Next Meeting:

July 2, 2019 – 8pm

Main Presentation; Linda Gilkeson

Where Have All the Insects Gone? When Will We Ever Learn…?

Global insect populations have crashed over the last couple of decades. Learn why this matters for our food supply, for a healthy environment and the future of wildlife. Find out what factors may be causing the widespread declines and how gardeners can help to reduce the harm from some of these factors.

Workshop: 6.30pm; Linda Gilkeson

Next Winter’s Harvest starts now!

Did you know you can harvest over 30 kinds of fresh vegetables from your garden all winter? To do that you need to choose the right varieties and plant them at the right time. Learn what to grow, when and where to plant, and simple methods for protecting crops and how to fit winter crops in with summer plantings to make the most of your garden space. 

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The VHS Has Joined With Pollinator Partnership Canada
Check out these guides for more details. 

Southern Vancouver Island Bee Identification Guide
Selecting Plants for Pollinators – E. Vancouver Island
Short guide for E Vancouver Island
Pollinator-attractive wild plants of the Gary Oak Ecosystem


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