Kalamunda Community Gardens

Community

Date and Time

Sunday 08 January 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 22 January 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 05 February 2017 09:00AM
Friday 17 February 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 19 February 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 12 March 2017 09:00AM
Friday 24 March 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 26 March 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 02 April 2017 09:00AM
Saturday 22 April 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 23 April 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 07 May 2017 09:00AM
Friday 19 May 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 21 May 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 11 June 2017 09:00AM
Sunday 25 June 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 09 July 2017 09:00AM
Sunday 23 July 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 06 August 2017 09:00AM
Sunday 20 August 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 10 September 2017 09:00AM
Sunday 17 September 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 08 October 2017 09:00AM
Friday 13 October 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 15 October 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 05 November 2017 09:00AM
Friday 17 November 2017 04:00PM
Sunday 19 November 2017 08:30AM
Sunday 03 December 2017 09:00AM
Sunday 17 December 2017 08:30AM

Events Details

Busy Bees are Happy Bees in the Community Garden

We all have fun tending the patch at KCG and sharing some morning tea after and would love to see more friendly faces there. Please mark in your diaries the dates of the next Busy Bees which are: 

Workshops

ALL TIMES TO BE CONFIRMED
5th February:
Rachel Davison – Homemade cleaning products and Bees wax wraps.    
Learn how to make healthy and safe cleaning products and how to make your own Bees Wax Wraps.
19th February: 9am to 10.30am
This workshop will show participants how to create easy, affordable and natural cleaning products for use in the home. We will also be making our own beeswax wraps which are used as a natural alternative to plastic food coverings.
All materials will be supplied but if you would like to bring along your own choice of fabric that is totally fine too! Afterwards there will be a beautiful morning tea to share and time to chat.
This workshop has a strict number limitation so please book your place early if you would like to attend. To book please text Rachel on 0429667476 or email at simrachdavison@yahoo.com.au
Cost - Members $5 and Non-Members$10
12th March:
Crowd Saucing – Passata making    
We are using the tomatoes grown at the Community Garden to make our own Passata.
2nd April:
Gardening with Native Plants.    
Get the low down on how to garden successfully with native plants.
7th May:
Introduction to Permaculture with Lisa Passmore     
Introducing the ideas and concepts behind Permaculture.
11th June:
To be confirmed
9th July:
To be confirmed
6th August:

May Gibbs Children's Workshop
Bring your 5 to 12 year olds along to the Community Garden this Sunday morning for some fun activities with our very own Norma.
The kids will look at different native plant seeds and seed pods. We will have a discussion about seeds and why plants produce them. Then have a look at how they influenced May Gibbs… finally the kids get to use seed pods and clay to create their own Australian animals from their imagination.
Free for Members and $5 for Non Members
Oranges:
There are lots of Oranges ready for picking from our trees at the back please feel free to take some home to enjoy!

10th September:
Natural remedies for pest control    
This workshop will explore alternatives to insecticides for garden pest control.
8th October:
Visit another Community Garden     
Join us for a visit to another community garden.
5th November:
An Introduction to Frog Ponds    
Come along and learn about the simplest ways to provide habitat for frogs.
3rd December:
Christmas Wind Up


Workshops are one of the ways we raise funds for the running of the community garden and are an opportiunity for the public to make a donation and learn from the experts. Please register your interest by sending your RSVP to Lisa Passmore 0429723982 or reply to this email.
 
The KCG Shop.... its growing!
Time to get those Fruit Fly Baits out... and we still have a few Ceratrap Fruit Fly Lures for just $25 each but be quick ... stocks are limited.
Order your Pea Hay bales through us...just $12 per bale let Alison or Clare know numbers for the next order.
We also have C-Wise 'Turf Perfect' for sale. Generous sized bags priced at $10
And we have some great specials on Vegie Bags ($4.50 each) great for growing herbs, vegetables and microgreens! Order yours now! 
(Available at the garden on Busy Bee and workshop times only). 
 
A big thanks to our Garden Partners ; The Shire of Kalamunda, ZEMBA, Zanthorrea Nursery, C-Wise, Roberts Landscapes and Paving, Kalamunda Historical Society, URBANSTONE, Plants4Perth, Heirloom Farms and Kalamunda Wellness Clinic for your generous support.
Are you a local business and are considering being a sponsor or do you have any spare materials that you would like to donate to the garden?
If so please contact Lisa.

For more information please contact Lisa on 0429 723 982


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Contact

For more information contact Lisa or Clare Palmer 0429 723 982 clare.palmer@iinet.net.au

Venue

Kalamunda Community Garden
8 Lindsay Street
Kalamunda WA
Post code 6076

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