Seedy Sunday

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 […]

TAPS Cooking Classes

Senior washing carrots in kitchen sink

TAPS Cooking Classes In partnership with Nanaimo Family Life Association, we offer virtual cooking classes to members of the community.  More information about the TAPS program can be found on the Nanaimo Family Life Association’s website. Nanaimo Family Life Association Partners


Two participants in Homegrown working in the garden.

Homegrown offers paid work placement & skills training for youth ages 15-30 who identify as having a barrier to employment.

Cultivating Abilities

Two young people peeking out behind blackberry bushes on a sunny day,

Cultivating Abilities offers work-placement and skills training for adults 30-55 who identify as having a disability.