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GardenSmart Workshops

Seed Starting

Sunday, March 18. 1 pm to 2:30 pm

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Hosted at the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre

Learn how to start your garden indoors and get a head start on the growing season. This will be a combination lecture and hands-on style workshop where you will learn: what you'll need to start seeds indoors and where to get supplies, creative ways to create the appropriate light and temperature conditions for germination, ongoing care and troubleshooting issues with indoor seedlings, when to transition your plants outdoors and transplanting techniques.

Veggies 101

Saturday, April 7. 1 pm to 2:30 pm

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Hosted at the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre

Perhaps you are a brand new gardener, or you've been growing flowers for years and are excited to learn something new. In this workshop you will learn the basics of planning and planting a successful veggie garden. You will also learn about site selection, soil health basics, how to choose your crops, how to time your planting, watering, and harvesting.

Small Space Gardening

Saturday, May 5. 1 pm to 2:30 pm

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Hosted at the Lillooet Community Garden

Learn the basics of planning and planting a successful veggie garden in a small space, whether you have a small garden plot or just a tiny balcony. Get ideas for growing vertically, pest management, soil management and more!

A Walk In the Rainforest

The Edible Forest

Saturday, April 21. 1 pm to 3:00 pm

Cost: $8.75 per person. Registration is required. Phone 604-990-3755

What can you eat in the forest? Join us for a walk and talk about delicious trees, scrumptious shrubs, and bountiful berries.

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Volunteer Opportunities

School Program Volunteer

Ages 15 and up

Do you love learning outdoors? Join us to help students from preschool to grade twelve as they explore streams and forests and embark on field studies. Programs run on Monday to Friday mornings. Contact us to set up an interview.

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