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2024 Workshops

Join one of our workshops to learn and gain practical skills.

Workshop fees are set by the workshop facilitators and registration is managed through their platforms.

 

A percentage of all workshop profits will be donated by the facilitators to the Rockland Community Garden.

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5 Essential Steps to Grow a Flourishing Kitchen Garden

Presented by My Nordic Garden. 

This workshop caters to individuals aiming to initiate a new kitchen garden or enhance their current one to foster abundant growth.

 

The session will delve into essential aspects for successfully creating an organic vegetable garden, tailored for various space sizes, including small, medium, and large areas.

 

Topics covered include selecting optimal locations and layouts, understanding soil conditions, identifying suitable water sources, and implementing season-specific planting strategies based on our local climate patterns.

 

You will receive an email with additional information the week before the event.

12:15pm-1:15pm

$10 registration fee.

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Make Seeded Paper

Presented by Social Harvest

Join us for an exhilarating Paper Making Workshop that promises to ignite your artistic spirit and leave you with a tangible masterpiece for you, your loved ones and the garden. 

 

Transform regular old refuse paper into stunning sheets of creativity while discovering the magic of recycling as we take you through the mesmerizing process of transforming recycled materials into beautiful, handmade paper.

 

We will be mixing different colors, and natural elements( seeds, petals, leaves, threads, etc.) to create your very own palette of possibilities, limited only by your imagination!

 

Bring home a handful of new creations to share with who you desire and once ready to dispose the garden will await,  a gift that keeps on giving.  

$11.98

Paint Cans

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Presented by Pleine Nature

A nature inspired, guided watercolour painting session with a serving of forest tea​ to warm your artistic soul.

https://pleinenature.ca/

11:30pm-12:15pm

$15 registration fee.

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Create a macrame plant hanger

Join Caryne from Burrowed by Caryne for a beginner macrame workshop! Learn the knitting basics and create a beautiful plant hanger for your indoor or outdoor space. 

 

Space is limited at 10 participants so register early.

 

Each participant will also take home a potted plant to fill their new plant hanger!

Click the registration link for registration details. 

10:30am-12:30pm

$40 registration fee.

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Burst out of the Frame Tulips

Presented by Wendo Van Essen 

You will be led by Wendo, an Out of the Box Fibre artist, to create a 5” x 7” field of tulips that will appear to jump out of the frame!

 

Supplies include: Fibre, a pattern, a background, a felting needle and a large piece of upholstery foam to work on.

1:00pm-4:00pm

$85 registration fee (plus optional $15 frame add on)

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