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*Introduction to Organic Food Gardening

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*Introduction to Organic Food Gardening

Time: February 13, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Strathcona Community Centre
Street: 601 Keefer St.
City/Town: Vancouver
Phone: Registration/Information: 604.713.1838 or in person at Strathcona Community Centre. Please pre-register.
Event Neighbourhood and Type: strathcona, workshop, gardening, organic gardening
Organized By: Ross Moster, VV Neighbourhood Food Networks, Lauren Brown, Strathcona CC Food Security Program
Latest Activity: Feb 9, 2014

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Event Description

This course covers the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You’ll learn some simple techniques for starting plants indoors and in the garden, where to get supplies and how to do it all without the use of artificial additives. Instructor: Grant Watson.

Cost: $25.

50% Subsidies are available to low income residents of Vancouver with a Leisure Access Card. For details on how to apply, please contact Strathcona CC or visit http://vancouver.ca/parks/rec/lac/index.htm.

Part of VV's Winter Cultivating Food, Cultivating Community series at Strathcona Community Centre Feb-March 2014. Feb 6 workshop: Balcony and Container Gardening.

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