Cultivating Connections Alberta Regional Food Systems Forum 2017

Alberta Food Matters and FLEdGE (Food Locally Embedded, Globally Engaged) are pleased to announce Cultivating Connections, Alberta Regional Food Systems Forum.
The forum is taking place from February 3rd to 5th, 2017 at the Northlands Expo Center, Edmonton, Alberta.

Cultivating Connections will gather people…


Composting Workshop

The benefits of adding compost to your soil are undeniable and an important part of growing a bountiful and beautiful vegetable crop. Have you been wondering how you could integrate a compost system into your yard and garden? Come hear…


Fermentation Workshop

Fermentation as a food preservation method has become increasingly popular for it's health benefits.

Fermentation doesn't require an added acidic liquid or heat, and can be accomplished with as little as a container and salt (although more typically goes into…


Jam & Chutney Canning Workshop

Learn how to waterbath can delicious jams and chutneys. You will be able to take home a portion of what you have prepared.

Cost: $10

Space is limited; To register bring your payment of cash or cheque only to Community Health Services…


Hunger Count 2016

Working in partnership with the Community Assistance Network (CAN), the Community Food Connections Association (CFCA) is hosting the Medicine Hat Hunger Count 2016.

This invitation goes out to all organizations that provide food supports within the community.

CFCA and CAN are researching…


Hat Food Movement Planning Meeting

Would you like to help plan the annual garden and kitchen workshops and upcoming events as well as discussing food security action in Medicine Hat? If so, please come out for this meeting!

7pm Thursday February 11th at Police Point Nature…


Community Kitchen Leader Training Workshop

****NEW LOCATION!!!****

Due to the overwhelming response from the community, we have had to change the location of the workshop to a larger venue, the Miywasin Society of Aboriginal Services located at 517 - 3rd St. SE!

This workshop is an…


Growing Cities: A Film about Urban Farming in America

A documentary film that examines the role of urban farming in America and asks how much power it has to revitalize our cities and change the way we eat.

In their search for answers, filmmakers Dan Susman and Andrew Monbouquette take…


Saving Garden Produce: trade simple tips, tricks or tools with other gardeners!

Do you have special methods for preserving your garden harvest? Have you found a customized tool that makes that job so much easier?

We want to know about it! Come out to our preserving exchange roundtable to trade your tricks…


Community Gardener's Corn Roast

Come out and celebrate your Community Garden harvest with your family and the other Community Gardeners and volunteers! Please RSVP to Rob Gardner by August 26th. This event will take place at the Sheldon Miller Friendship Garden.