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Garden Steward Sought

We are seeking a permanent three-quarter time employee to join our staff team as Westgarden Steward. The Westgarden Steward is responsible for caring for the Whidbey Institute’s Westgarden as a growing and community education space. The Westgarden, established in 1979, is a half-acre vegetable and medicinal herb garden on the Whidbey Institute grounds. The scope […]

Giving Tuesday

  Donate online       Master Gardener Mara Grey spends hundreds of hours each year on the stewardship of our Appletree Garden. Forester Robert Keeney provides time, tools, and skilled leadership for large-scale land care projects. Program Leaders Sayumi Irey and Gerry Ebalaroza-Tunnell serve as expert advisors on our Equity & Justice work. Fourth […]

Full Time Development Manager Sought

We are pleased to offer a full-time, permanent position for an experienced fundraiser. For details and application instructions, read our three-page online position description—and please share this opportunity within your network. Click the image below to view a PDF.

Grateful Hearts | October/November 2016 Newsletter

“If we surrendered to earth’s intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.”― Rainer Maria Rilke, Rilke’s Book of Hours: Love Poems to God Read on for these articles and more—Gala and Community Festival Photo Albums; A Fond Farewell to Jenna Barrett; Development Manager Sought; Thanking Garden Intern Anna Strick; Board Member Gabriel Shirley Completes […]

A Joyful Community | September 2016 Newsletter

“What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities . . . ”—Kurt Vonnegut This issue contains articles about program facilitator Craig Fleck, herbalist Kumudini Shoba, and new staff member Madisun Stern, plus information about our upcoming prize drawing, community festival, and […]