Construction crew

Nanaimo elementary school receives garden beds for food program.

  • Jun. 18, 2012 9:00 a.m.
Nick Fast helps four-year-old Kaleb Niamath use the power drill to screw a garden box together Saturday at Brechin Elementary School. Volunteers were busy creating eight new raised beds for the school thanks to a partnership with Nanaimo Foodshare. The vegetables grown in the beds will be used for the school’s breakfast and lunch programs.

Nick Fast helps four-year-old Kaleb Niamath use the power drill to screw a garden box together Saturday at Brechin Elementary School. Volunteers were busy creating eight new raised beds for the school thanks to a partnership with Nanaimo Foodshare. The vegetables grown in the beds will be used for the school’s breakfast and lunch programs.