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Designing the Cafeteria Courtyard Space

4th grade students are using design thinking to find ways to better use the cafeteria space.  We first compared the central courtyard space to the lower cafeteria courtyard behind the fourth grade.   154 more words

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Copper Rain Chains in the Garden

Copper pieces used as art in the garden have a way of adding perpetual beauty to the surroundings. When new, the warmth exuded by this shiny penny colored surface offers a just the right contrast to green, which is usually the predominant shade in most gardens. 870 more words

Could Your Water Supply Be Cut off?

The loss of our water supply is not just a risk in dry areas where there is a very limited supply of water and water must be rationed during droughts (e.g., in California today). 559 more words

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Picture Post: one

As we near the end of week two of Sprout House kindergarten, it’s time for what I like to call a picture post. I’ve snapped a few photos of our visit to the rain garden, play time on the hill, beach and ocean dramatic play with the Rising Fives some of the kindergartners doing our classroom jobs. 78 more words

Plant List 4 Rain Garden

This plant list provides a good starting point to help you become familiar with some native plants that are good for rain gardens. This list is not a comprehensive planting guide, as the exact plants for each rain garden will vary depending on how much water the garden will hold, the exposure (sun or shade) and the soil conditions. 590 more words


Signage Completed at Morgantown Market Place

Main Street Morgantown is proud to announce that signage for the Morgantown Market Place WVU Healthcare Culinary Station  has been designed and installed. This is the latest addition to the Morgantown Market Place, following the dedication of the WVU Healthcare Culinary Station in May. 339 more words

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