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*Introduction to Organic Gardening ($5 workshop)

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*Introduction to Organic Gardening ($5 workshop)

Time: April 24, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Marpole Oakridge Community Centre (Lower Lounge)
Street: 990 W 59th Avenue
City/Town: Vancouver
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Phone: Register by April 22nd: #154785 MOCC 604.257.8180 or in person, or using the Vancouver Recreation link below.
Event Neighbourhood and Type: marpole-oakridge, marpole oakridge neighbourhood food network, low-cost workshop, gardening, workshop, seeds, grow local
Organized By: Marpole Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network and Rhiannon Johnson
Latest Activity: Apr 20

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Event Description

Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network presents this workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You'll learn some simple techniques from Rhiannon Johnson for starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. Be rewarded with the taste of freshly grown veggies this season! We'll have the Community Seed Library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.

Cost: $5. Register by Sunday, April 22: #154785 MOCC 604.257.8180 or in person, or Vancouver Recreation (

This workshop is part of Village Vancouver's Building Community Food Security and Resilience Project. This project is made possible by the BC Ministry of Agriculture's Grow Local program. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Agriculture.

Village Vancouver and Marpole Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network ( are members of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks ( - check it out!

We acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the Xwméthkwyiem (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

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