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Wednesday 12 August 2020 - Litter Intelligence Education Programme Engagement Day Event for Educators
Saturday 14 March 2020 - Workshop with Rob Tipa - Author of “Treasures of Tāne” - workshop details
Weekend 7-8 March 2020 - Nature Journaling Art Workshop with Sandra Morris and Jo Ogier - workshop details
Monday 24-25 February 2020 - Pest Control Workshop
Weekend 12-13 October 2019 - Jo Ogier Art Workshop - Drawing Birds - Workshop Details
Saturday 5 October 2019 - Apple Grafting with Guytons - Workshop Details
Sunday 18 August 2019 - Bugman Ruud Kleinpaste - Teachers Workshop - Workshop Details
Saturday 25 May 2019 - Honorlea Mangion - Natural Body Products Workshop - Workshop Details
Weekend 11-12 May 2019 - Jo Ogier Art Workshop - Workshop Details
Monday 6 May 2019 Full Day Native Plant Identification Workshop SIT students
Friday 3 May 2019 - Afternoon Apple Pressing Workskop - 1-3pm
Monday 29 April 2019 - Full Day Native Plant Identification Workshop SIT students
Saturday 26 January 2019 - An Afternoon with Rob Tipa - Traditional Uses of Native Plants. Workshop Details
19 January 2019 - Introduction to Permaculture - Geoff Dembo. Workshop Details
Workshops held in 2018
16-17 October 2018 – Bird Identification Workshop with Peter Handford
Friday 20 July 2018 – Native Plant propagation from Cuttings Workshop with Chris
Saturday 12 May 2018 - Natural Body Products Workshop with Honorlea Mangion. Workshop Details
Friday 11 May 2018 - Apple Pressing Workshop – Southland Community Nursery – 1pm-4pm (park at 183 Grant Road car park). Bring along your apples to press in Malcolm McKenzies Cider Press - $5 donation.
Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May 2018 - Printmaking with Jo Ogier - $100 for 2 days. Booking essential. Details for the Printmaking Workshop
23 April and 27 April - Native plant ID Plant Workshop “Know your Southland Natives” with Jesse Bythell
Saturday 14 April and Saturday 21 April 2018 - Flax Weaving with Kelly Crawford - Introduction to Weaving level 3. Details for the Weaving Workshop
Wednesday 7 March 2018 - Foraging with Maggie and Chris – meet 183 Grant Road, Otatara carpark at 6.30pm - $5 per person. No booking required. Details for the Foraging Workshop. Foraging Information Sheet
17 June 2017 - Matariki Night (including swede carving, candle making and shared food!) - Kiwi Conservation Club families 5-7pm (bring a torch and food), then 7pm-9pm (bring supper to share).
22 April 2017 and 20 May 2017 - Natural Body products Workshops with Honorlea Mangion. Booking essential. Basic 1 – lip balm, massage bars, bath salts and salt scrub.
10 April 2017 - Know your Southland Natives - Jesse Bythell and Chris Rance.
Sunday 26 March 2017 - Nature Photography for Beginners - Wynston Cooper and Dawn Patterson - 10am-1.30pm. $20 per person, limited to 10 people. Booking essential.
Wednesday 8 March 2017 - Foraging with Maggie and Chris - 6.30pm-8pm - $5
Native Seed collecting workshops with Chris– Friday 19 February 2016 (gold coin donation)
Kiwi Conservation Club trips with Bronwyn Saturday 12 March 2016 – 2-4pm, Saturday 18 June 2016, Saturday 13 August 2016, Sunday 6 November 2016. (Bronwyn KCC 213 0017)
Native Plant Sale– Sunday 17 April 2016 – 1-3pm
Apple Pressing Workshopwith Malcolm – Friday 13 May 2016 – 1-3pm ($5 donation)
Natural Body Products Workshop with Honorlea - Saturday 21 May 2016 and Saturday 11 June 2016 – 9.30am-2.30pm - $60 Limited to 10 people. Booking Essential). Workshop Details
Matariki Night Celebration (BYO Supper to share) – Saturday 18 June 2016 – 7-9pm. KCC Children’s Activity 5-7pm
Apple Pruning Workshops with the Guytons – Saturday 23 July 2016 (and or 20, 21 July).Booking Essential
Apple Grafting Workshops with the Guytons– Saturday 24 September (and/or 21,22 September). Booking Essential
Previous Community Nursery Workshops
Foraging with Maggie, Linda and Chris October 2015
- Workshop Description - Foraging with Maggie, Linda and Chris
Jo Ogier Art Workshop October 2015
- Workshop Description “Field Sketching and Nature Journaling”
Jo Ogier Art Workshops February 2015
- Workshop Description Jo Ogier Art Workshops