Beautification
Human Community and Human Condition
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

A few years ago at Noble Middle School, an outdoor classroom was built as part of an Eagle Scout's final project. The benches are arranged in a semicircle near a mature tree. Although it is a nice space, the benches have become weathered since they did not have any kind of finish on them. We decided by voting to make a garden around this space and to paint the benches to protect them from further deterioration....read more

How are you going to do it?

We started by brainstorming ideas that we felt would be interesting projects that would address specific needs of our local community. We had a lot of good ideas and really wanted to help out at the local animal shelter. At first, we thought we would visit a local shelter and volunteer. However, after researching that option, we realized it was not possible. So we took up our second favorite project idea, which was to improve the outdoor learning center at our school. We have benches there ...read more