Day of Play at Olivewood Gardens Learning Center
First 5 San Diego was pleased to sponsor and participate in the Day of Play event on June 28, 2014. The event was hosted by the Olivewood Gardens Learning Center in National City, Calif. Families in attendance of this free event enjoyed hands-on cooking, gardening, and physical activities in a beautiful outdoor garden setting. Activities included recipe tastings, cooking demonstrations, crafts, face painting, and Zumba. Olivewood Gardens is a community and garden resource facility. Year-round, the gardens serve as an interactive, indoor-outdoor classroom for children and adults from around San Diego County. It provides science-based environmental education lessons, hands-on gardening, and hands-on cooking to students and families from underserved communities. For more information about Olivewood Gardens Learning Center, visit www.olivewoodgardens.org.