Robin is passionate about teaching kids how to plant, harvest, cook and eat good food. She creates basic recipes for children to make that connect cooking with garden lessons and outdoor activities. Children are nourished with every scent, texture, taste and lunch they make.






Kids Cook Classroom Spring 2018
In the Garden, Kitchen, Classroom and Around the Table

April 16th   Composting and Planting Potatoes         1st Grade

April 23rd  Trees, Plants and Vines in the Orchard Kindergarten and High-5           

April 30th    Three Sisters Garden, Medical Herbs  4th Grade

May 7th      Seeds, Plants and Transplants              5th Grade

May 14th    The Parts of the Plant We Eat                3rd Grade

May 21st     What a Plant Needs to Grow               2nd Grade


Summer Days in Loring Schoolyard Garden

Cooking and Gardening Workshops and Potluck Picnics
Sunday June 10th, 2018     Edible and Medicinal Herbs and Weeds

Sunday June 24th, 2018    Planting a Pollinator Garden

Sunday August 5th, 2018   Entomologist Bugs, Insects and Spiders!

  • 5:00 Cooking and Gardening Workshops

  • 6:00 Pot Luck Picnics

  • 7:00 Gardening and Games

All activities listed are held in the Loring Schoolyard Garden

Loring Community School
2600 44th Ave. North
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55412


Kids Cook Classroom Fall 2018
In the Garden, Kitchen, Classroom and Around the Table

 September 10th         Harvesting/Drying             3rd Grade   

September 17th         Preserving/ Pesto          4th Grade

September 24th       Three Sisters/ Salsa           2nd Grade

October 1st             Apple Day                          Kindergarten and High 5

October 8th             Harvest Festival                  5th Grade

October 15th            Seeds, Herbs and Spices   1st Grade

October 22nd          Garden Clean-up