Fruit tree pruning

The City of Victoria has launched a series of new Growing in the City workshops! These online and in-person learning opportunities will help residents access relevant information to get their gardens started and their fruit trees pruned for a successful growing season. If you have any questions about these workshops, contact Leah Seltzer at or Crystal Pool & Fitness Centre at: 250-385-5711

🍎 Fruit Tree Pruning 101 on March 26th, 2022 is an introduction to fruit tree pruning in late winter and early spring. Proper pruning helps to prevent breakage and disease issues in trees, enhances their beauty, and improves fruit quality. Hosted at the Fernwood Neighbourhood Resource Centre!

Learn more and register at:







Fernwood NRG & Plant Bouy: Life Preservations Plants are excited to offer a series of spring food cultivation workshops to help boost your green thumb curiosity and provide a chance to learn something new in your community.

Register online at or book your spot today by calling 250-381-1552 ext.100.

How-to-grow-and-use-medicinal-plants-2018-Sq How to Grow and Use Medicinal Plants October 13, 2018 

There’s medicine everywhere. Learn to identify, use, and grow many common plants around us.
When: Saturday, October 13, 2018, 1 – 4pm
Where: Fernwood Community Centre & Spring Ridge Commons
Cost: $60.00, register here

Intro-to-Food-Forestry-&-Ecological-Design-2018-Sq Intro to Food Forestry & Ecological Design 

Explore the diverse layers of a food forest and learn the basics of designing with nature in mind.
When: Saturday, October 27, 2018, 10am-1pm
Where: Fernwood Community Centre & Spring Ridge Common
Cost: $50.00, register here

Intro-to-Permaculture-2018-Sq  Intro to Permaculture November 3, 2018 -1-3pm 

Learn the theory and principles of regenerative whole systems design at any scale.
When: Saturday, November 3. 2018, 1-3pm
Where: Fernwood Community Centre
Cost: $20.00, register here