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GardenSmart Workshop – Maximize your Harvest: Backyard Veggie Production

When: Saturday, June 8th 10-11:30 am Cost: $8.25 Where: Board Room, North Shore Neighbourhood House (225 East 2nd Street, North Vancouver) Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 If you’re already growing veggies, and are looking for tips and tricks in boosting production and building your skills, join Vancouver Urban Farmer Emi Do, owner and lead farmer at Yummy […]

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GardenSmart Workshop – Patio Veggies: Growing Great food in Containers

When: Saturday, May 14 – 7:00pm-8:30pm Where: John Braithwaite Community Centre, Anchor Room Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 If you live in an apartment, or have limited garden space, join Heather Johnstone to learn the secrets of growing food in small spaces! The GardenSmart Workshop Series is jointly presented by the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre, the North […]

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GardenSmart Workshop – Aquaponics: Sustainable Fish From Your Own Backyard

When: Saturday, May 4 – 1:00pm-3:00pm Where: Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 A practical workshop on how to produce your own organic vegetables and fresh fish in one sustainable, closed-loop system – all in your own backyard. Observe a functioning aquaponics system right here on the north shore! Note that this is an […]

GardenSmart Workshop – Veggies 101: Planning Your First Vegetable Garden

When: Sunday, Apr 14 – 1:00pm-2:30pm Where: Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 Are you starting to grow your own food? Learn how to plan your first vegetable garden. The GardenSmart Workshop Series is jointly presented by the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre, the North Shore Edible Garden Project and the North Shore Recycling […]

GardenSmart Workshop – Seed Starting: Sowing for Your Summer Veggie Garden

When: Saturday, Apr 06 – 10:00am-11:30am Where: Loutet Farm Greenhouse Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 Join Loutet Farmer Gavin Wright for an afternoon demystifying the process of growing your own plants from seed. This is an outdoor Workshop. Please dress appropriately. The GardenSmart Workshop Series is jointly presented by the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre, the North Shore […]

GardenSmart Workshop – Veggies 101: Planning Your First Vegetable Garden

When: Wednesday, Apr 03- 7:00pm-8:30pm Where: Mollie Nye House Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 Are you starting to grow your own food? Learn how to plan your first vegetable garden. The GardenSmart Workshop Series is jointly presented by the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre, the North Shore Edible Garden Project and the North Shore Recycling Program.

Seedy Saturday 2013

download pdf of poster here 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 Seedy Saturday. Seedy Saturdays happen across the world, and this is the only event on the North Shore! Last year was a huge success with […]

GardenSmart Workshop: Backyard Seed Saving – Getting Started

When: Saturday, Mar 02- 1:30pm-3:00pm Where: John Braithwaite Community Centre Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 Join Heather Johnstone for an introduction to seed pollination, processing, saving and storage. Learn where to begin – you will leave with simple techniques and inspiration for planning what seed to save in your own backyard. This is an indoor workshop and […]

GardenSmart Workshop: Pruning 101 – Introduction to Backyard Fruit Tree Pruning

When: Sunday, Feb 17th- 10am-11:30am Where: Queen Mary Community Garden Cost: $8.25 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755 If you’re looking at your backyard fruit trees wondering how to help them thrive, join fruit tree expert David Tracey for this hands-on workshop. This is an outdoor workshop, please come dressed for the weather.

GardenSmart Workshop: Aquaponics 101

GardenSmart Workshop: Aquaponics When: Saturday, November 10th- 1pm-4pm Where: Anchor Room, John Braithwaite Community Centre Cost: $5 Registration Required, please phone: 604-990-3755   We’re hosting a very exciting Aquaponics workshop this Saturday November 10th, 1pm-4pm, with Ryan Dale. Ryan has been designing and installing aquaponics systems with Growing Power for the last three years. Aquaponics systems link growing vegetables with fish ponds […]