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April 2017

Harvest and Herbal Workshop—Spring Bloom Edition

April 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am - April 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada

Our Popular Workshop Is Back! Spring, 2017 Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop-Spring Edition: two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy's own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano's beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses and how to ethically harvest them.  Quench your thirst with handcrafted teas, tisanes, shrubs…

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August 2017

Bat Monitoring Workshop

August 19, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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Since the Anthropocene, habitat conversion and climate change are altering the structure and functionality of ecosystems, causing destructions or degradation of bat roosts and foraging habitat. To protect bat habitat, the Galiano Conservancy Association will show you where to find bats, and how to listen to them. To register: contact biologist@galianoconservancy.ca or call 250-539-2424. We are looking forward to seeing you!  

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October 2017

Herbal Harvest Workshop 2017

October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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$159
harvest participant

"Everyone agreed that harvest workshops at the Millard Learning Centre are an excellent way to learn—and feast." - 2016 participant Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop – two amazing days of harvesting, preparing and learning about medicinal and edible herbs in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre on Galiano Island. It's an intensive, two-day, hands-on retreat, in a fun and supportive atmosphere with two talented instructors.    A beautiful place to learn Bring your friends,…

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March 2018

Bat Box Workshop – Give your local bats a home

March 31, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/wanted-new-home-for-one-of-b-c-s-biggest-bat-colonies-1.3756305

Join us for the Bat Box Workshop at the Millard Learning Centre on Galiano Island. Build bat boxes, take home free detailed plans, or buy a pre-built model and find out more about the bat species found on Galiano Island while a bat monitoring in 2017. For additional information please contact us at 250-539-2424 or email biologist@galianoconservancy.ca We hope to see you!

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April 2018

Herbal Harvest – Spring Bloom Edition

April 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - April 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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$159 – $169
Cedana in the Food Forest

Our Popular Workshop Is Back! Spring, 2018 Join us for the Galiano Herbal Harvest, Spring Bloom Edition: two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy's own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano's beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses and how to ethically harvest them.  Quench your thirst with handcrafted teas, tisanes, and…

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July 2018

Bee Workshop: People, Plants and Pollinators

July 28, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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Free

Join us at the Millard Learning Centre Bring your friends and family ate the Galiano Conservancy's beautiful Learning centre for an afternoon of fun and games. Learn about the importance of pollinators, make seed bombs, and taste honey.  All ages are welcome. Activities are suited for ages 5 and up. Suggested donation: $5 Register below.  Up close with honey bees

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October 2018

Herbal Harvest Workshop

October 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - October 14, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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$159 – $169
Cedana with sun chokes

Our Popular Workshop Is Back! Autumn, 2018 Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop – two amazing days of harvesting, preparing and learning about medicinal and edible herbs in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre on Galiano Island. It's an intensive, two-day, hands-on retreat, in a fun and supportive atmosphere with two talented instructors.  "A beautiful place to learn" Bring your friends, or plan to make new ones as you visit the Galiano Conservancy’s own…

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November 2018

Winter Workshop and Speaker Series

November 10, 2018
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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Let the Images Speak: Historic Re-photography in Canada's Mountain West Guest speaker: Mary Sanseverino, Senior Researcher with the Mountain Legacy Project Public talk: Millard Learning Centre, Nov. 10 2018 from 7-9pm More info here! Optional workshop: Looking back to look forward: Using re-photography for long-term monitoring Mary Sanseverino and Jenna Falk Join Mary and Jenna for a hands-on afternoon of repeat photography on Mount Galiano. Space limited to 12 participants so register early! Email Jenna at development@galianoconservancy.ca to register. More…

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Forest Garden Workshop

November 17, 2018 - November 18, 2018
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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Free – $100

Learn how to build a Forest Garden in your backyard!  Are you interested in growing and harvesting organic foods and medicines where you live? Come and learn how to create a naturally water-saving,  pollinator and kid-friendly gardening space! This 2-day workshop will introduce you to some of the many ways that a Forest Garden can look, what to consider when choosing a garden location and if you have what it takes to build a hugelkultur bed!  What is a Forest Garden?  A…

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April 2019

Herbal Harvest – Spring 2019

April 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - April 14, 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Millard Learning Centre on Galiano, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd
Galiano Island, BC V0N 1P0 Canada
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$159

Our Popular Workshop Is Back on April 13-14, 2019!  Join the us for our Herbal Harvest Workshop, Spring Bloom Edition: two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy's own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano's beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses and how to ethically harvest them. Quench your thirst and learn…

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