LCRC Grow:

In community garden plots, backyard gardens and in the family kitchen.

LCRC Cook:

Healthy eating – easy, fun and tasty.

LCRC Learn:

Build your confidence in the garden and in the kitchen.

 

Events

Stay tuned to this page for Grow Cook Learn Cooking Sessions, Gardening and Volunteer Events.

  • EcoPark Youth Community Event

    Come out to the EcoPark for a day of good music, fun activities, great food, and celebration! July 9th, 2016 11:00am – 3:00pm Activities include: Exploring the Sprout’s Knowledge Garden, Children’s Play Centre, Fishing, Beach Volleyball, Soccer, Ball Hockey, a BBQ and so much more! Enjoy a visit from the Police Canine Unit and players from the London Majors Baseball team! […]

  • Volunteer Orientation Presentation

    Thank you for everyone who made it out to our Volunteer Orientation presentation last night. For those who missed it, you can find the presentation below. Sprouts Volunteer Orientation 2016 Please contact projectsupport@lcrc.on.ca if you are interested in volunteering this summer!

  • Week ONE: Fun with Creepy Crawlies – Sprouts Children’s Garden Program 2016

    Join Sprouts as we explore bugs, spiders, and other creepy crawlies living in the garden!  Kids will hunt for different insects, decorate the garden, and learn how creepy crawlies help gardens grow! Free drop-in for the week of July 5th: Tuesday  3:00 – 5:00PM Thames Park Garden (27 Ridout Street S) Wednesday 1:00 – 3:00PM  Eagle Heights PS Garden (284 Oxford Street W) Thursday 4:00 […]

  • Tecumseh P.S End of Year Celebration

    Join the Sprouts Children’s Garden Program and celebrate the end of the school year! Play in the dirt, learn about composting, and meet some wiggly worms! Thursday June 16th 2016 5pm to 8pm Tecumseh Public School (401 Tecumseh Ave E, London, ON)    

  • Sprouts Children’s Garden Program Volunteer Orientation

    The London Community Resource Centre (LCRC) is seeking volunteers to help out with our Sprouts Program this summer. We are looking for volunteers to help with facilitating our weekly Sprouts Program, helping out at our EcoPark Children’s Knowledge Garden and general gardening maintenance. Currently, we have a variety of events coming up including the Gathering on the Green on June […]

  • Kids First Day

    We are looking forward to the Kids First Day on Friday June 10, 2016. Come out and visit Sprout’s at the Covent Garden Market kitchen (2nd floor) from 10:00 until noon to make crafts and have fun! Our theme is Birds, Bees and Butterflies.  

  • Gathering at the Green

    The London Community Resource Centre (LCRC) will have a booth set up at the Gathering on the Green in Wortley Village tomorrow with some fun activities for kids. Stop by to say hello and learn more about our community gardens and Sprouts our children’s gardening program. Hope to see you there!  

  • Grow Cook Learn: How to Reduce Food Waste when Cooking June 28th

    Join us on Tuesday June 28th at the Covent Garden Market to learn about how to reduce food waste when cooking. This session will be focusing on how to use other edible parts of fruits and vegetables that are not commonly used such as beet greens & carrot tops. Cost: Sessions are $15 each* (Subsidy Available Upon Request) LOCATED AT: COVENT […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Early Spring Garden May 31

    Join us on Tuesday, May 31st at the Covent Garden Market as we learn how to prepare some delicious and creative meals using the early spring fruits and vegetables. This session will be focusing on early spring harvest, canning, how to make freezer jam, and succession planting. Cost: Sessions are $15 each* (Subsidy Available Upon Request) LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Spring Comfort Foods Apr 26

    Join us on April 26 at the Covent Garden Market as we enjoy some Spring Comfort Foods! This session will be focusing on early spring harvest, root vegetables and herbs from the window garden. Come and learn about some lovely salads made with fragrant fresh herbs. Cost: Sessions are $15 each* (Subsidy Available Upon Request) LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN MARKET (130 […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Pulses Mar 29

    Join us on March 29 at the Covent Garden Market as we learn all about the wonderful world of Pulses! Learn how to prepare delicious dishes using Pulses and make the most of “Meatless Mondays”. Cost: Sessions are $15 each* (Subsidy Available Upon Request) LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN MARKET (130 King St.), 2nd Floor in the Market Kitchen Note: The market […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Cleaning Out the Freezer Feb 23

    Join us on February 23 at the Covent Garden Market as we make use of what is left in our freezers from the past gardening season! Learn new cooking techniques & how to make the most out of the produce you have left to prevent food waste! Cost: Sessions are $15 each* (Subsidy Available Upon Request) LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN […]