Lourdes Padgett


Lourdes Padgett
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Lourdes believes children will eat what they grow, and has helped bring children’s gardens into many school playgrounds. She believes gardening is therapeutic, and helps support gardeners' physical and mental well-being.

Originally from Honduras, Lourdes has been a Long Beach resident since 1984. An Early Childhood Educator, she has been a certified Los Angeles County Master gardener since 2015. Lourdes believes children will eat what they grow, and has helped bring children’s gardens into many school playgrounds. She believes gardening is therapeutic, and helps support gardeners' physical and mental well-being. She also enjoys crafting, mosaics, cooking, and good wine.