | Tags: storm drain marking, enviroscape, clean water education, teacher pd, concord trinity lutheran church | View Count: (57)
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Area Educators Learn to Weave Green Into Curriculum

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Area Educators Learn to Weave Green Into Curriculum
A recap of the past Sustainability Institute, where educators learned how to define sustainability for themselves and what it means for their students and community, including activities that took place, quotes, and speakers in attendance.
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| Categories: Sustainable Solutions Highlights | Tags: sustainability institute, SIE, educators, teacher pd | View Count: (66)
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