Environment Events

Saturday, September 30th

Compost 101 Workshop

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Environment

Hosted at Compost Education Centre, Sept 9 & 30, 10am - 11:30am.  Do you have fruit flies, smells or questions regarding your composter? Are you interested in learning how to compost? Join Elaine Jansen, the Compost Diva, for this informative workshop on composting. Learn how to correct any...

Sunday, October 1st

Petting Farm, Farm Tours & Tractor Rides

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Petting Farm, Farm Tours & Tractor Rides: Happening every Sunday until Oct.  Tours times: 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm. Tours are first come, first served. Holly Hill Farm (near The Brick) **Please park within the farm gate in the designated parking area. Wear boots!**

Wednesday, October 4th

New Volunteer Day and Greenways Conservation Team Planting Workshop

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:45am | Community, Environment, Free, Talks & Workshops

A "special edition” of the Greenways Conservation Team for new and current volunteers. New volunteer info and registration at 9:45AM; workshop and Conservation Team 10-11:30. Educational component on how to prep for and plant native trees and shrubs, and ensure they get established. Then,...

Sunday, October 8th

Petting Farm, Farm Tours & Tractor Rides

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Petting Farm, Farm Tours & Tractor Rides: Happening every Sunday until Oct.  Tours times: 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm. Tours are first come, first served. Holly Hill Farm (near The Brick) **Please park within the farm gate in the designated parking area. Wear boots!**

Wednesday, October 18th

Greenways Conservation Team

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Environment, Free

You love Campbell River's natural spaces? We invite you to join our regular work-parties scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month, 10:00am-11:30am. Whether you can attend regularly or just once, everyone is welcome. Projects range from planting, removing invasive species, installing...

Saturday, October 21st

Repair Cafe

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Environment, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Don't toss it! Fix it! make broken or damaged items functional again and keep them out of the landfill. If you can carry it you can bring it. Bikes, jewelry, sewing machines, clothing for repair, household items, garden tools. Watch our Facebook page for updates https://www.facebook.com/...

Trail Drainage Workshop

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:00pm | Community, Education, Environment, Free

Join our Adopt-A-Trail volunteers to learn about trail drainage, and then put your new skills to work right away to improve the drainage of trails in the Beaver Lodge Forest Lands. Light refreshments will be provided. Exact location TBA. Current and new Adopt-A-Trail volunteers given priority for...

Monday, October 23rd

Greenways Movie Night

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:30pm | Arts, Community, Environment, Free, Talks & Workshops

Come out for a screening of the film “Fractured Land” (2015): A young Indigenous leader confronts the fractures in his community as he fights to reconcile traditional teachings with the law to protect the land. Film makers will be in attendance for a discussion after the screening. Light...

Wednesday, October 25th

Mason Bee Winter Care

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 6:30pm | Community, Education, Environment, Free, Talks & Workshops

You've raised Mason Bees but now what, Gordon Cyr will show you how to harvest, clean and store your bees for winter. Harvesting and cleaning are important if you want your bees in optimal condition for spring release. They work hard for you pollinating your fruit and berries so give them the care...