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July 24, 2011 from 12pm to 3pm – Bulkhead Urban Agriculture Lab, Olympic Village adjacent to Habitat Island Other Sight’s is pleased to present this workshop as part of the Grow project. Please join Duncan Martin and his chickens from Duncan's Backyard Henhouses for an afternoon at the Bulkhead Lab. Dunc… Organized by | Type: olympic, village, demonstration, free, to, the, public
July 28, 2011 at 12pm to October 16, 2011 at 5pm – Granville Island / Cambie St. Vancouver's Downtown Historic Railway will be rolling again this weekend. Come down to False Creek and experience a bit of "green" history. From the late 1800s 'till 1958, Vancouver had a fabulous… Organized by Peter Finch | Type: false, creek, ., open, to, public
August 19, 2011 from 12pm to 1pm – Bulkhead Urban Agriculture Lab, Olympic Village adjacent to Habitat Island 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 n… Organized by Holly Schmidt | Type: olympic, village, demonstration, free, to, the, public
November 12, 2011 from 1:30pm to 3pm – Meet at front doors Creekside Community Centre Other Sights is pleased to present the final walk for the Grow project. Please join Jason Packer, sustainability consultant with Recollective for a lively walk through the Olympic Village. Jason w… Organized by Holly Schmidt | Type: olympic, village, walking, tour, free, to, the, public
June 5, 2012 from 3pm to 8:30pm – Kitsilano - Vanier Park On June 5th, Venus will transit across the face of the Sun, something that won't happen again until December 2117. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transit_of_Venus for more info on the transit and i… Organized by Angela Squires | Type: astronomical, event, last, chance, to, see!
July 9, 2012 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm – Langara Community College, Room A229 An intensive half-day intro to Bioremedial practices. Learn about pragmatic arts-based practices of rehabbing damaged sites, wetlands, and waterways. Bioremedial Ecoart practice: IntroMonday July… Organized by Beth Carruthers (instructor) | Type: everywhere, you, want, to, revive, a, greener, city
April 12, 2014 from 11am to 5:30pm – Langara College, Vancouver Free Introduction to Permaculture : Delvin and Kym Chi April 12, 11 am - 5:30 pm : Langara College, Vancouver Come meet both the facilitators of the upcoming Langara Permaculture Design Certificate… Organized by Delvin Solkinson | Type: free, intro, to, permaculture, day
April 24, 2015 from 1pm to 4pm – Kits Community Centre intro to FOOD FORESTRY Cultivating healthy ecological and human communities <3 *All levels of knowledge welcome* April 24th, Friday 1-4pm Kits Community Centre 2690 Larch Street, Kitsilano, BC C… Organized by Kym Chi & Laura Walker | Type: kitsilano, intro, to, food, forestry
October 1, 2015 from 6pm to 10pm – Vogue Theatre BLUE DOT ECONOMICS Rethinking Economics for a Healthy Environment David Suzuki and Peter Victor in conversation with special guests October 1st 2015 7-10 pm Canada’s most trusted influencer, genetici… Organized by Canadian Society for Ecological Economics & David Suzuki Foundation | Type: join, the, conversation, about, what, ecological, economics, can, do, to, protect, people, and, places, we, love.
November 22, 2015 from 11am to 1pm – Hastings Community Center, Room 9 Hi everyone, you're invited to a fun and informative conversation about some of our most common autumn "weeds"! We'll go over what they offer and some of the ways you can incorporate them into your l… Organized by Monica Juhas of Garden Understories | Type: intro, to, urban, foraging, workshop