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GardenSmart Workshop: Seed Starting

Seed Starting – Sowing for Your Summer Vegetable Garden Join gardening expert Arzeena Hamir for an afternoon demystifying the process of growing your own plants from seed. To register and pay call 604-990-3755. Admission is $5 and space is limited! When: Saturday, April 14th 10am-11:30am Where: John Braithwaite Community Centre, Anchor Room  

GardenSmart Workshop: Veggies 101

Veggies 101: Planning Your First Vegetable Garden. Saturday March 31st, 1-2:30pm, Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre. Call 604-990-3755 To Register – Workshop Costs $5 Are you inspired to plant your first vegetable garden this spring, but are not sure where to begin? Join Heather Neilson to get tips and tricks for starting your first garden. This […]

Permaculture Resources from Toby Hemenway’s Workshop

 After a fantastic workshop with Toby Hemenway, the workshop participants shared resources with each other. This is that list! Add to it via comments, and share with anyone you think would be interested.     Check out photos from the workshop and talk here!  CityRepair, Portland OR May 25-June 3 – CityRepair Village Building Convergence […]

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GardenSmart Workshop: Pollination Power

Pollination Power: Incorporate Orchard Mason Bees into your Garden. Saturday March 10th, 1-2:30pm, Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre. Call 604-990-3755 To Register – Workshop Costs $5 Join local bee guru Mike Nassichuk to learn all about mason bees, our gentle local pollinators! Learn how to create build an orchard mason bee house and support these gentle […]

Seedy Saturday

Seedy Saturday When: Saturday, March 3rd – 1:00-3:00pm Where: North Shore Neighbourhood House Gym, 225 East 2nd Street, North Vancouver Admission is by donation (suggested $1 – for cost recovery) Buy seeds, swap seeds, learn to save seeds from your own garden, and much more seedy goodness to come at the second annual North Shore […]

GardenSmart Workshop – Backyard Fruit Tree Pruning

Pruning 101 – Introduction to Backyard Fruit Tree Pruning, Saturday February 4th 10am-11:30. Call 604-990-3755 To Register – Workshop Costs $5 If you’re looking at your backyard fruit trees wondering how to help them thrive, join fruit tree expert David Tracey for this ever popular hands-on workshop. This session will help you get a handle […]

GardenSmart Workshop: Growing Great Garlic – Planting, harvesting, and more!

Growing Great Garlic: Planting, Harvesting and more! Call 604-990-3755 To Register – Workshop Costs $5 Fall is the ideal time to start your garlic for a summer harvest next year. Join Mike Nassichuk in exploring all the best ways to maximize your harvest, and grow excellent garlic. When: Saturday October 22nd, 1:00pm-2:30pm Location : John […]

Workshop: Learn to Make Plum Wine

You are invited to join us in making plum wine on Tuesday September 20th. This fun and interactive workshop will explain all the basics in homemade plum wine making, and you’ll go home with some. Even though the local plum harvest was not great this year, at least you’ll know what to do the next […]