Category Archives: Garden

“Walk About” Workshops

From Feb to April, the entire school will be participating in “Walk About” workshops with Lori Snyder, an indigenous herbalist and educator, who will teach the students about medicinal and edible plants that grow all around us in common and everyday spaces. The workshops are being funded through the school garden fees and PAC. Here

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NORQUAY GARDEN HERB SALE

Monday September 25 8:45am-9:30am Lunch Room Fresh organic herbs from the Norquay School Garden will be available for sale by suggested donation of $3 to $5 per bag on Monday, September 25 from 8:45-9:30am in the Lunch Room. Add some wonderful flavours of Rosemary, Thyme, Mint, Sage and Parsley to your meals, and help support

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Save the Date!

SPEC has been an amazing supporter of our school garden and they are holding a fundraising event at our school! Please join us as we celebrate ten years of SPEC’s School Gardens Program during the Green Thumbs, Green Futures dinner and fundraiser. DETAILS Date: Thursday, September 14 Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm Location: John Norquay Elementary School, 4710 Slocan St, Vancouver, BC V5R

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