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Thursday 18/01/2018





Regional Facilities Auckland brings us a summer of entertainment and sustainable practices for a more liveable city. Diary the dates below to sample the goodness of gardens, fresh food and the Love of Bees!

Growing Food in Small Spaces with Paul Crowhurst
Sun Jan 21, 10.30am – 12pm
Growing food in small spaces comes with its own set of challenges. Paul will cover soils, growing media, fertilising, pest control, what to grow and when to plant. Book your free workshop and join the Facebook event.

Dinner in the Square
Thu 25 Jan, 6pm – 8pm
Everybody Eats is all about feeding people, by rescuing food that would otherwise go to waste and crafting beautiful meals for the whole community to enjoy. Take a moment out from the bustle of city life and join us as we reclaim Aotea Square and celebrate our diverse neighbourhood with a community meal. All available on a pay as you feel basis. Book
your free workshop and join the Facebook event.

Growing Fruit Trees in the City with Kings Plant Barn
Sun Jan 28, 10.30am – 12pm
A Kings Plant Barn garden expert will share top tips for growing fruit trees in Auckland. Learn which varieties you can grow in small urban gardens, how to care for them, how and when to prune, and how you can get the most fruit out of limited space. Book your free workshop and join the Facebook event.

Natural Beekeeping Basics with For The Love of Bees
Sun 4 Feb, 11am – 12.30pm
Basic beekeeping doesn't require huge amounts of money, time or space, and it can be done just about anywhere flowers bloom...Book your free workshop  and join the Facebook event.

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