Classroom in Bloom is a non-profit organization in the Methow Valley that runs the garden located between the elementary school and Liberty Bell. Each week students visit the garden to learn about the life cycle, pick weeds, help compost, build relationships and harvest produce that students get to enjoy throughout the school year.
Methow Valley School District announces free “Summer Lunch Program.”
The district will be serving free lunches (sack lunch with milk) for children 18 years of age or younger at the Twisp City Park between 11:30 am – 12:30 pm. Classroom in Bloom and Red Shed Garden will be partnering with MVSD to provide fresh produce and berries as part of the lunch program.
If you have any questions about this program, please call (509) 996-9205
The United States Department of Agriculture has updated the non-discrimination statement associated with USDA-funded Child Nutrition Programs.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
“In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information OSPI Child Nutrition Services June 2022 (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 7202600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, Complaint-Form0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or