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Inspiring our East Coast Community

Image of Nature's Gallery Court created by second graders at The Foote School for Columbus House in Connecticut.
Interpretation of Nature's Gallery Court by second graders at The Foote School in Connecticut whose work is now enlivening the hallways at Columbus House, a nearby homeless shelter.

We recently found out that a K-9 school in Connecticut — The Foote School — inspired by the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden's Nature's Gallery Court, created their own wall of regionally appropriate flowers from upcycled materials for Columbus House, a nearby homeless shelter. 

A huge thank you goes to those second graders and their teachers for leading this project and sharing it with us via social media! This is a bright spot we can all use right now. Kudos!