Spotlight on Sustainability: Compost Education Centre

Committed to educating CRD residents about compost and ecological gardening, the Compost Education Centre is a gem of a resource. Their workshops–many even offered for free– as well as their school programming provide valuable information to gardeners of any kind. Found in Fernwood at 1216 North Park St., “It’s an oasis in the middle of […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Caffe Fantastico

Owners Ryan and Kristy Taylor‘s local empire began when Ryan opened a small coffee cart. His stand became a favourite among tourists. Eventually, the cart turned into a vibrant café in the heart of Quadra Village. Caffe Fantastico is a Victoria staple, a local favourite hangout spot, and of course, serves an amazing cup of […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Kids Garden Club

The Gardens at HCP, a local favourite gardening hot-spot, has brought back their popular Kids Garden Club for its third year. Once a month, children of all ages (and their parents) are welcome to join the team at the gardens for a morning of learning and fun. “Our two hour sessions provide time to actively […]

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