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Win 3 GardenSmart Workshop Admissions

Complete the GardenSmart Workshop Survey by midnight on Tuesday January 20th to win one of 3 GardenSmart Workshop Admissions! Please take our short survey to help us learn how to offer gardening workshops that will be useful to you and be entered into a draw to win one of three certificates to attend one of […]


Don’t Waste It – Just Eat It

How would you manage living in Vancouver for 6 months eating only food that is to be discarded or has passed its expiry date? This is the subject of the compelling multi-award winning documentary Just Eat It by engaging Vancouver filmmaking couple Grant Baldwin and Jen Rustemeyer.  Along with a chronological journey of their half […]

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Strange But Yummy: Cooking with Local Produce

When:  Saturday, 19 July 2014 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Where: John Braithwaite Community Centre 145 1st St W North Vancouver , BC V7M 1B1 Have you ever wandered the farmers’ market wondering, “what is that leafy vegetable?” Join nutritionist Vashti Verbowski to explore the mysteries of the farmers’ market and discover a whole […]

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Honey Beekeeping 101: Introduction to Backyard Beekeeping

When:  Saturday, 31 May 2014 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Where: Loutet Farm East 14th Street & Rufus Ave North Vancouver , BC  Interested in learning more about the fascinating world of a Honey Bee? Join local Master Beekeeper and TwoBees Apiary owner, Lianne Shyry, to delve into the basics of backyard beekeeping. In this workshop […]


Espalier Fruit Tree Workshop

Join us for a fun and informative workshop on espalier fruit trees. “Espalier”is a fancy term to describe the practice of pruning fruit trees to lay flat against a wall, fence, or trellis. It is a fantastic way to grow a fruit tree if you have limited space in an urban backyard or balcony. In […]


Multicultural Kitchen Garden Workshop

When: Thursday, April 17th, 12:00 – 1:30pm Where: North Shore Neighbourhood House, 225 east 2nd St. North Vancouver; Marcino Room Join us for some food and conversation! We are building a Multicultural Herb Garden at the Queen Mary Community Garden, and want to grow herbs and plants that are important to you and your culture. Come and let us know what […]