Village Vancouver

Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities

Event Details

Ladybug Lunch

Time: August 19, 2011 from 12pm to 1pm
Location: Bulkhead Urban Agriculture Lab, Olympic Village adjacent to Habitat Island
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: http://www.grow-urbanagricult…
Event Neighbourhood and Type: olympic, village, demonstration, free, to, the, public
Organized By: Holly Schmidt
Latest Activity: Aug 16, 2011

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Bring your lunch to the Bulkhead Lab and explore the macro world of our backyard ecosystems with Maria Keating. Learn about our pollinators, processors, native predators and companion planting, the natural approach to pest control for the home gardener.

 

About the Presenter:

 

Maria Keating, B.Sc.(agr.) from the University of Guelph, has been working with insects for the last 16 years. Primarily she works as a Biological Control Consultant for the greenhouse industry. Recently, she has diversified her teachings to gardeners of all kinds, as the “Bug Lady” for City Farmer, the non-profit organization that runs the Compost Hotline.

Comment Wall

Village engages individuals, neighbourhoods & organizations to take actions that build sustainable communities & have fun doing it. Join us!

Donate or Join VV Transition Society

Join VV Transition Society

Make a donation here or here:

Become a Monthly Donor here or here (click on desired option before hitting subscribe):

Buy Books -- Support Village Vancouver

Village earns 15% on your book purchases from New Society Publishers. Details here.

Latest Activity

Catherine Ostler is now a member of Village Vancouver
Feb 19
Profile IconShareen Pasco and Vanissar Tarakali joined Village Vancouver
Feb 1
Della Ratcliffe updated their profile
Jan 26
Village Vancouver's event was featured
Thumbnail

*SUNDAY: West End Urban Garden Club Holiday Celebration! at West End Community Center, Barclay Room

December 1, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm
Nov 30, 2019

Ongoing Activities

Interested in participating in a VV garden? Contact us at gardening@villagevancouver.ca.

Interested in getting involved or volunteering with Village Vancouver? check out http://www.villagevancouver.ca/page/volunteering-1.

Kits Village Recycling Depot (2nd or 3rd Thursdays Kits Community Centre)

Main St. Village monthly gatherings (1st Tuesdays Little Mountain Neighbourhood House)

Permaculture Vancouver Meetups (3rd Wednesdays VV McBride Park Fieldhouse)

West End Community Potluck/WE Urban Garden Club (3rd Sundays West End Community Centre)

© 2020   Created by Yael Stav.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service