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Event Details

Let's Grow: Up!

Time: May 8, 2016 from 1pm to 3pm
Location: Gordon Neighbourhood House
Street: 1019 Broughton Street
City/Town: Vancouver
Phone: 604-683-2554
Event Neighbourhood and Type: west, end, workshop
Organized By: Susanna Millar
Latest Activity: May 7, 2016

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Event Description

Let’s Grow: Up! An Intro to Vertical Farming and Permaculture

Ever heard the word permaculture and thought ‘what!?’
Having a hard time envisioing the concept of a vertical garden?

Well, join us at GNH for a FREE community lead workshop where Instructor Kim Del Valle Garcia will hopes to demystify these concepts. The afternoon includes a hands-on garden build, with the goal of participants leaving feeling inspired to bridge the gap between natural and human ecosystems.

Topics include things like herb spirals, starting a food forest, and the principles of permaculture.

PLUS! We have snacks - everybody loves snacks!

*Wheelchair accessible location
*All-genders washroom available
*Vegetarian-friendly snacks served
*Please minimize use of scents

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