Happenings – Salt Spring Island Apple Festival

WHEN: September 30, 2018 WHERE: Fulford Hall TICKETS: Fulford Hall and outside the Ganges Tourist Information Centre by Emma Sloan On Sunday, September 30, Fulford Hall will host the 19th annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival: an eight-hour, free-roam, volunteer-run love letter to the tradition of apple farming on the island. Hailed as “apple heaven” […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Get Fresh

Get Fresh is a hidden gem of a resource. It’s your complete guide to fresh local food and services on Vancouver Island. Want to know what produce is in season? Where to find locally made products? What restaurant use local ingredients? Get Fresh’s guide can tell you all this and more! “We wanted consumers to […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Boulevard Gardening

Finding space to garden can be tough. Boulevard gardening can change that. “Boulevards” are the grassy strips of city-owned land that you can find between a property and the street. Many streets in Victoria have them. While in the past the city has cared for these strips of grass, or expected adjacent property owners to […]

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