Permaculture is the art of the possible
— Graham Bell – The Permaculture Garden
Upcoming Happening at Spring Ridge Commons:
- Bee in the Garden – Every Sun, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
- Food Forest Volunteer Needed for Watering the Commons – July, August, September
- Gardening for One Thousand Years – An Evening with Richard Walker, Wed, Sept 14
- Growing Mushrooms in Your Garden – Sun, Sept 18
- Rain Garden Design Workshop – Introductory Workshops: Wed, June 29th, 6-8:30pm or Sat, July 9th, 9-11:30am; Fall Series: Sats, September 3-24th 9:30-11:30am; Tues, October 4-25th, 6:30-8:30pm
Past Events and Happenings:
Spring Ridge Commons weed-a-thon and education event! FernFest too! with the Greater Victoria Green Team – Sat, June 18, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. ( Fernfest Events: Included a Tour of the Kitchen Garden, Orchard and Spring Ridge Commons plus a Scavenger Hunt at Spring Ridge Commons with prizes). Photos: [here]
- Resilient Region Breakfast Meeting at Fernwood Community Centre – Fri, May 13, 8 am. to 9:30 a.m. Hosted by Spring Ridge Commons and Resilient Region Breakfast Exchange (Included a Tour of Kitchen Garden, Orchard and Spring Ridge Commons post meeting)
- Spring Ridge Commons Work Party with Brent Howard, Professional Landscaper – Dec 20, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Sale of Christmas crafts at YYJingle in December
- Spring Ridge Commons Work Party with Brent Howard, Professional Landscaper Sunday, December 6, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Seasonal Arts & Crafts Morning for Women +A Fundraising Sale of Arts & Crafts for Spring Ridge Commons Saturday, November 28th, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m Paul Phillips Hall + Little Fernwood Gallery, Fernwood Community Association Building, 1923 Fernwood Rd
- Spring Ridge Commons – Garden Ceremony: Friday, August 14th at 10 a.m. (Please arrive early at 9:45 to be smudged with sage)
- Chanting for Peace at Spring Ridge Commons: Tuesday, August 4th at 7:30 p.m.
- Pruning Sightlines at Spring Ridge Commons: Sun, May 31st from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Discussing Water Management Strategies: Sun, May 31st from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Global Earth Day Event – Wed, Apr 22, 11 am to 1 pm
A Fresh Start for Spring Ridge Commons – Tues, Apr 28, 7 pm to 9 pm
Photo by Lotus Johnson
About Spring Ridge Commons
History of Spring Ridge Commons
Evolution of Spring Ridge Commons
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Spring Ridge Commons Resources
What Permaculture is.
What permaculturalists are doing is the most important activity that any group is doing on the planet
— David Suzuki
Changing the World with Permaculture