Workshop – Planning and Planting Your Spring Garden (FREE for Seniors) at WECC, Thurs 22-Mar-2018

pexels-photo-533360.jpegTime: March 22, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: West End Community Center (Meeting Room 2)
Organized By: WE Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver

Event Description:
This Village Vancouver- WE Neighbourhood Food Network workshop with Rhiannon Johnson covers the basics of planning, preparing, and planting a bountiful Spring veggie garden, including simple techniques for starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. We’ll discuss annuals, biennials, and perennials, pollinator-friendly plants and gardens, companion planting, and permaculture. Includes a hands-on planting activity — you’ll take home a pot of planted seeds to help you get a head start on your garden this spring. Advance registration encouraged.

We’ll have the West End community seed library there – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds or plants.

Registration required: #147448 WECC 604.257.8333 or Spring Garden (, or in person. FREE for Seniors (50 and over).

This workshop is part of Village Vancouver’s Building Community Food Security and Resilience Project. This project is made possible by the BC Ministry of Agriculture’s Grow Local program. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Agriculture.

Village Vancouver and West End Neighbourhood Food Network are members of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks ( — check it out!.


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