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Backyard Rainwater Harvesting

When:  Saturday, 24 May 2014 from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM Where: Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre 3663 Park Rd North Vancouver , BC V7J 3G3   The North Shore receives 2522mm (95inches) of rainfall on average each year! Let’s put some of that water to work when our summers become dry. Learn rainwater harvesting techniques […]


Compost Critters – Wildlife Week

Join the EGP’s Jason at this Wildlife Week session at the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre! Wednesday March 19, 10:30 am to 11:30 am Get your hands dirty!  Meet red wriggler worms and learn about how they can help make delicious compost for your backyard garden. All Wildlife Week events are by donation. Please come early […]

Workshop: Seed Starting

Sowing for Your Summer Veggie Garden, Saturday March 19, 1:30-3:00pm. Call 604-990-3755 to register – workshop costs $5 Join gardening expert Arzeena Hamir for an afternoon demystifying the process of growing your own plants from seed. Choose from flowers or vegetables and pot up some seeds to take home, grow on and plant out! Location […]

GardenSmart Workshop: Putting your Garden to Bed

Call 604-990-3755 to register for this Free workshop. Saturday, October 2, 2010 (1-2:30pm), John Braithwaite Community Centre, Anchor Room (West 1st Street, NV) You’ve harvested all your summer vegetables, and now it’s time to give your garden a good rest over the winter. In this workshop, led by Ryan Nassichuk, we’ll be learning how to […]

**DATE CHANGE** GardenSmart Workshop: Seed Saving

Getting Started in your backyard. Call 604-990-3755 to register for this Free workshop. Saturday, September 11 (NEW DATE), 2010 (1:00 to 2:30 pm), John Braithwaite Community Centre, Anchor Room (West 1st Street) Join Heather Johnstone, for an introduction to seed pollination, processing, saving and storage. Learn where to begin – you will leave with simple […]