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It is with great excitement that we launch our 2014 season which is dishing out 23 classes from March 13 - October 18th!!! From Seeding 101, to Solar Greenhouses to Urban Foraging...we have bushels of classes to feed your appetite. 
Plant a seed & grow with us this year
www.spec.bc.ca/UFFS

SPEC needs great people!

Got some time? Got some skills? Want to work with a great team?

See our volunteer opportunities here!

Now looking for: Food leaders, Energetic Energy people, social media mavens, communications strategy czars, branding specialists, shop-talkers, joke-tellers and much more!!


SPEC's Video is a Community Champion Winner!



Green 2 Go helps you green your favourite local restaurants!

Do you wish your favourite local restaurant would use more sustainable to-go containers? Here's a guide that will help you educate them on the more sustainable options available. Voice your opinion and show them this infographic depicting that people want more sustainable to-go containers and are willing to pay up to 25 cents on their take out orders to have them.

Want to help your favourite local restaurant to better recycle and compost? Take them this guide informing them of the new metro Vancouver waste regulations coming in 2014 and 2015 and show them these infographics on the Four R's and Composting and Recycling in Metro Vancouver. Print these and take them to your favourite local restaurants! 

Watch the latest SPEC school garden build!








 

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Upcoming Events

28 Aug 2014 5:30 PM (PDT) • UBC Botanical Garden - 6804 Marine Dr SW, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
09 Sep 2014 6:00 PM (PDT) • Vancouver Food Bank Society 1150 Raymur Ave, Vancouver, BC V6A 3T2
18 Sep 2014 6:00 PM (PDT) • SPEC Office - 2060 Pine Street
23 Sep 2014 6:00 PM (PDT) • Vancouver Food Bank Society 1150 Raymur Ave, Vancouver, BC V6A 3T2
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