In Year One, Green Spiral Tours hosted:

8 Official Field Trips, encouraging 190 people to get outside and get connected




Field Trips Include: 

A Treasure Hunt in the Climatron

Adventure Playground and Sensory Garden visit

Strawberry Picking at Thies Farms

Farm Tour of the “Community Supported Gardens at LaVista”

Schoolyard Tour of Litzinger School on Lindbergh

Cultural Tour to explore our french heritage at Rue Lafayette

Goat milking and cheesemaking in Webster Groves

Adult hike to undisclosed location

Metro Journey to the Whispering Wall at Union Station

235 names on the email list

(You must be on the email list to get invited to the field trips)

(You can get on the email list by sending a note to

$215 Given to these non-profits

Community Supported Gardens at LaVista, a CSA now delivering vegetable shares

to Garden Heights Nursery in Richmond Heights

Operation Shower, hosting baby showers for mothers affiliated with the military

WTS – recycling computer waste and providing jobs

Supported these Entrepreneurs We Love: 

Newborn Family Coach

Big Bend Yoga Center

Lochhead Vanilla

Artist Carol Fleming

Thies Farms

Kakao Chocolate

Maude’s Market, a combined CSA in Dutchtown

Dr. Rachel Boehmer, Chiropractor & Nutritionist in Webster Groves

Bernard Chalet for rent at Innsbrook

Plowsharing Crafts, non-profit fair trade store in the Loop on Delmar

Folk School of Saint Louis

Franciscan Sisters for the Earth film series

Rue Lafayette cafe on Lafayette Square

Mad Tomato Italian Kitchen in Clayton

Merryl Winstein’s Cheesemaking Class in Webster Groves

Salute to these civic concerns: 

The City of Clayton


MetroLink of the Saint Louis region

Regional Arts Commission