Events

Past Events

April 30 to May 1, 2016 Where: Perth, ON Are you: Seeking an engaging learning experience and practical knowledge to apply to your land, work, community and life? Interested in growing food, taking care of the water and soil, sustaining your livelihood, building community, and deepening your relationship with Mother Earth? Wanting real-life examples of what is possible in a cold climate, in rural... Read more
5 weekends in 2016:

April 30-May 1 (Perth); August 6-7 (Perth); September 17-18 (Ottawa); October 22-23 (Ottawa); November 5-6 (Ottawa)

Are you: Seeking an engaging learning experience and practical knowledge to apply to your land, work, community and life? Interested in growing food, taking care of the water and soil, sustaining your livelihood, building community, and deepening your... Read more

April 8 to April 10, 2016

Where: Deerhurst Resort - Huntsville, ON

At the Canadian Master Gardener Conference

 

Designing Ecological Gardens

Practical tools and strategies from permaculture -- Workshop

Friday, April 8, 1:00-3:00pm

Bonita will describe design tools and strategies from permaculture for your own garden and for clients. She will... Read more

March 31 to April 1, 2016

Where: Harvard - Cambridge, Massachusetts

WORKSHOP: Lessons from Indigenous Knowledge & Permaculture: Planting, Building, Harvesting & Hunting

At The Spirit of Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Indigenous knowledge and permaculture are mutually reinforcing. They are rooted in the preservation of the Earth and humanity; they offer a... Read more

March 14, 2016 - 7:30pm
Where: Port Hope, ON
Hosted by Northumberland Master Gardeners

Flowers, Food, Pollinators, Perennials & Soil: Permaculture in the Garden

Are you interested in creating greater harmony and doing less work in your gardens? In addition to flowers and beauty, are you curious about including edible and medicinal plants, attracting pollinators, building... Read more

March 6, 2016 - 1pm
Where: Perth Legion, 26 Beckwith St E.
Cost: FREE!

1pm - Edible Forest Gardens Talk: Gardening Like Nature with Permaculture

Interested in growing more of your own food and doing less work, while taking care of the soil and water, creating natural spaces for the animals and supporting healthier ecosystems? In permaculture (ecological design), we aim to... Read more

Sunday, November 15, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

   OR

Monday, December 7, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

Workshop Fee: $100 (includes lunch and digital materials on workshop content)

Where: Circle Organic Farm Community Farm, Millbrook, ON

The workshop will cover theoretical material explaining the design process, water harvesting approaches applicable in Ontario, as... Read more

Sunday, November 15, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

   OR

Monday, December 7, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

Workshop Fee: $100 (includes lunch and digital materials on workshop content)

Where: Circle Organic Farm Community Farm, Millbrook, ON

The workshop will cover theoretical material explaining the design process, water harvesting approaches applicable in Ontario, as... Read more

Learn how to (re)design your life and small business to meet your goals and be more harmonious and efficient.

Are you interested in applying eco-logical design to your life and/or small business?

 

Topics:

thinking like nature; permaculture design principles (work with nature, start small and slow, emphasise multiple functions, create redundancy, promote... Read more
When: October 25, 2015

 

RESERVE TICKETS NOW:  https://pc-debaj2015.eventbrite.ca

CARPOOLING/RIDESHARING: To offer or look for a ride, use this Google Doc.
 

PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS Permaculture Principles and Aboriginal Traditional Teachings

with Bonita Ford, David (Sunny) Osawabine, Ashley Manitowabi and Sébastien Bacharach
Why are... Read more

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