HOT TOPICS IN URBAN AGRICULTURE: VERMI-COMPOSTING INFORMATION SESSION
October 16th, 5-7pm
Vermicompost is the product or process of composting using various worms to create a super nutrient-rich compost – which is great for your garden! Learn how to make your own vermi-composting unit with worms, and how to manage it successfully! Workshoping includes a pound of red wriggler worms to get started!
Please reserve in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org. This informational workshop is FREE, however we will have starter worms available for $20.
TOURS AND MARKET DAY
October 20th, 2-5pm
This monthly day includes FREE 20-minute guided tours at 3 and 4pm of our various growing projects as well as information about volunteering and upcoming events. We will also have many tea blends available, along with our freshly cut home-grown micro-greens for you to try. Also, don`t miss our greenhouse pop-up shop with locally produced items for sale!
October 22nd, 5-7pm
Join the Montreal Swap Club for it`s first ever clothing swap at the Greenhouse! Please bring clean and undamaged clothing only to exchange for something new-to-you.
Everyone welcome. Please note we do not have a changeroom or bathroom within the greenhouse.
ART IN THE ATRIUM – HALLOWEEN THEME
October 28th, 5-7pm
Our second ‘Art in the Atrium’ October event is going to be very relevantly Halloween themed! Bring your own supplies or join our themed decoration projects as well as Jack-o-Lantern carving (bring your own pumpkin, apples, squash or potato!). It shall be a spooky yet delightful evening! FREE! Bring a friend, open to everyone.
October 31st, 7-10pm
Celebrate Halloween with us up at the Greenhouse! We’ll be grooving with some soulful live music, healthy snacks and friendly folks in our rooftop garden oasis! MAKE SURE TO WEAR A COSTUME! Free! After-party in downtown Montreal!
Annual General Meeting
Monday, November 10th, 5-7pm
Show your support and exercise your rights as a member! The meeting will be held in the Greenhouse, and will include an introduction to some of the Greenhouse’s activities, services, projects, volunteer opportunities, as well as the election of our Board of Directors. If you love the Greenhouse, then this is a great chance to give back to the organization!
How you can help:
1. Attend our AGM (FREE food and locally grown teas)
2. Vote during our AGM for our new Board of Directors
3. Invite your network to help us to promote this event
4. Apply to joint our new board of directors
We need passionate and skillful people to join our board! Check our all the details on apply for our board here.
Everyone is invited to attend, though you must be a member to vote. Members include staff, alumni, and Concordia undergraduate students (bring your student ID)
Join our Facebook event and invite your student friends!
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!