UW Design Build Studio 2014 Creates Cookery

Students, faculty, friends and family joined staff yesterday in celebrating the opening InterIm CDA’s Danny Woo Community Garden’s Neighborhood Cookery.  Professor Steve Badanes, who has organized six student projects in the Garden, and Miriam Ghee, worked with Rachel Duthler and Tom Im and others, through the University of Washington’s School of Architecture’s Design Build Studio 2014 to create this new structure.  InterIm CDA is grateful to the City of Seattle’s Department of Neighborhood’s for major funding for this project.  Other contributions were received as well.  The staff look forward to using this new asset to teach classes involving growing, cooking and eating healthy food, particularly to children living in the International District.  Programs are also planned for youth and elders.