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Art of Food Drying, Storing, Saving, Scrapping, Oct 15, West End Community Centre 7 pm

Dear Community Garden Friends, If interested, please help to spread the word to anyone you think might benefit from this event, one of many going on citywide with the 2013 Sustenance Festival. Randy Helten, for West End Neighbourhood Food Network … Continue reading

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Garden Favourites, Specialty Bulbs, Garlic, and More at the 3rd Annual Treasured Bulb Sale this Saturday

On Saturday, September 14, 2013, the Treasured Bulb Sale at UBC Botanical Garden with offer a wide range of bulbs for sale, from garden favourites to specialty bulbs, as well as an expanded selection of garlic. Experts will be on-hand … Continue reading

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B.C. Council of Garden Clubs – Sept./Oct. Issue of ‘The Bulletin’

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Book: Kids that Grow Their Own Food

  Kids growing food for the family?  What a wonderful idea.  Ann Alma, best-selling author of seven books has just released a colourful book full of helpful text, photos, charts, bulletins, even some garden-related jokes.  Master gardener Brian Minter’s review … Continue reading

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UBC Botanical Gardens August Newsletter

Share This: In this issue Garden Feature: Flowering Shop in the Garden Workshops & Lectures Extreme Adaptations Tour Public Drop-in Tours FOGs: Recruiting Volunteers About the Garden Public Drop-In Tours A great introduction to what you can see here at … Continue reading

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Urban Horticulture Courses this Fall at Guelph

Sustainable Urban Agriculture and Horticulture Certificates July 9, 2013 Quick Links Visit the website www.UrbanHort.ca Register Now – online registration form Contact Us – email info@OpenEd.uoguelph.ca Join Our Mailing List! University of Guelph Open Learning and Educational Support Johnston Hall … Continue reading

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Spend quality family time at UBC Botanical Garden with our new programs

Share This: In this issue Horticulture Training Program Shop in the Garden Upcoming Courses & Lectures Extreme Adaptations Tour Garden Feature: Flowering Plants in the Summer Public Drop-in Tours About the Garden Wesbrook Village Message Public Drop-In Tours A great … Continue reading

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Summer Workshops 2013, Circle, Ecological Identity, Community Gardening…

Dear Community Friend, Here’s what’s happening this summer at The Bumblebee Circle in Chilliwack, B.C. – “An outdoor edible landscape and enchanting urban garden farm”. Including two Circle practice workshops (with an environmental twist), and a workshop for community gardeners … Continue reading

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B.C. Council of Garden Clubs – July/August Issue of ‘The Bulletin’

July/August Issue of ‘The Bulletin’

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“A Community of Gardeners” June News

A Community of Gardeners explores the vital role of seven community gardens in Washington, D.C. and shows how these green spaces are transforming people’s lives, their communities and their environment.  The film has been airing on public television stations nationwide … Continue reading

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