About Elizabeth

I am the Food Corps member serving Postville, Valley and Oelwein. As a FoodCorps service member, I hope to make connections with my students by helping schools create healthier environments for kids to learn and play.

A Fruit is a Suitcase for Seeds!

Rainy days have kept the Oelwein Garden Club kids out of the garden all week!  But we’re not letting that get us down.  Just because it’s raining outside doesn’t mean we can’t be learning inside.  Tuesday morning found garden club members intently designing their own plants.  After reading Jean Richards’ A Fruit is a Suitcase for Seeds, this group of future first graders knows all about how seeds trick nature into doing the work of planting. Continue reading

Postville Spring Fling 2013

Greeting the Warm Temperatures with a Renewed Commitment to Active Living and Healthy Eating

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King of the Wormy-Worms

When you were young you were the King of Wormy-Worms…


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