Calendar of local events

 

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Say hello to the Melbourne Arboretum 11:00
Say hello to the Melbourne Arboretum
Dec 1 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Go along to hear about the project in its early stages, meet likeminded people and have a walk around the site. Snacks and refreshments provided. A donation in exchange for your attendance would be appreciated [...]
Sylvester Hive Christmas Garden BBQ party 13:00
Sylvester Hive Christmas Garden BBQ party @ Sylvester Hive Community Garden
Dec 1 @ 13:00 – 17:00
Sausage sizzle lunch. Take a plate to share or just yourself. Go and meet your neighbours. Click here to read about the garden.
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Beeswax food wraps 10:15
Beeswax food wraps @ Brunswick Library
Dec 4 @ 10:15 – 11:15
This event is happening twice on the day, 10.15-11.15am and 11.30am-12.30pm. Ever wanted a reusable, sustainable alternative to clingwrap and plastic zip-lock bags? Beeswax wraps, made from fabric and beeswax, are an alternative to one-use [...]
Beeswax food wraps 11:30
Beeswax food wraps @ Brunswick Library
Dec 4 @ 11:30 – 12:30
This event is happening twice on the day, 10.15-11.15am and 11.30am-12.30pm. Ever wanted a reusable, sustainable alternative to clingwrap and plastic zip-lock bags? Beeswax wraps, made from fabric and beeswax, are an alternative to one-use [...]
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Retrosuburbia book club 19:30
Retrosuburbia book club @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Dec 5 @ 19:30 – 21:00
Are you looking to create a more sustainable life? Thinking about retrofitting your house but not sure where to start? Would you like to grow more food for your family? Go and join like-minded others [...]
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Wicking bed workshop 10:00
Wicking bed workshop @ Brunswick Neighbourhood House
Dec 7 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Book by phone (9386 9418) or email (bnhfforest.events@gmail.com). Very Edible Gardens will teach you everything you need to know to make your very own wicking beds at home.
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Lasagne garden to food forest workshop 10:00
Lasagne garden to food forest workshop @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Dec 8 @ 10:00 – 13:00
NERP and Edible Hub, Hurstbridge are holding a hands-on workshop to create a no-dig lasagne bed for a future food forest at the Hurstbridge Hub. Learn about the design principles behind the proposed garden, the [...]
Creative Chinese vegetarian cooking 13:30
Creative Chinese vegetarian cooking @ Watsonia Library
Dec 8 @ 13:30 – 15:00
The EZ Veggie cooking group will show you how to make tasty, healthy, vegetarian dishes and will offer tastings during the session. Registration essential.
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Christmas gingerbread house demonstration 10:30
Christmas gingerbread house demonstration @ Thomastown Library
Dec 9 @ 10:30 – 11:30
Irene Williams will demonstrate how to make a gingerbread house for Christmas. Registration essential.
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Sustainable gardening 11:30
Sustainable gardening @ Fawkner Library
Dec 12 @ 11:30 – 12:30
Local horticulturalist Diana Cotter will present handy hints to minimise waste in the garden. Learn how weeds can become your friends and other composting options. Eliminate plastic waste and reduce water usage. Registrations essential.
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Christmas hors d’oeuvres 10:30
Christmas hors d’oeuvres @ Eltham Library
Dec 13 @ 10:30 – 11:30
A Christmas cooking demonstration by Marie Vassallo of Christmas Hors D’oeuvres.
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Garlic braiding with Farmer Incubator 10:00
Garlic braiding with Farmer Incubator @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Dec 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Farmer Incubator will be visiting SEEDs Communal Garden to braid some of their recently harvested garlic. Go along and learn this skill for yourself. Bulbs of organically-grown Farmer Incubator garlic will also be available to [...]
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Diamond Creek Christmas lunch 12:00
Diamond Creek Christmas lunch @ Uniting Church Hall
Dec 25 @ 12:00 – 15:00
A community lunch at the Uniting Church Hall on Christmas Day, with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere where everyone is welcome. Door-to-door transport is available if needed. RSVP to Graham by phone (0419 361487) or [...]
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