Adult Workshops

The Compost Education Centre is pleased to offer a diverse range of workshops on composting, organic gardening, and sustainable living topics every year.  Check out what’s coming up at the Centre on our calendar or click your way over to our Eventbrite page for the full line-up and descriptions!

You can register for workshops through our Eventbrite page, by calling the Centre at 250-386-9676, or by emailing us at

2018 Workshops

January 27: Winter Pruning

FREE! February 3: Composting Basics

February 3: Planning Your Year Round Veggie Garden

February 24: Zero Waste Living

FREE! March 3: Composting Basics 

March 3: Spring Planting: From Seed to Seedling

FREE! March 10: Worm Composting

March 10: Grow Your Own Food

March 24: Backyard Rainwater Management

FREE! April 7: Composting Basics

April 7: Indigenous Plant Walk

FREE! April 14: Advanced Composting

April 14: Natural Landscaping in the Victoria Area

FREE! April 21: Soil: Really Important Tiny Lives 

April 28: Teapot Medicine

FREE! May 5: Composting Basics

May 5: Building Healthy Soil

May 26: Gardening For Pollinators

FREE! June 2: Composting Basics

June 2: Sustainable Systems Site Tour

June 9: Brewing Kombucha and Kefir

June 23: Creating An Herbal First Aid Kit

FREE! September 8: Composting Basics

September 8: Pressure Canning

FREE! September 15: Soil: Really Important Tiny Lives

September 15: Creating An Herbal Medicine Cabinet 

FREE! September 22: Worm Composting

September 29: Permaculture Basics

FREE! October 13: Composting Basics

October 13: Tot and Parent/Guardian Site Tour

FREE!  October 20: Advanced Composting

October 20: Food Preservation Through Fermentation

October 28: Perennial Vegetables

FREE! November 3: Composting Basics

November 3: Growing Mushroom Logs

November 17: Plant Propagation

Adult Workshops and Site Tours