Category Archives: Garden
Come join us in celebrating the school garden. We’ll have music, food, crafts and a talk by our special guest, Indigenous herbalist Lori Snyder! Please register for this free event here! We hope to see you all there!
Please help us to grow the garden! We need your help to water the garden approximately 1 or 2 times during the summer. We’ll show you what to do during a brief orientation session during the last two weeks of school. Please sign up by June 15 in the lunch room or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also sign up
The PAC AGM and Executive elections will be held today at 6:00pm in the Norquay Library. Wine and Cheese will be served 🙂 Lots of positions need filling for next year in order to have the activities we had this year happen again (Purdys, Hot Lunches, Carnival, Yearbook, Calendar, Halloween Social Etc). Hope to see you
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
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
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
Freezie Sale this Friday at Lunch and After School! $1.00 a Freezie. We are also selling bags of Garden Veggies from the School Garden for $5.00 – after school only!
We’ll need volunteers for summer garden watering. If you are interested, send us an email. There will be orientation sessions during the last 2 weeks of June. Harvest Festival is coming up June 8th! Take a look at what’s been growing in our garden: Garlic growing amazingly large Lots of peas, lettuce, radish, beets,