Vermicomposting Workshop

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

This course will teach you to properly and safely compost a small amount of vegetarian food scraps in a vermiculture (worm) bin, harvest worm castings to use in the garden and will introduce you to the soil-food web and alternate ways of composting at home to fulfill your zero waste lifestyle goals. We will plan to facilitate […]

$25.00

Volunteer and Member Only Special Event – Just Another Birds and Bees Story

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Just Another Birds and Bees Story  An Educational Event with Dr. Bernard Roitberg Join us on Thursday, June 24 from 6:30 - 7:30pm for our first 2021 educational opportunity exclusively for volunteers and members of Allan Brooks Nature Centre. Dr. Bernard Roitberg, a world renowned entomologist, will be presenting about bees that are native to BC and […]

Waterwise and Firesmart Workshop

Allan Brooks Nature Centre 250 Allan Brooks Way, Vernon, British Columbia

Join us for a presentation with RDNO Water Sustainability Coordinator Jennifer Miles for a very relevant discussion on reducing water use and keeping safe from fire. Participants will learn how to use the FireSmart zone method for choosing where to plant, you will also learn to select plants that are WaterWise and FireSmart, and she’ll […]

Free