Upcoming Workshops Workshops are a great way to learn a new skill, share knowledge and connect with the community. We offer a variety of in-person and virtual workshops focused on growing and cooking food. You can see our full schedule of upcoming workshops on our Eventbrite page. Workshops on Eventbrite If you have a suggestion […]
Seedy Sunday In collaboration with Nanaimo Community Gardens, this is a one-day community event to promote seed saving, local seed providers, and education on growing local. With an attendance of over 1,000, free educational workshops focused on growing, and local vendors with information and products related to growing, eating and supporting local; this event helps […]
The Gleaning Program leverages volunteers to harvest surplus fruit, vegetables and other crops that would otherwise go unpicked.
The BC Farmers Market Nutrition Coupon Program offers eligible participants weekly coupons with a cash value of $21
Park Avenue Farm Tours The City of Nanaimo and Nanaimo Foodshare partner on an urban farm site in Nanaimo. Our programming provides ecological and food growing and cooking knowledge in our community. You can find the Park Avenue Farm at 945 Park Ave. This land was the hunting grounds of the Snuneymuxw People. It is also […]
Employment program participants prepare weekly lunches to be served to the community at St. Pauls church.
A group-buying program that helps bring affordable fresh fruits and vegetables to our community.