Category Archives: Dawson Community Center

Contrôle naturel de ravageurs // Natural Pest Control

English follows below Le Réseau de jardinage vous invite à vous joindre à Andreas du projet Un plant de tomate à la fois sur leur magnifique jardin-toit-terrasse collective pour en apprendre davantage sur le contrôle naturel des ravageurs.   Mercredi, … Continue reading

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Camp d’été – Summer day camp

L’animation de camps du jour va bon train pour nous! Que ce soit avec les mains dans la terre, des projets, des expériences, des bricolages ou de la cuisine les occasions d’apprendre se succèdent à travers des activités amusantes et éducatives!   The … Continue reading

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Dawson Rooftop Garden Open House!

On Wednesday June 12th, 2013 Krista and Naomi will be holding an open house at the Dawson Rooftop Garden before Dawson’s Annual General Meeting. Come for the beautiful view and sign-up for this year’s programming. If you’d like to get … Continue reading

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September Events! Événements en Septembre!

TODAY!  Sept. 6th — Film Screening AUJOURD’HUI! 6 Septembre — Projection de Film We are screening the film “King Corn” — “a humorous and touching documentary about two best friends who decide to move to Iowa to grow an acre … Continue reading

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Smells like autumn in the kitchen

Last Tuesday we salvaged tons of cucumbers, carrots, and radishes from Terater’s market surplus, plus some apples from the South West United Mission. Both Terater and the Mission are close partners with Un Plant de Tomate and support the effort to … Continue reading

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Brine + spice

Last week’s market surplus left us with a bunch of green beans, carrots, and celery. The Food Transformers tackled them all with spices and brine to create a slew of pickles. Below are a few photo highlights from the workshop. … Continue reading

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Red, Orange, Yellow, Green

Last week the Food Transformers workshop involved four different recipes, which just happened to represent the first four colours of the rainbow. Red: pickled beets Orange: spicy pureed carrot soup Yellow: lime + ginger marmalade Green: green onion + cucumber … Continue reading

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