Community Garden Takes Root at RMS
Rutland Middle School students and staff are starting a new project this spring with the assistance of various community groups. The project, the RMS-RIS Community Garden, will serve to provide hands-on learning opportunities with community service for the two schools. The project is getting assistance from all over, including the following groups and organizations:
RMS: Kristen Kirchoff and Sara Gregory
Rutland Area Farm and Food Link (RAFFL): Tara Kelly and Jon Place
Rutland City Public Schools: Mary Moran, John Rice, and Marty Irion.
Rutland High School: Tim Gilbert
Rutland Recreation Department: Cindy Wight and EJay Bishop
Stafford Tech Forestry: Mark Skakel
Sustainable Rutland: Carol Tashie and Jim Sabataso
Tapestry Program: Diana Pfenning
Community Members: Mayor Chris Louras and Judy Louras
Keep an eye on our website for more updates as we grow!