List of Upcoming Workshops & Events for 2018
EFAO - Ecological Farmers of Ontario - presents is annual three day conference this year in London, Ontario. December 5-7, 2018. Earth Haven Learning Centre will be participating in its 4th year as a trade vendor selling books and answering questions on organic, biodynamic, permaculture, restorative and sustainable agricultural practices. For more information, visit www.conference.efao.ca or see our calendar.
ACORN Conference (Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network) - once again Earth Haven Learning Centre will be participating at this event as a trade vendor. November 26-28, 2018 in Charlottetown, P.E.I. For more information, visit www.acornorganic.org/conference
Trenton Woodlot Conference - November 23, 2018, Battawa Community Centre, Battawa, Ontario. The Trenton Woodlot Conference has run for nearly 30 years and is a premier forest event in Eastern Ontario. Through workshops, conferences and speaker events they encourage landowners and community leaders to engage in stewardship activities. This is a well attended event and a wonderful opportunity to share ideas about topics ranging from local archaeology and falconry to fishery, forestry and wildlife management. Two keynote speakers this year - Dr. Rene Van Acker, will present Farms and Woodlots: keystones to a healthy environment for all, and Susan Willis Chan, a Ph.D. Candidate, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph will present How Wooded Edges Make Farms Better. For more information, visit www.hastingsstewardship.ca
The Journey From Soil to Soul with Jaspal Chattha, a Biodynamic farmer and member of the Managing Committee of the Bio Dynamic Association of India. He will share stories of how he has trained farmers across India and how he attended the recent international conference of Biodynamic Agriculture in Dornach, Switzerland. This one day workshop will be held at Earth Haven Learning Centre, Sunday, November 17, 2018.
The Impact of Herbicides on Insects with Henri Goulet, Researcher at Agriculture Canada. Plus, How to Keep Bees Happy and Healthy with Johnny de Matos, experienced natural beekeeper. This one day workshop will be held at Earth Haven Learning Centre, Sunday, September 30, 2018.
A Workshop with the Elementals, led by Rosemary Tayler and Kathryn Aunger at Earth Haven Learning Centre, Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 10am to 3pm.
St. Andrews United Church will be hosting their 11th annual 100 Mile Diet even in Grafton, Ontario on Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 12 noon to 4pm. Earth Haven Learning Centre will be attending this event as a vendor selling books and calendars. For more information visit www.100miledietgrafton.weebly.com
Organic Seed Saving Workshop with seed expert Cate Henderson. A one day workshop at Earth Haven Learning Centre, Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 10am to 3pm.
Fermentation Festival, Crystal Palace, Picton, Ontario. Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 10am to 4pm. Earth Haven Learning Centre will be attending this event as a vendor selling books and calendars. For more information, visit www.ontariofermentationfest.com
A Visit to Seven Permaculture Farms, a one day workshop with Braydon Lajeunesse as he shares stories of his five-year journey to permaculture farms and communties in Mexico, Guatemala, Wales, Denmark, England, Norway and Canada. His stories integrate a variety of traditions that can be applied to a permaculture lifestyle. Join us at Earth Haven Learning Centre, Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 10 am to 2pm.
Ontario Horticultural Society Convention, Friday, July 27 and Saturday July 28 from 8am to 5pm at the Ambassador Hotel and Convention Centre, Kingston, Ontario. Earth Haven Learning Centre will be attending this event as a vendor selling books and calendars. For more information, visit www.gardenontario.org
2018 Guelph Organic Conference - Where Farmers & Consumers Meet Annual Event. January 25 to 28, 2018. Guelph University Centre, Guelph, Ontario, Canada. For more information, visit www,guelphorganicconf.ca.
Earth Haven Learning Centre and the Society for Biodynamic Farming and Gardening in Ontario will be offering a wide variety of books for sale, along with the 2018 Celestial Planting Calendar. Membership renewals for biodynamic members as well as new members. Visit our table in the main mezzanine.