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*Building Self-Watering Planters. NEW WORKSHOP

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*Building Self-Watering Planters. NEW WORKSHOP

Time: November 6, 2011 from 10:30am to 12pm
Location: West End Community Centre, Bidwell Room
Street: 870 Denman St.
City/Town: Vancouver
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Phone: to register: online at, or in person, or by calling WE Community Centre (604-257-8333). 45409.401WE
Event Neighbourhood and Type: west end, workshop, food, gardening, growing food, food security, community resiliency
Organized By: Village Vancouver, West End Transition Village, West End Neighbourhood Food Network
Latest Activity: Nov 2, 2011

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Event Description

This workshop outlines required materials and demonstrates a step-by-step process of building
self-watering-planters. Learn the system of growing plants in an urban setting that reduces the amount of water and time required to care for your garden.

Presenters: Sonja Mulabdic and Viviana Flores, currently students of the BCIT Sustainable Resource Management Program, have a common passion for the environment, sustainability, and nature. They have both been
involved in various projects concerning food security, waste management and environmental


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