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Got a kid who loves cooking? They're up for a treat! In this hands-on fun class, your kid will learn to make "Super Snacks" that are delicius, healthy and creative!

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September 25th, 10AM to 11AM

Cooking Class

Healthy Tapas Cooking Class

Join us for this hands-on cooking class and fun dance lesson. Wow your friends with new, tasty recipes! Make homemade sangria, prepare several different tapas recipes and take home some bounty from the garden.

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Saturday, October 14th 4PM-7PM

Thank You!

for making our

2017 Seedling Soirée

a success!

Pictures coming up soon
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We're excited to announce we have been awarded a grant from The San Diego Foundation to expand our Cooking for Salud program to reach the aging Filipino population!

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Happy News!

Olivewood Gardens featured in Azteca America

Thanks so much to Mission Federal Credit Union for sponsoring the ad, the Azteca crew for their awesome filming expertise, and Olivewood Kitchenistas Patty for being such an amazing advocate for Olivewood.

You can help us make a difference!

Your contribution supports healthy, empowered communities and our unique hands-on cooking, gardening, science lessons that engage children, parents, and families.

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The Kitchenistas of National City

Next Screening! The Kitchenistas of National City will be featured on March 29th at 5:30pm at UCSD. Get free tickets here: http://www.kitchenistasfilm.eventbrite.com/

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Field Trips: Monday-Wednesday, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. (for information about scheduling click here)

Public Tours: Tuesdays, 10 a.m. (for reservations, email Cristina)

Open House: Once a month, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. (More Info)



Passionate about garden-based nutrition education?  Come volunteer with Olivewood!  (More Info)


Specialty ProduceProduce Stand!

Nourish your body with local produce! For a donation, get produce from the garden during our Open House Days! (More Info)  

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Come see our organic garden and historic home during our monthly Open House. (More Info)