FREE In-person Workshop: Composting Basics

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

What is the recipe for compost success and why does composting matter? This workshop will explore the answers to these questions, and will offer instructions on what it takes to […]

Growing Practices for a Resilient Food Garden

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

    Come and explore how we can implement regenerative practices in our home gardens. Learn techniques for building healthy resilient gardens that can withstand drought and pest stresses through […]

Grow the Best Garden: 5-Part Workshop Series (Online)

    Join us for a series that explores a wide variety of incredibly important gardening topics, from planning and planting, to harvest and seed saving! Whether you're a novice […]

Grow the Best Garden: 5-Part Workshop Series (In Person)

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

    Join us for a series that explores a wide variety of incredibly important gardening topics, from planning and planting, to harvest and seed saving! Whether you're a novice […]

Converting a Lawn to a Native Plant Meadow

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  We will learn the importance of native plants with particular attention paid to their ability to restore and enhance habitat within the urban context. This talk will highlight ways […]

FREE Workshop Zero Waste Living

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  How can you reduce waste in all avenues of your life? Gain inspiration here! Ever dream of a life where you create no waste? With some thought and planning, […]

Winter Fruit Tree Pruning

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  Learn tips and tricks for maintaining and training fruit trees in the winter. Undercuts, espalier, UFO system, bevel cuts/flush cuts...what does it all mean...?! In this workshop we will […]

FREE Workshop: Worm Composting

  Learn how to set up and maintain a worm compost bin, sometimes called a vermicompost, and make high quality compost. Everything you need to know about starting up and […]

Grow Your Own Groceries

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  Want to skip the grocery store prices and instead go shopping in your yard or on your balcony? Come learn how to get started here! Want to grow your […]

An Introduction to Lichens

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  Come learn about the wonderful world of lichens! This workshop introduces participants to noticing, identifying, and understanding the amazing lichens that surround us in our urban and suburban ecosystems. […]

Bird Language Interpretation

Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary 3873 Swan Lake Rd, Victoria, BC

  What can we learn from birds? This workshop will feature a 15-minute talk introducing bird calls/songs, their seasonality, meaning, general tips for starting to ID them. This will be […]

Burning Herbs for Medicine & Magic

Compost Education Centre 1216 N Park St, Victoria, BC

  Learn how to burn + bundle your own herbs for use as incense. Come revel in older ways of being with local animist + herbalist Anna Jacquet! We will […]