Events this week at the Greenhouse

On a sunny day, it can get up to 30 degrees in the greenhouse. Between the warm humidity, the sunshine, the indoor garden and the friendly folks, the Concordia Greenhouse is the place to be on this chilly winter days! Check out our fun special events on our blog below, and also our updated EVENTS page.

EVENTS IN THE GREENHOUSE!

Stitching Sustainability Into Fashion
Thursday, January 24th, 2:00pm until 5:00pm

This workshop will discuss and explore different stitching techniques as a way to reduce the environmental impact of fashion and fibres.
Bring your own garment!
This workshop is offered by la Fabrique éthique de Montréal, a social entreprise that aims to reduce overconsumption of fashion by reviving traditional skills and by promoting the production of eco apparel and accessories in Montreal.
La Fabrique éthique de Montréalhttp://lafabriqueethiquedemontreal.com
CONTACT: ninaslykuislandry@gmail.com for more art event information

The Atrium Events Team goes Thematic!
Wednesday, January 30th, 3:30pm

There is a vision for the atrium events team for this semester: events and activities around springtime wild edibles! This upcoming spring we hope to hit up our local sources of delicious and nutritious wild foods that found in and around Montreal, so events will center around harvesting, processing and Eating such delights. If this interests you we’re having our next planning meeting Wednesday, January 30th at 3:30pm to continue planning for all of this greatness.
Please contact Stefanie at concordiagreenhouseatrium@gmail.com if your interest has been peaked, and especially if you cannot make the meeting.

Greenhouse Sunset and Screening Night
Thursday, January 31st, 5pm-7pm

We will be showing the documentary called “Home”. It shows the diversity of life on Earth and how humanity is threatening the ecological balance of the planet.
It is composed mostly of beautiful and striking areal shots of the Earth and narrated by Glenn Close.
We will be offering free hot and iced tea, as well as popcorn of different flavors.
We would also like to ask for donations from $2 to $5.

COMMUNITY

Une introduction à la Permaculture
Saturday, January 26, 10:00am until 1:00pm

Le Milieu, 1251 rue Robin Montréal, coin Beaudry, métro Beaudry
Qu’est-ce que la Permaculture? quelles sont ses origines? ses principes? Venez découvrir ce qu’on appelle la révolution tranquille…
3 heures de discussion, de partage et d’apprentissage! Venez nombreux, on a hâte de vous voir!
Contribution volontaire entre 10 et 20$
Café, Soupe et Muffins fait maison en vente sur place
Pour confirmer votre présence, contactez info@lemilieu.ca

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