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News // October 07, 2014

Olivewood Gardens: A Happy Healthy Harvest

There’s a lot to celebrate at Olivewood Gardens this Fall!  Join the Garden on Saturday October 25, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. to take part in fun harvest activities for the whole family, focused on health in National City. “A Happy Healthy Harvest” will promote healthy eating habits among Latino families through hands-on gardening and cooking activities, and nutrition education. Families are invited to visit the beautiful garden for a delicious event focused on nature and health. Healthy revisions of familiar recipes will be featured.  There will also be arts and crafts activities where children will use recycled materials in the gardening activities. Activities will be conducted in Spanish and English. These activities are best suited for elementary aged children. This interactive, fun-filled event will take place at 2525 N Ave. National City, CA 91950.

The event will mark the official designation of Olivewood Gardens as a Live Well San Diego community partner. They will also be celebrating Border Binational Health Week, promoting health and wellness to Latino families in and around the San Diego/Tijuana region.  Finally, this event will observe National Food Day. Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food. 

To learn more about Olivewood Gardens event, visit here or if you have questions, please call (619) 434-4281.