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How To Get Your Garden Tools in Shape for the Season!


Garden Tool Maintenance Workshop

Lawrence, our tool-sharpening guru, will help you get your garden tools in shape for gardening season and talk about how to care for them so they will last longer and work better. Read more

Indian Cuisine Workshop

Kamloops Immigrant Services and Kamloops Food Policy Council is hosting an Indian Cuisine Workshop on February 17!

This workshop is FREE and you will learn how to make an array of Indian dishes from scratch.

To register, contact Elizabeth Brown at communityconnection@kcris.ca or 778-470-6101 by February 16.

Zero Waste 3-in-1 Workshop

Making your own cleaning and beauty products is a great way to start reducing your ecological footprint. Sarah Fridriksson has been making her own natural products for over ten years and will teach how to make toilet bowl cleaner, body butter and beeswax food wrap.

February 4
$18
1 – 3 PM
Hosted on the North Shore

Complete details and registration can be found on Eventbrite.

Cuban Cuisine Workshop

Kamloops Immigrant Services and Kamloops Food Policy Council is hosting a Cuban Cuisine Workshop on February 3!

This workshop is FREE and you will learn how to make an array of Cuban dishes from scratch.

To register, contact Elizabeth Brown at communityconnection@kcris.ca or 778-470-6101 by January 28.

Filipino Cuisine Workshop

** This Workshop is FULL **

The first collaborative world cuisine workshop was such a success that Kamloops Immigrant Services and Kamloops Food Policy Council is hosting a Filipino Cuisine Workshop on January 24!

This workshop is FREE and you will learn how to make delectable Adobo and Pancit from scratch.

To register, contact Elizabeth Brown at communityconnection@kcris.ca or 778-470-6101.

Knife Sharpening Workshop

With new spaces opening up for this workshop, we are pleased to announce registration details for a Knife Sharpening Workshop with Lawrence Barichello.

January 20
2 – 4 PM
Mt Paul Community Food Centre

Bring a couple of knives to work on and a magnifying glass if you have one!

Register here.

Microgreens Workshop

Growing microgreens is a great way to get an extra boost of nutrition, add some homegrown pizzazz to your winter meals, and have fun watching things grow at the same time! Paul Denby, our local Farm to School microgreens expert, will show us his tried and true system on Sunday, January 28.

You can find out more or register here

 

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Mexican Cuisine Workshop

Join us for our first (of several) joint cooking workshop with Kamloops Immigrant Services!

There are still spaces available and the registration has been extended. Contact Elizabeth Brown to sign up: communityconnection@kcris.ca or 778-470-6101.

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May 1 Pesticide Free Orchard Workshop

Thispesticide free presentation focuses on the ingredients that create a healthy environment for a backyard orchard – soil management, water use, tree and small fruit nutrition and organic tree fruit management. Tamara will also discuss management of specific pathogens and pests of berry crops and tree fruits.

Check out the post for more details!

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City’s Open House, May 26 & 30

The next stage of the City’s Food and Urban Agriculture Plan will involve public input. Head out to one of the two events to make your voice heard! For more information, visit the city’s website.

Open House Information:

Tues May 26, 4:30pm to 7pm, Northills Mall

Sat May 30, 11am to 2pm, Interior Savings Centre – Parkside Lounge Read more