How to Make a Community

How to Make a Community

by Katie Struth Summer/Fall Program Instructor The community aspect of the Youth Garden Project has been the most compelling of my time here in Moab. I’ve come to realize that while 20 years seems like a short time in the grand scheme of life, it’s been more than enough for YGP to have the astronomicalContinue Reading

The Most Important Things of All: Laughter by the Creek and a Ripe Peach

The Most Important Things of All: Laughter by the Creek and a Ripe Peach

 by Corinne Hoag 2016 Summer/Fall Program Instructor Intern Moab is impressive, high red rock walls, striking blue skies, and fiery hot summers. It is a harsh landscape and a harsh climate at times. But smudged between the towering unmovable rims, I found in the Youth Garden Project, and Moab, an embracing place for growth. I’veContinue Reading

Small in Size, but Big in Potential

Small in Size, but Big in Potential

by Amy Moscowitz, Spring/Summer Program Instructor, 2016 Sometimes, it’s really scary to feel small, and sometimes it’s really nice. Floating down the river between huge red rock cliffs, sitting on the ground looking up at a 7 foot sunflower, laying on your back taking in the immensity of a starry night sky, and even standingContinue Reading

Full Season Reflections

Full Season Reflections

by Naomi Stern, Full Season Program Instructor, 2015 “You want to move where?!” was the classic response when I would tell my friends, family, or coworkers that I was about to move to Utah. For many of them they could not imagine the appeal of uprooting my life in California, moving to the desert, orContinue Reading

Kids Love Gardening-Who Knew!

by Sarah Nechamen, Program Instructor, Summer/Fall 2015 Since I was 14 I’ve been involved in issues of local food and food justice, but I’d always been a bit wary of bringing kids into the mix. I knew that one of the best ways to change our food system was to start young, to teach kidsContinue Reading

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