We are Looking for Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers for the spring and summer gardening season! Volunteers are an essential part of the garden community and we are looking forward to getting more student involvement.

If you are interested in becoming involve through any of these roles, send us a message at ccgassist@uvic.ca

Volunteer Role Descriptions

Outreach Volunteers

Outreach Volunteers assist with events and initiatives that promote the presence of the Campus Community Garden on campus and around the community. This includes tabling at events such as club days and at pop-up markets where we distribute food from the garden and information about getting involved. Other duties include assisting in developing outreach materials and helping plan outreach activities throughout the year.

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Spring 2018 Workshops

Take a look at upcoming workshops and events at the garden this spring. We are excited for some fun learning opportunities with organizations and innovators in Victoria including the Compost Education Center, Gather Victoria, Inspired Living Nutrition, Hannah Estabrook, Elder Earl Claxton Jr, Hatchet and Seed, and more! You can visit our facebook page for more information about the workshops or email ccgassist@uvic.ca for details and to register.

Winter Chanterelles

Winter Chanterelles

Still thinking about foraging for mushrooms? It’s not too late! Winter Chanterelles are a  well known and safe mushroom to lookout for in and around Victoria this time of year. These tasty mushrooms can be found throughout most of the winter. They look similar to fall chanterelles but are smaller with a hollow stem.

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We’re looking for new Board Members

We are looking for new Board Members to join the Campus Community Garden starting Oct 2017. This is a volunteer position which includes 1 board meeting a month and other varied responsibilities. Training on board governance and responsibilities are provided. Student of all levels of experience are welcome and encouraged; this is a great opportunity to gain new skills and be part of the gardening community on Campus and in Victoria.

We will be electing a new board on September 27th 2017 at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) in the SUB upper Lounge Board Room. 

Please contact us or come to our AGM if you have questions or are interested in becoming part of the board.

CCG Board Member Roles 2017-2018

What does being a CCG Board Member entail?

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Upcoming Workshops

August 24, 2017  4 -5:30pm

Join us at the Campus Community Garden to learn the basics of beekeeping from our resident beekeeper Barry.
You will learn the importance of bees, what they do for our environment, what swarms are and the basics of keeping a bee box and collecting honey.
There will be honey from our bee boxes to enjoy!

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