Events

Past Events

Saturday, July 23, 2016 Where: Perth Cost: FREE

Visit several vegetable gardens on this biking tour.  There will be a short tour (15-20 minutes) of Bonita & Sébastien's suburban permaculture site as part of the tour circuit in the afternoon.

Read more details about the event.  Hosted by Transition Perth.

 

May 26 to 29, 2016 Where: Manitoulin Island, ON 4 days of Anishnaabek skills & knowledge.

Preference will be given to Aboriginal participants.

4-days of Anishnaabek Knowledge: Foundation Teachings, including the 4 Axes: planting, building, harvesting & hunting Foraging traditional foods Traditional medicines & healing Manoomin (wild rice) Time in the bush And more...... Read more
May 14 to 29, 2016 Where: Manitoulin Island, ON 10-day Permaculture Design Course (PDC). Plus 4 days of Anishnaabek skills & knowledge.

Preference will be given to Aboriginal participants.

Do you want to learn: From Mother Earth, the plants & animals as the teachers? To grow food, while taking care of the water & soil? To create or rebuild healthier communities, forests... Read more
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

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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

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