permaculture [pur-muk-kuhl-cher]: noun.
A system of design that seeks to mimic
the structure of ecosystems to create
resilient and regenerative gardens,
homes, farms, and communities.

 

2015 Workshops & Events

 

FORAGING WALK

WHEN: Monday July 20, 18:00 - 19:30
WHERE: The Coves. Meet in the parking lot of the German Canadian Club at 1 Cove Road. 
COST: Adults $20, Aged 11 - 18 $10, 10 and under free

 

CROCK PICKLES & BEANS

WHEN: Monday August 10, 19:00-21:00
WHERE: 12 Springbank Drive, London ON
COST: Adults $35, Under 18 $17.50
You must pre-register here.

Learn to prepare these two kitchen staples. Crunchy, delicious, sour... brined veggies. In this workshop Val will give up her secrets for making pickles like your Grandma and Grandpa used to!

This workshop is taught be Val Andrews, from The Harvest Pantry.

 

FORAGING WALK

WHEN: Tuesday August 18, 18:00 - 19:30
WHERE: TBD
COST: Adults $20, Aged 11 - 18 $10, 10 and under free

 

FERMENTED CONDIMENTS AND HOW TO USE THEM

WHEN: August 25th, 18:30-21:00
WHERE: 12 Springbank Drive, London ON
COST: Adult $45, Under 18 $22.50
You must pre-register here.

Take a deeper dive into the art of fermenting: Learn how to make more complex ferments, like chutney, salsa, ketchup and mayo...

The little taste bites will jazz up your kitchen repertoire and boost the flavor of your meals with all the 'good for you' benefits of fermented foods included. NomNom!

This workshop is taught by Val Andrew from The Harvest Pantry

 

FORAGING WALK

WHEN: Saturday September 19, 10:00 - 11:30
WHERE: TBD
COST: Adults $20, Aged 11 - 18 $10, 10 and under free

 

FORAGING / MEDICINAL WALK

WHEN: Sunday October 18, 14:00 - 15:30
WHERE: TBD
COST: Adults $20, Aged 11 - 18 $10, 10 and under free

 

*Host a workshop in your own home with at least 5 people registering and you attend for free! Scheduled at your convenience.

**Most workshops half price for your son or daughter (18 and under). Contact us to arrange if not listed as an option.

 

Past Events:

Forest Garden Convergence

Go Wild Grow Wild Expo!

Basic Fresh Cheese Making

Brewing Up A Storm: Healing and Nourishing Beverages

Breadmaking

Friendly Ferments: Intro to Cultured Food / Sauerkraut

Foraging Walks

Introduction to Food Forests

Permablitzes

Gathering on the Green (OSCO)

Forest Gardening Convergence (Carolinian Canada Forest Garden Guild)

Indigenous Food and Medicine Garden Awakening

Food Not Lawns London Canada – Mother's Day Plant Sale

All About Fruit Tree Guilds

Apple Tree Pruning

Building Native Pollinator Homes

Food Forest Site Preparation

Joel Salatin Live Webcast

Introduction to Permaculture, 1/2 day or full day

Cuban Agriculture in 2011 – A Slideshow of Post Oil Possibilities

Food Swaps

Seed Bombing

Talk “Permaculture, nourishing the earth back to health”

Movie Screening of Locavore - Local Diet, Healthy Planet

London Home and Garden Show

Civic Garden Complex Open House

Carolinian Food Forest Site Preparation

Talk “How to grow your own food without a vegetable patch”

Session for Permaculture Design Certificate “Urban Permaculture”

Building a Solar Dehydrator

Edible Garden Tour

Creative SPARK Conference at King's College

TVDSB Environmental Symposium