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Weekend Workshops at Evergreen Garden Market

Planting with Evergreen gloves Image: Nathalie Kraemer
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Explore exciting nature-based topics through the seasons with Evergreen Garden Market. Join our staff as they share their skill sets and knowledge through educational workshops every weekend.

Learn about native perennials, trees, edible herbs and vegetables. Get involved in nature based programming that is available every weekend, all year round.

Workshops

Click the dates below to find out more about each of the workshops. Registration is required.

View the calendar for November and December here.

Oct 26 & 27 – Pumpkin Carving

Join the spooky fun and carve your own pumpkin! Purchase one of our locally sourced pumpkins and get into the Halloween spirit by using our tools to carve it into your own jack-o-lantern.

11am and 2pm

Free with the purchase of a pumpkin

Nov 2 & 3 – Winter Gardening

Did you know you can grow many of your leafy greens throughout the winter? Come learn cold weather care and protection tips for your garden from the team at Evergreen Garden Market.

11am and 2pm

Free

Register

Nov 9 & 10 – Container Gardening Winter Care

Believe it or not, your plants can survive in the winter on your balcony so long as they are properly winterized! Come learn how to prepare your balcony garden for the cold weather from our staff!

 

11am and 2pm

Free

Register

Nov 16 & 17 – Winter Tree Identification Walk

Come learn how to identify trees in the winter! Guided by our staff, enrich your knowledge of the Don River Valley Park by participating in this educational walk.

2pm

Free

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Nov 23 & 24 – Holiday Swag Making

A holiday "swag" is hung like a wreath, but tied together at the top.

Come make holiday swags out of our fresh cut boughs and other decoration to prepare for the holiday season!

2pm

$12

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Nov 30 & Dec 1 – Holiday Wreath Making

Come make a wreath with the team at Evergreen Garden Market using our fresh cut boughs and sustainably sourced decorations. You will not find a fresher wreath!

2pm

$25

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Dec 7 & 8 – Living Christmas Tree

A living Christmas tree puts an ecological spin on the age old tradition. Learn how to prepare your planting location, bring your tree inside for the holidays, and plant the tree after the season is over. Living Christmas trees make excellent additions to any balcony.

11am and 2pm

Free

Register

Dec 14 & 15 – Living Christmas Tree

A living Christmas tree puts an ecological spin on the age old tradition. Learn how to prepare your planting location, bring your tree inside for the holidays, and plant the tree after the season is over. Living Christmas trees make excellent additions to any balcony.

11am and 2pm

Free

Register

Dates & Times

Next date: November 23, 2019

Every Saturday and Sunday. See individual dates for specific times.

Location

Google Map of Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto ON

Evergreen Garden Market at Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave, Toronto ON, M4W 3X8

Wheelchair accessibleThis event is wheelchair-accessible.