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.

  • 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 […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: A Squash Adventure Oct 27th

    Join us on October 27th as we go on a squash adventure! Learn about the vast variety of squash available and different ways to prepare this staple vegetable. Sessions are $10 each* TIME: 6:00-8:00 pm LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN MARKET (130 King St.) Note: The market closes at 6:00pm. You can access the building after 6:00pm through the King St. […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Fresh off the Tree September 29th

    Join us on September 29th at the Covent Garden Market as we celebrate fruits from trees! Apples, crabapples, peaches, pears, nectarines, and plums! Learn how to stretch your food dollars, improve your cooking skills and learn creative ways to use seasonal produce. Sessions are $10 each* LOCATED AT: COVENT GARDEN MARKET (130 King St.) Note: The market closes at 6:00pm. […]

  • Photography Workshop August 31st

    Many of us are spending more time behind the camera, trying to capture notable moments in our lives to share with family and friends. Perhaps you would like to brush up on some techniques, or learn the basics of photography. Well, we’re offering a FREE photography workshop led by Marlene Cornelis from Urban Cottage Life. The workshop will focus on tips […]

  • Sprouts at the Mantis Festival Aug 8th

    Sprouts will be at the Mantis Festival with cool crafts for kids, games and some delicious herbs and vegetables straight from our garden for you to try! The Mantis Festival is a art and eco festival with live music, food, a children’s art show and much more. To learn more about the Mantis Festival check out their website: Mantis website  

  • Community Garden Cycling Tour: August 2nd

    The LCRC along with Food Not Lawns, London Cycle Links, and OEV Riding Group will be hosting a hour long leisurely bike tour. Come check out Blackfriars garden, Carling Heights and Thames garden. Learn gardening tips and meet new friends! We will meet at Lorne Ave PS and then bike to Blackfriars. Date: Sunday August 2, 2015 Time: 10:00 am-11:00 am […]