Past Events



Douglas Barnes, one of the members of our teaching team, will be giving a 2-day workshop in Tweed, ON.

Learn the water-harvesting techniques of permaculture with both theoretical and hands-on work Get design experience Participate in site assessment, and design layout and implementation Watch and learn about swale-making with dozers, and ripping for greater water... Read more

For the first time in Quebec, from July 5 to 7, in the Eastern Townships region

This 9th edition will be a wonderful opportunity to bring, in Quebec, beginners and experts from all over Northeast America interested in Permaculture, local resilience, alternative economy, eco-construction and food sovereignty… We need to create fair and sustainable alternatives for the present and the... Read more


Learn about eco-logical design principles for gardens, schools, farms, organisations, businesses & communities.

Join us for a slide presentation, activity and discussion.


Hosted by: Permaculture Institute of Eastern Ontario



Ce cours est offert par Wen Rolland.  Pour plus d’information sur le cours et son contenu, contactez Wen Rolland : (450) 508-1503 ou

Pour satisfaire la grande demande pour notre cours de conception d'une forêt nourricière, nous avons cédulé un autre weekend de cours les 1 et 2 juin! Cela nous permettra de garder le niveau de partage essentiel à un cours de... Read more


This workshop is hosted by Agape Gardens.  Please contact them directly for more info or to register.


A transformational Experience! COMMUNITY SUPPORTED EDUCATION is our commitment to you in delivering hands-on, practical workshops over the course of 6 months (May - October, 2013). What to expect? A group of like-minded... Read more


May 25 & 26
2 full days & 1 evening

Permaculture - the ethics, principles and design process - is based on living systems.  Permaculture draws upon both traditional and scientific knowledge.  It can be applied to physical systems (eg. farms, gardens, cities) and to social systems (eg. organisational flows, business models, school curricula) anywhere.  These courses... Read more



Douglas Barnes, one of the members of our teaching team, will be giving a 2-day workshop on Water-Harvesting Earthworks in Guelph on May 18 and 19. This workshop aims to give students a practical understanding of the water-harvesting earthworks techniques used in permaculture. A theoretical session will be taught in which a variety of approaches will be introduced,... Read more


This workshop is offered by The Living Centre.  For more information, please contact The Living Centre directly.

An experiential learning experience will reveal the nature of ecosystem architecture, social structure, and our interconnectedness.

Forest Gardening and Deep Ecology is a practice, yet it also... Read more

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Permaculture Ottawa joins with the Torbolton Institute, Canada Nutist, the Urban Agriforest Canada Project to present the Permaculture Ottawa Urban Treenuts Processing Workshop 2013, hosted by Friends of Torbolton Institute.

Show and tell about processing tree nut crops harvested from landscape... Read more

Join us for a day of learning and discovery inspired by permaculture, deep ecology and shamanic practice.


We’ll visit the garden and learn about:

soil-building sheet-mulching hugelkultur worm composting trees and soil basics of soil biology

We’ll practice:

grounding with our breath awareness through our five senses deep observation and deep listening nature... Read more