Garden Resource Network Free Workshops

Black Creek Garden Resource Network  invites you to two free workshops: Workshop 1 : Pest Management in the Garden with Jim Graham, Master Gardener We will learn how to maintain a healthy vegetable garden to prevent pests and diseases as well as use natural ways to deter and control them. Jim...

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Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer with us! Find out how you can get involved at our volunteer orientation on Saturday, June 2, 9 to 11 am.   The orientation is open to volunteers interested in any of our programs but will be tailored to market garden and farm park volunteers.   We will go...

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A FREE Workshop on Co-operatives: The Best Kept Secret in Business

  PACE Credit Union & Black Creek Community Farm presents A FREE Workshop on Co-operatives: The Best kept Secret In Business WHEN: June 12, 2018 TIME: 4:30pm – 5:30pm WHERE: 4929 Jane Street (Jane and Steeles) Ever wondered about alternative banking options? Join us for an interactive presentation on how...

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#blackcreekblackout

#BlackCreekBlackout

Switch off. Get outside. Get active. Reconnect to nature. With support from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, we’re launching the #BlackCreekBlackout campaign to help more kids and their families counteract the negative effects of prolonged screen time. This June, make the pledge to turn off your devices for...

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Open Oven Days

Join us on the second Saturday of every month from June to November. Bring your own dough or dish to bake in our wood-fired oven.  

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Friends of BCCF Spring Meet and Greet

You are invited to join the Friends of Black Creek Community Farm,  a network of individuals coming together to support the farm’s work, staff and programs. On Saturday, June 9th, come to the farm to meet BCCF staff, take a tour of the farm, and learn about everything we have planned this season....

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Beer.Diversity.

Join Ren Navarro for a discussion of diversity in the beer industry… and to drink some tasty brews, of course! An outspoken critic of the old notion that beer is a drink primarily for white dudes, Navarro is on the frontlines to initiate change both in and out of the...

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Backyard Chicken Workshop

Learn about keeping hens in your backyard–including how to keep your hens safe from predators, prevent pests, and design a coop–in a workshop with Connor Allaby, Adam Dirks and Lorraine Johnson. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/backyard-chicken-workshop-tickets-45763511896

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Community Info Night at Driftwood Community Centre

Come to Driftwood Community Centre to meet our staff and learn about everything we have planned for 2018: Subsidies for kids’ camps Youth internship program Meet our farmers and learn about Harvest Share membership Family-friendly events at the farm Volunteer opportunities … and more! Childcare will be provided by our Farm Camp...

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Market Garden Volunteer Drop-In (Saturday Afternoon)

Drop-in Market Garden volunteers will help the farm team and other volunteers on Saturdays with a wide range of field tasks. There is a morning shift beginning at 9am, and an afternoon shift which starts at 1pm.  If you want to participate in the morning shift, please show up promptly...

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