HOUSE PLANT SALE

 

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Come check out our annual house plant sale on October 11th hosted at the greenhouse! We will be selling a variety of house plant species so get there early to make sure you grab your favorites! Some of the plant types we are offering will be:

Cuban Oregano

Lemon Geranium

Kalanchoe (Mother-of-thousands)

Chlorophytum (Spider plant)

Sansevieria (Snakeskin plant)

Sansevieria Cylindrica (cylindrical snake plant)

Prickly pear cactus

Jade plant & other succulents

Baby’s tears

Crown of thorns cactus

Arrowleaf philodendon

Fiddleleaf fig

Lemon tree seedlings

Moses in the cradle (tradescantia spathacea)

Purple heart

Aloe plant

Monstera

Banana bush

…and many more!

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Volunteer Sessions are BACK!

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Whether you’ve got years of experience under your belt or are simply curious and want to try getting your hands dirty, everyone is welcome to volunteer at the Concordia Greenhouse.

Our weekly volunteer sessions are casual, drop-in session – no need to RSVP.                       No experience required. Everyone welcome.

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FOUR SEASONS GROWING

Mondays, 1 – 3pm

Get involved with Four Seasons weekly edible plant care, guided by our experienced coordinator Andrew.

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HOUSE PLANTS & ATRIUM GARDEN

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Tasks include: Learning about the propagation, maintenance and care of our house plant collection, as well as assisting in keeping the Atrium plants healthy with coordinator Paul.

PLUS – Read about even more ways to get involved!

 

Re-opening

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The fall semester is here and we are re-opening!

September 6th we open our doors and welcome you back into our space! We are so excited to see you all again and welcome you back into our rooftop oasis on weekdays from 11am-5pm!

The Concordia Greenhouse is a great place to study, eat lunch, socialize, learn about plants and sustainability, and get your hands dirty with our weekly volunteer session!

A bientot!

 

Greenhouse Internships

SOCIAL MEDIA AND OUTREACH INTERNSHIP

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The Concordia Greenhouse is looking for a Concordia student intern in the Communications or Sustainability minor program for an intern-ship starting this September.

Tasks include:
-Publication of weekly newsletter
-Graphic design: Signs, posters, brochures
-Social media
-Outreach such as tabling at information kiosks on and off campus
-Assist with social events
-Special projects

Required time: 8-10 hours weekly (120 hours total, beginning September 6th – ending December 6th.)

Available for credit through COMS394 or LOYC 420

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City Farm School Market Stand!

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Our unique City Farm School market stand is now open to the public!

City Farm School is an innovative project from the Concordia Greenhouse. This city farm, hosted on the Loyola campus of Concordia acts as a inspiring demonstration site, offers internships to teach people urban farming and medicinal herbal skills as well as growing ecologically-grown food, available at great prices right in Note-Dame-de-Grace!

Come and visit our urban farm, Tuesdays between 5-7pm and pick up some locally-grown and in-season produce and herbs!

DIRECTIONS HERE

 

 

 

 

City Farm School Market Stand and Greenhouse Workshop Caravan!

City Farm School Summer Market Stand!

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We are so excited to announce the first market stand of the year at our summer project City Farm School at Concordia`s Loyola campus in NDG!

The first chance to buy our locally and ecologically grown food will be next Tuesday, June 21st from 5-7pm.

Come and visit our urban farm visit where you can purchase some seasonal items! Hope to see you there.

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Summer Workshop Caravan!

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 Cultivons Le Plateau Urban Agriculture Fair

Info table on our projects and Eating Ethically Within Your Means – FREE

Saturday, May 28th, 10am – 4pm  


Verdun Urban Agriculture Fair

Sprouting Workshop – FREE

Saturday, June 4th, 4pm


Westmount Public Library Garden Talks

Balcony Gardening Workshop – $5 Suggested donation

Wednesday, June 8th, 5-7pm


Neighbourhood on the Move Festival

Hanging Macramé Planters Workshop – FREE

Wednesday, July 6th and Tuesday, July 12th, 3-5pm


World Social Forum

Eating Ethically within Your Means Workshop – FREE with Entry

Wednesday, August 9th

More to be announced!

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Our mission is to provide a welcoming, organic green space that fosters community by providing experiential learning opportunities within a year-round growing environment.