CGC Project Listing

 

Current Projects

  • KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kids Camp

    Book now for CGC’s 2015 KinPark Kids Camp! Join us for another fun-filled summer where you can learn how to grow, cook, and eat fresh grown food, learn about bees, recycling, and the environment, play in the park, and make friends. More about KinPark K …

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  • Cowichan Agriculture Training Program

    Cowichan Agriculture Training (CAT) Program   CAT interns with Niki Strutynski at Tatlo Road Farm CAT is a pilot program which provides the opportunity to learn a wide spectrum of ecological agriculture skills and approaches. Over the course of on …

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    Cowichan Lake Community Garden

    Cowichan Lake Community Garden Background The Cowichan Green Community (CGC) was contracted by Island Health to design and build a community garden with volunteers in Lake Cowichan. The quarter acre garden is located in Centennial Park, on the Town of …

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  • Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories With funding from the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP), under Service Canada, the “Sharing Our Seed Stories” project was hosted by the Cowichan Green Community from March 2014 to March 2015.  Designed to document the his …

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    Community Urban Food Forest

    CGC’s Community Urban Food Forest   The Community Urban Food Forest is located just outside CGC’s offices at The Station, 360 Duncan St. The garden is full of beautiful edible and medicinal plants that were planted together to create an amazing, d …

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    Farmers’ Market Nutrition & Coupon Program

    Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program Increasing Local Access to Local Food Starting in 2013, the Cowichan Green Community (CGC) had the opportunity to team-up with the City Square Market Society to administer the Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Pr …

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    KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kids Camp Join us for a fun-filled summer where you can learn how to grow, cook, and eat fresh grown food, learn about bees, recycling, and the environment, play in the park, and make friends! The Details Who: Children Ages 6-12 What: Cowichan …

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Project News

  • KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kids Camp

    Book now for CGC’s 2015 KinPark Kids Camp! Join us for another fun-filled summer where you can learn how to grow, cook, and eat fresh grown food, learn about bees, recycling, and the environment, play in the park, and make friends. More about KinPark K …

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Upcoming Events

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      Work Party Tuesdays @ the Urban Food Forest

      Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - Wednesday, September 30, 2015
        We are looking for volunteers to join us for Work Party Tuesdays at CGC's Community Urban Food Forest. If you are new to food forests or gardening, this is a great opportunity to learn lots about plants and ecosystems! Over the winter-early...
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