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UPCOMING ACTIVITIES Fall 2017
Sat, Sep 23 1-3 pm Kimchi Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre Learn to make kimchi, a traditional fermented Korean side dish in this Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network workshop facilitated by Alyssa Kohlman from Fermentoring. Kimchi is probiotic, raw, and Paleo-friendly. You'll be fully active in creating the fermentation (wear clothes you don't mind preparing food in), and take home a jar customized to your level of spice-tolerance. (Vegan option available.) Bring any of the following that you're able to: cutting board, large knife, kitchen scissors, large bowl or tub, 500mL wide-mouth jar and lid.We'll have the community seed library present - pick up up some free seeds for your garden (or swap or donate some seeds). Registration required (by noon, Friday, September 22): #117433 online (https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver/Activity_Search/learn-to-make-kimchi/112456) or MOCC 604.257.8180 (press 1) or in person.
Thu, Oct 12 6-9 pm Introduction to Canning Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre Now's the perfect time to do dome canning! This three hour, hands on Marpole Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network workshop is suitable for beginners or those needing to refresh their canning skills. Instructor Caitlin Dorward will cover all the basics of boiling water bath canning with an emphasis on Fall flavours. All materials are provided; and participants will take home a jar of your own creation and a handout covering all material presented in the workshop. We'll have the community seed library present - pick up up some free seeds for your garden (or swap or donate some seeds). Registration required (by noon, Wednesday, October 11): #117458 online (https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver/Activity_Search/introduction-to-canning/112481) or MOCC 604.257.8180 (press 1) or in person.
Thu, Nov 22 7-8:30 pm Introduction to Organic Gardening (Free workshop) Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre Enjoy the taste of freshly grown veggies from your garden this coming spring! Marpole Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network presents a workshop with Rhiannon Johnson covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You’ll learn some simple techniques for starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. We'll have the community seed library present - pick up up some free seeds for your garden (or swap or donate some seeds). Registration required: #117469 online (https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver/Activity_Search/introduction-to-organic-gardening/112492) or MOCC 604.257.8180 (press 1) or in person.
Hi all,If you'd like to attend, please check the event post for details.Cheers, RossContinue
Marpole Place Neighbourhood House 8681 Hudson St. @ 71st Ave. (temporary location) VancouverMarpole Neighbourhood Food Network presents a workshop featuring the fermented superstars Sauerkraut,…Continue
We're pleased to present our Grow Your Own Food Course for the third season in a row. We spend beautiful Thursday evenings together talking about food, how to grow it, the ecosystems that support us…Continue