Northaven gardeners enjoyed a field trip to the Center for Urban Horticulture. According to Interim Healthcare, gardening offers seniors mental, physical and health benefits. Read more here.
The Center for Urban Horticulture is part of the University of Washington Botanic Gardens. It includes a 16-acre landscaped site with buildings and gardens, and the 74-acre Union Bay Natural Area, which provides publicly accessible wildlife habitat (more than 200 bird species have been sighted there) and an outdoor laboratory for UW research.