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.

  • 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 […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Canning Workshop August 22nd

    We’re offering a hands-on canning workshop on Saturday, August 22nd. This workshop will teach preserving basics and will focus on seasonal produce, like beans and zucchini. We will make 3 recipes and then share a meal together. You do not need previous canning experience to partake in the workshop, just a willingness to learn!   Learn how you can extend […]

  • Blueberry Picking August 1st

    It’s blueberry season! Join us on August 1st as we go berry picking with the Glen Cairn Community Resource Centre. We will be taking a bus to Arrow Wood Farms on Saturday August 1st (rain date August 2nd) from the Goodwill Building (255 Horton St). The bus ride to Arrow Wood Farms will take approximately 40 minutes. There is no […]

  • Sprouts at Masonville Farmer’s Market July 24th

    During the summer months Masonville mall hosts a wonderful farmer’s market, bringing local businesses and farmers to the Northern part of London. This Friday, Sprouts Children’s Garden program will be at the market  with fun games and crafts. Come learn about our program and an interesting fact or two about insects while you stroll through the market.

  • Sprouts at Pride Festival July 25th

    Come celebrate Pride with the Sprouts Children’s Garden program! We’ll have fun activities, games, crafts and some tasty treats.    

  • Grow Cook Learn: People’s Choice July 28th

    July is a month of abundance, stone fruits like apricots, cherries, plums and peaches are at their peak; markets are full with beans, bok choy, cabbage, carrots, radicchio and rapini. It’s a wonderful time of the year! This month we leave it up to you to decide what seasonal ingredients you would like for us to use. This is a […]

  • Sprouts at the Hyde Park Farmers’ Market July 4th

    Come out to the Hyde Park Farmers’ Market on Saturday July 4th 2015 to learn more about our Sprouts Children’s Garden program. Play a game, tap into your creative side and make a craft, or test your insect knowledge. Hyde Park Website: Hyde Park Farmers’ Market Location: Hyde Park Map

  • Community Garden Cycling Tour July 5th

    Come out and explore London’s community gardens with the London Community Resource Centre, Food Not Lawns, London Cycle Link, and OEV Riding Group. You’ll discover various techniques gardeners use to grow their own food, meet new people, and enjoy an hour long bike ride. Date: Sunday July 5 2015 Time: 10:00-11:00 am To register: Tickets Cost: Free! Map of Community […]

  • Sprouts Volunteer Training July 2nd

    Come out July 2nd to learn about our Sprouts Garden Program. The Sprouts Children’s Garden program needs volunteers to help maintain our gardens, assist with our fun, hands on programs, and do community outreach at Farmer’s Markets and Festivals. It’s a rewarding experience that allows you to engage with the community and learn about our local food system. Date: Thursday, […]

  • Grow Cook Learn: Early Garden Bounty June 30th

    June is the month where you start to see a variety of fruits and vegetables in your garden. Summer cherries, juicy strawberries, leafy greens and radicchio. Learn new ways to prepare seasonal produce, cooking tips, and meet new friends. Join us as we cook a feast filled with summer treats! Monthly Schedule – Tuesdays 6:00-8:00 PM Sessions are $10 each* LOCATED […]