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 Local 301 Wed. Feb. 4

 Doin' it in The City: Urban Ag in YYC

7:30 to 9:30pm

at Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association

Featuring local farmers, gardeners, horticulturists and all those interested in urban agriculture related issues: any skill level is welcome and no prior knowledge is necessary..

For more information, call or email Kate at 403-283-0554 ext. 228 or kate [at]

Future 2015 dates:

March 4 - Food System Advocacy
April 1 - Food Skills & Storage
May 6 - Deconstructing Food Security

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 How to Start a Community Garden

Thursday Feb. 5

7:00 to 9:00pm

 Calgary Horticultural Society Office

208-50 Ave. S.W.

 $10 per person or $50 per Community Garden team.

Having a garden team present not only saves money but provides a greater learning experience for your whole team.

Join us for an informative evening with members of your community to find out how to start a Community Garden in your neighbourbood.

The presentation will cover essential topics, such as:

* Resources available from the City and the Calgary Horticultural Society

* First Steps, Timelines,

* Community Relations and Concerns

* The Garden Team

* Selecting the Garden Site & Design

* Construction Choices,

* Budget, Fundraising, and revenues

* Site preparation & the Garden build

….and more, followed by a question and answer period.

Sessions will be offered in all quadrants of the City throughout winter. Watch for further dates if you cannot attend this session.

Register on-line today!

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