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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 […]


Small Space Gardening: Growing Great Food in Containers

When:  Wednesday, 2 April 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM   Where: North Shore Neighbourhood House Inman Room 225 East 2nd Street, North Vancouver , BC V7L 1C4 Andrea Bellamy, author of Sugar Snaps & Strawberries: Simple Solutions for Creating Your Own Small-Space Edible Garden, will be leading this instructive and inspirational workshop on growing food […]