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General News · 27th October 2020
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
Field Trips, Friday in the Fall of 2020
All by donation (suggested $5 to $20). Locations vary. See details below. OR visit Reserve your spot at

Friday November 6
1 to 4 p.m. …
Learn to Make BioChar

Bio Char is amazing. You will learn more about how to make & use this incredible substance for better soil, odour-free compost, cleaner air, & more
Meet 1642 Carrington Bay Rd.
Suggested donation $10-25

Friday November 13
3 to 5 p.m. …
Getting Knotty with Michael Moore
Getting hung up over basic knots? Learn knots for everyday use and for the beginning (and more advanced) boater.
Location TBD.
Suggested donation $5

Past Field Trips:
Friday October 23rd, 3 to 5 p.m.
Mushroom Hunting with A. Mahon. Find & identify edible mushrooms. We will walk in the southern Cortes area and learn to identify and locate these mysterious and magical wonders.
Meet at Manson’s Hall parking lot near the radio station. $5 suggested donation to Folk U.

Friday October 30th,
1 to 4 p.m. …
Permaculture 101

Join Permaculture & Soil enthusiast Whitney Vanderleest to learn how to prepare your garden for the winter, make soil from materials in your yard, better maintain compost, and create your own hugel-kultur. There will be bio-char and other garden goods for sale. $10-25 suggested donation.
Meet 1642 Carrington Bay Rd.