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How to make sense of food labels 09:30
How to make sense of food labels @ Customer Service Desk, Woolworths Supermarket
Jan 11 @ 09:30 – 11:00
Tour a supermarket and learn how to accurately read and understand food labels and choose healthy foods that are suitable for the whole family. You will also receive a show bag with information sheets and [...]
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Fruit tree pruning and tastings 18:00
Fruit tree pruning and tastings @ Petty's Orchard
Jan 16 @ 18:00 – 19:30
What you will learn: The history of Petty’s Orchard and it’s significance. Summer fruit tree pruning techniques. Tasting of some heritage apple varieties. What you will get: An understanding of heritage apple varieties and summer [...]
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Summer gardening 11:00
Summer gardening @ Lalor Library
Jan 20 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Join Matthew Odgers from the Links Community Group as he helps you get your hands dirty and build your own bee/insect hotel. Do your bit to support native wildlife, increase your crop yield and reduce [...]
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Summer fruit tree pruning 09:00
Summer fruit tree pruning @ Bundoora Park Farm
Jan 21 @ 09:00 – 12:00
Traditionally orchards are pruned during the dormant winter months, but there are benefits to pruning after the harvest in summer. Learn and practice your pruning skills with expert supervision, working in the farm orchard. Merrin [...]
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Plant-based midweek cooking class 18:30
Plant-based midweek cooking class @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 23 @ 18:30 – 20:30
Participants will experience: 90 minutes of hands-on cooking and creating with mostly organic and unrefined/unprocessed foods. 30 minutes plus of relaxing over a meal created during the 6-person class. A pdf of recipes and resources [...]
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Beekeeping workshop 09:00
Beekeeping workshop @ Bee Sustainable
Jan 27 @ 09:00 – 11:00
What you will learn: Bee behaviour. The various major items that make up a bee hive and how to construct them. The major tasks in hive management. What you will get: A wooden beehive frame [...]
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Healthy lives plant-based cooking 12:00
Healthy lives plant-based cooking @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 28 @ 12:00 – 16:00
The classes are 3 hours of creating and 1 hour of eating mostly organic and healthy vegan food. A good part of the class’s content and style is conversational. The class is for up to [...]
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New ways of composting and worm farming 11:00
New ways of composting and worm farming @ Fawkner Library
Jan 29 @ 11:00 – 12:00
There is a difference between making compost and worm farms. Where and how do you use each of them? When are they ready to use and what can go wrong? Diana Cotter, local horticulturalist and [...]
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