Seedy Sunday: March 1, 2015

Celebrate Seeds and The People Who Nurture the Seed

Highlights
  • Seed exchange
  • 6 free workshops included in admission
  • 70 +Exhibitors -Want to exhibit? Contact us at seedysunday@shaw.ca
  • Local, BC, open-pollinated, organic and natural seeds for sale
  • Seedlings, plants, small fruits, succulents for sale
  • Displays
  • Garden & food products
  • Fertilizers
  • Kids’ activities
  • Master Gardeners
  • Seedy Cafe
  • Seed Swap

The Seed Swap is the core of our Seedy Sunday event. Bring any extra saved seeds for vegetables and flowers to swap. The swap table is always busy and full of different varieties of seed for you to take home and try growing this spring!

Gardening workshops
Room Time Topic Instructor Length
1 10:30 How to get your backyard started with Mason Bees Rose McCully of J&R Farm 1 hour
1 12:00 Growing and Harvesting Herbs Sunshine Goldsberry 1 hour
1 1:30 Organic Composting with Bokashi Matt Jones 1 hour
2 11:00 Seeds 101-Intro to Seed Saving Connie Kuramoto 1 hour
2 12:00 Seed cleaning Demo Jen Cody 20 min
2 12:30 Getting to Know you G.E Seeds Jen Cody 1 hour
2 1:30 Seed cleaning Demo Jen Cody 20 min
2 2:00 How to Choose Seeds –Seed tips for backyard gardeners Craig Evans & Jen Cody 1 hour

NOTE: The location of this year’s Seedy Sunday HAS CHANGED.
Please join us at:
Nanaimo District Secondary School,
355 Wakesiah Avenue.

Sunday March 1, 2015
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Admission $3.00

Contact: Glenda 250-618-6323

Greenhouse update

2015 is the last year we will be operating in our present greenhouse, but we are working hard and negotiating with local authorities to set up another site so we can continue to offer seedlings to the community in 2016.