Basket Weaving with Invasives

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Come weave a simple basket with vines! Learn to make a simple basket with invasive plant species in this workshop for beginner weavers. Invasive plant species disrupt native ecosystems […]

FREE Online Workshop Composting Basics

  Learn to make your own backyard compost- a living soil amendment rich in nutrients and micro-organisms! What is the recipe for compost success? Why does composting and waste reduction […]

Mindful Nature Stitching

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Come stitch a textile nature collage using found bits from the garden. Explore using stitch, fabric and natural materials as mindful practice. In this class we will create small […]

Soil Amendments: What and When?

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Come learn what to add to my veggie garden soil, and when for optimal vegetable growth! With so many products to choose from, which amendments and fertilizers are the […]

FREE Workshop Advanced Composting

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Learn a breadth of advanced composting methods including hot composting, compost tea, and in-situ composting.

Growing Vegetables in Containers

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Grow your favourite veggies in containers – successfully! Growing veggies, flowers and fruits is not only for the garden - growing in containers can be an incredibly rewarding and […]

Citizen Science: An Intro to Inaturalist

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Join us for a discussion about citizen science and an introduction to the Inaturalist platform! Learn the basics of how to effectively use Inaturalist to not only identify organisms […]

FREE Workshop: Soil: Really Important Tiny Lives

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Learn the basics of soil biology and get familiar with the web of life beneath your feet! Soil supports plant life and it is vital to life on earth! […]

Indigenous Plant Walk

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Learn about native plants and their traditional uses. Join PEPAḴIYE in exploring the native plants that dwell here at the Compost Education Centre and learn about their traditional uses. […]

FREE In-person Workshop: Composting Basics

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, 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 […]

Winter Vegetable Growing

Compost Education Centre 1216 North Park Street, Victoria, BC

  Plan your garden so that you have veggies to harvest all winter long AND you get a big head start on spring abundance! Here in Victoria good planning makes […]