Upcoming Events

 
  • Feb 242018

    2018 Element Eco-Design Permacultre Design Certificate Workshop

    • Feb 24, 2018 - May 7, 2018
    • Vernon
    • Element Eco-Design is excited to announce their 2018 Permaculture Design Certificate Workshop in Vernon, BC. Permaculture is a planet-first, ethical approach to finding simple solutions to some pretty major world problems. In this 6 weekend workshop we will be discussing food systems, organic gardening, farming, green home building, homesteading, sustainable [...]
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  • Mar 32018

    Composting 101-Basic composting skills workshop

    • Mar 3, 2018 -
    • Nanaimo
    • Composting Workshop March 3rd, 2018 10:00am-noon 3050 West Road, Nanaimo, BC Wish you were composting more but not sure where to start? Come to our workshop and discover how easy it really is. Jamie Wallace will take you through the process, step by step. Learn how to produce high quality, [...]
  • Mar 172018

    The Soil Food Web: Our Invisible Allies

    • Mar 17, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Cherry Tree Permaculture in partnership with the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen presents this workshop on the Soil Food Web. In this presentation, we will explore the amazing world of life beneath our feet. Explore strategies and techniques for working with and enhancing the Soil Food Web in our gardens [...]
  • Mar 172018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Mar 17, 2018 -
    • Madeira Park
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day in Pender Harbour at Iris Griffith Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques [...]
  • Mar 292018

    Transition Training; Launch Online

    • Mar 29, 2018 - May 17, 2018
    • Thursdays 2:00pm – 3:30pm EDT Live Online Training! Transition Launch is designed to provide you with everything you need to set-up and run a Transition or other community resilience-building initiative right where you live. Many of the skills of Transition are very ‘transferable’ to projects and businesses in a cooperative, [...]
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  • Apr 12018

    Super Soil: The Art and Science of Making Compost

    • Apr 1, 2018 - Jul 2, 2018
    • Making good compost can elude even the most seasoned gardeners and farmers. In this course, over 30 days follow along and build exceptional compost for exceptional soil.
  • Apr 22018

    Oregon State University's Online PDC

    • Apr 2, 2018 - Jun 11, 2018
    • The best online permaculture design course I've experienced. With a student to teacher ratio of 20:1 or less, plus the ability to connect with designers and students the world over, this is course not to be missed.
  • Apr 82018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Apr 8, 2018 -
    • Squamish
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
  • Apr 82018

    Regrarian Farm Planning ONLINE

    • Apr 8, 2018 - Jul 6, 2018
    • Learn how to design your own farm from some of the top designers in the world.
  • Apr 122018

    Permaculture Pilgrimage Media Eve

    • Apr 12, 2018 -
    • Roberts Creek
    • Planetary Permaculture Pilgrimage An evening event presented with Sunshine Coast in Transition April 12 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Share in a unique experience learning about permaculture design in a special presentation about three local peoples planetary permaculture pilgrimage to the UK and Greece to take advanced courses and visit [...]
  • Apr 142018

    Della Rice: Indigenous Plant Medicine: Wildcrafting

    • Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
    • Lake Cowichan
    • Join us for an intimate weekend of learnig plant medicine and making medicines with Cowichan healer, Della Rice Sylvester. Della (Rice) Sylvester is a First Nations' Medicine woman and healer, cultural keeper, singer, ethnobotonist, & workshop trainer of the Cowichan peoples on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. At an early age, [...]
  • Apr 142018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Apr 14, 2018 -
    • Bowen Island
    • Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food and medicine plants experience education share a potluck meal [...]
  • Apr 212018

    Invermere Verge Permaculture Design Course

    • Apr 21, 2018 - May 5, 2018
    • Invermere
    • With 72 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction, this course is the international standard for permaculture certification and is taught by award-winning engineer and ecologist, Rob Avis of Verge Permaculture. The Permaculture Design Course will provide you with the skills to design and implement living environments that are both sustainable and regenerative, in both rural and urban settings.
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  • May 12018

    Super Soil: Living Soil

    • May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018
    • Super Soil. It's possible to have better soil than you ever imagined. Yet it take a simple understanding that Super Soil requires living elements working together to build healthy soil, health plants, and health humans.
  • May 132018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • May 13, 2018 -
    • Roberts Creek
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
  • May 192018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • May 19, 2018 -
    • Burnaby
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
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  • Jun 102018

    Sunshine Coast Permaculture Design Program

    • Jun 10, 2018 - Sep 29, 2019
    • Roberts Creek
    • Gather together with like minded people to grow with plants and animals, gardens and farms to learn about how nature designs itself and how we can become sustainable designers ourselves. Together we will learn how to map and design our land and our lives, plan for emergency, grow organic food [...]
  • Jun 242018

    Permaculture Design Course - Linnea Farm, Cortez Island

    • Jun 24, 2018 - Jul 7, 2018
    • Mansons Landing
    • Creating Resilient Systems in the Face of Climate Chaos Permaculture Design begins and ends with profound observation of the natural world. It is all about turning problems into solutions! We are in a time of great transition and climate chaos – what an opportunity to ally ourselves with Nature and [...]
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  • Sep 152018

    Richard Walker: Food Forestry

    • Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018
    • Lake Cowichan
    • We are excited to invite Richard Walker to share his 25 years of experience as a food forester, landscape designer, herbalist and instructor. His experience includes starting one of Canada's first food forest In 1984. At hIs Dragon's Eye Nursery (Grand forks) he developed an incredible wealth of skill and [...]
  • Sep 152018

    Vancouver Permaculture Design Certification

    • Sep 15, 2018 - Oct 26, 2019
    • Burnaby
    • Gather together with like minded people to grow with plants and animals, gardens and farms to learn about how nature designs itself and how we can become sustainable designers ourselves. Together we will learn how to map and design our land and our lives, plan for emergency, grow organic food [...]