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Community Seed Saving Workshop

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Community Seed Saving Workshop

Time: May 29, 2011 from 1pm to 4pm
Location: Strathcona Community Center
Street: 601 Keefer St
City/Town: Vancouver
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Event Neighbourhood and Type: all, neighbourhoods, workshop
Organized By: Cedar Cottage Seed Saving Collective
Latest Activity: Jun 1, 2011

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Event Description

Cedar Cottage Seed Saving Collective presents a Community Seed Saving Workshop!


Join us on Sunday 29th of May from 1pm to 4pm at the Strathcona Community Center to learn how to save your own seed this season and become involved in neighbourhood-based efforts to create local, living seedbanks.


We will be covering basic to intermediate seed saving techniques, including detailed infomation on 6 popular veggies, and hands on demonstrations.


Please register by 28th of May by emailing us:


Workshop limited to first 20 participants who register!


10$ by donation (no one turned away for lack of funds) includes the Five Levels of Seed Saving booklet for you to keep.


For more information on our collective and the workshop, visit our blog:


See you there!

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Comment by Cylia on June 1, 2011 at 8:55pm
17 participants attended which was wonderful.
Comment by Cylia on May 29, 2011 at 9:40pm

The workshop went very well today and another workshop will be held in the fall.  There were several Gaia College participants so that was fabulous.  Let us know if you're interested by contacting us at:  It will be different from today's workshop.

Comment by Ross Moster on May 24, 2011 at 10:22pm
That's great that you're able to offer the workshop for $10, especially as Five Levels of Seed Saving normally costs $6. The seed collective is doing vital work, and I hope a lot of people take advantage of this opportunity.
Comment by Cylia on May 20, 2011 at 7:52am
We are hoping to have 10 people pre-register, otherwise we may cancel.  Signup please. 

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