Zoe-Blue Coates (she/her), Birder and Resilient Communities Enthusiast

If you’ve been by the Compost Education Centre, you’ve probably been warmly welcomed – and educated – by Zoe-Blue Coates....
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Composting is Key to Sustainable Urban Agriculture

My partner recently sent me this article, Urban agriculture’s carbon footprint can be worse than that of large farms, and...
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The Dr. Wriggles Annual Update

The Compost Education Centre connects with and positively impacts children and youth in our region. A recent study published by...
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Collaboration Spotlight: ReWood and the Compost Education Centre

ReWood is a volunteer-led social enterprise that aims to give old wood a second life by liberating lumber from building...
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Soaking Up Natural Dyes

In September, I attended a natural dyeing at the Yates Street Community Garden led by Angie Choly.   I attended...
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Upcoming Events

Victoria Seedy Sunday

February 25, 2024; 10:00am-2:00pm; Quadra Village Community Centre

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FREE Workshop: Worm Composting

March 2 · 10:00am-12:00pm · Online

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Grow Your Own Groceries

In-Person; February 2; 1-3pm

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Adult Education

We offer a broad range of workshops on composting, organic gardening, and sustainable living topics every year.

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Child & Youth Education

Looking for educational opportunities for children and youth? We offer a variety of programming available for schools, summer camps, private groups as well as parent-child workshops and online resources for home learners! Join us for interactive and exploratory learning about composting, worms, soil health and much more!

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