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Spade to Spoon

Strathcona's own food and garden event.
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Get inspired to grow a little. This homegrown event will introduce you to some local people and resources that can help you build a better garden as well as add some real deliciousness to your table.

Peter Ladner will talk on The Urban Food Revolution (and book signing).
Entertainment: Movies including Meet your Local Urban Farmer and Truck Farm
Demonstrations include: growing your own mushrooms, a composting workshop with Homesteaders Emporium, marvellous microgreens (healthy and fun), how to make a self watering container, and all about honey.

Vendors will be donating 10% of all sales
to the garden project. Current list below:

Fable Naturals (skin care)
Floral & Hardy (floral arrangements)
GrowOya (the ancient art of irrigation)
Le Meadow's Pantry (jams & preserves)
Main Street Honey Shoppe
Mushroom Man (Scott Henderson)
Strathcona 1890 Urban Seed Collections
Tracy Maynard Pottery

Tickets: Adults $5
Students (13-18): $2
kids under 12 free

Raffle Tickets: $2

10am - 4pm. Lord Strathcona Elementary, 593 East Pender Street
Spade to Spoon