Events

Open Garden at Mansion Greens Community Garden

Dates: 
Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 11:00 to 14:00
Mansion Greens Community Garden will be hosting an "Open Garden" on Saturday, June 11 from 11am to 2pm. There will be mini-tours of the community garden as well as the 4,000 sqaure-foot Forest Garden. Visitors can help weed and plant. There will be free seedlings (donations welcome!) and light refreshments.

Making Veggies Fun with Krista Harrison

Dates: 
Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 11:00 to 13:00
The Multicultural Community gardens are hosting a series of workshops that anyone can join! The workshops are designed for budding chefs and gardeners to explore different dishes featuring local produce, while learning how to grow them. The aim is to enable access for people to sample creative and cultural cuisines. On July 16th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. join Krista Harrison, RHN, RRPr for Making Veggies Fun! This family friendly session welcomes caregivers to join with their 5 to 10 year old child to explore fun, delicious ways to prepare and enjoy veggies! 1 child per caregiver. Maximum 8...

Community Garden Council meeting

Dates: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
The Community Garden Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month except July and possibly December. It is an open meeting to the public - garden members are welcome to come and find out what is happening with community gardens throughout the Region of Waterloo. Meetings are held at 99 Regina St. S., Waterloo in the Public Health and Social Services building in room 308.

Vegetarian Curry Creations with Nesar Ahmed

Dates: 
Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 11:00 to 13:00
The Multicultural Community gardens are hosting a series of workshops that anyone can join! The workshops are designed for budding chefs and gardeners to explore different dishes featuring local produce, while learning how to grow them. The aim is to enable access for people to sample creative and cultural cuisines. On August 20th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. join Nesar Ahmed for Vegetarian Curry Creations! Indulge in the richness of curries and their complimentary side dishes. Maximum 12 participants. Location: St John's Lutheran Church, 22 Willow St. Waterloo. Cost: $20 per workshop. To register...

Community Gardens 101

Dates: 
Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 13:00 to 15:00
Meet members of the Queen Street Community Garden. Learn how to become part of a community garden or how to start one in your own community and then have a tour of the gardens at Joseph Schneider Haus and the community garden across the street. Adults $8.60 seniors $5:60

Seed Saving Workshop

Dates: 
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 13:00 to 15:00
Taarini Chopra from Seeds of Diversity will be at Little City Farm to lead this class! During this workshop we will learn all the steps of seed saving: from planning your planting and isolating varieties, to collecting seeds from plants in your garden, to cleaning and rogueing seeds, and storing your seeds to plant the next year. The workshop will be hands-on, and we will collect and clean seeds from a variety of garden vegetables, as well as tour the Little City Farm property to observe the diversity of vegetable, flower and herb seeds ready for harvest in the gardens. Where : Little City...

Community Garden Council Meeting

Dates: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
The Community Garden Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month except July and possibly December. It is an open meeting to the public - garden members are welcome to come and find out what is happening with community gardens throughout the Region of Waterloo. Meetings are held at 99 Regina St. S., Waterloo in the Public Health and Social Services building in room 308.

Community Garden Council Meeting

Dates: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
The Community Garden Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month except July and possibly December. It is an open meeting to the public - garden members are welcome to come and find out what is happening with community gardens throughout the Region of Waterloo. Meetings are held at 99 Regina St. S., Waterloo in the Public Health and Social Services building in room 308.

Harvest Celebration

Dates: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
You are invited to a Harvest Celebration for community gardens on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Maranatha Church, 94 Elgin St. South, Cambridge ON N1R 5G5. Refreshments will be served. Special guest will be Siobhan Bonisteel, from the Preston Community Garden, the Preston Towne Farmers' Market and the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank. We'll also review the past season, sharing helpful tips. Hope to see you there! Please RSVP to cambridgegivinggarden@gmail.com or 519-623-3788

Community Garden Council Meeting

Dates: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
The Community Garden Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month except July and possibly December. It is an open meeting to the public - garden members are welcome to come and find out what is happening with community gardens throughout the Region of Waterloo. Meetings are held at 99 Regina St. S., Waterloo in the Public Health and Social Services building in room 308.

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