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*Milk and Water Kefir (low cost workshop; FREE for seniors)

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*Milk and Water Kefir (low cost workshop; FREE for seniors)

Time: September 22, 2017 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Location: Strathcona Park Field House
Street: 857 Malkin Ave. The fieldhouse is in the only building in Strathcona Park. It's located across the street from Discovery Organics, just N of Chess, 150 ft E of Hawks, close to the W entrance to Cottonwood Community Garden, the tennis courts and restrooms.
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: http://www.villagevancouver.c…
Phone: Register here or with
Event Neighbourhood and Type: strathcona, workshop, water kefir, milk kefir, eldergreens, fieldhouse
Organized By: VV ElderGreens and Alyssa Kohlman (Fermentoring)
Latest Activity: Sep 21, 2017

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Event Description

In this Village Vancouver ElderGreens workshop with Alyssa Kohlman, you'll learn how to culture your own fermented tonic milk kefir (a sour yogurt-like beverage), followed by water kefir (a home-made fruit "soda pop"). You'll get to sample finished product, and receive printed instructions for both milk and water kefir on how to make them at home.

We'll have the fieldhouse community seed library present - you can get some free seeds for your garden or swap or donate some seeds.

Registration required. Limited space. (Walk-ins OK if room.) $0-10 suggested donation, Free for Seniors (50 and over). Milk and Water kefir grains optionally available for $5 each. Register here ( or to

Our healthy, local food residency at the Strathcona Park Field House offers a variety of affordable food and community based programming at the fieldhouse, Strathcona Community Centre, and elsewhere.

Organized and led by seniors, VV ElderGreens brings seniors, youth and others together to share food & gardening skills and wisdom through workshops and other activities. All ages welcome, please contact us if you're interested in getting involved.

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