KootenayFood Featured Events + 101’s

Sausage Party! Nov 15

November 15th 2-5pm Community Sausage Making 101 $20 (Space is limited, Registrations REQUIRED) Let them Eat Kraut! A Community Collaboration The West Kootenay Permaculture Co-op (WKPCo-op), the folks behind Kootenay Food, Winlaw Elementary School and The Kootenay Co-op are “linking” up to offer hands-on food education to students and community! Last Year the WKPCo-op was…

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Kootenay Food PHOTO CONTEST!

KOOTENAY FOOD PHOTO CONTEST! Kootenay Food is seeking submissions for our first ever Farm, Food + Animal Photo Contest! This contest runs from November 1-30, 2017 and we’ve got three great grand prizes to give away to the chosen winner in each category. We are looking for high quality, vivid photographs, in the following categories: Farm –…

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AYURVEDA COOKING + YOGA CAFE

YOGA CAFE: AN EVENING OF YOGA, MEDITATION, LEARNING + TEA | OCT 20 6PM – 9PM $ PAY WHAT YOU CAN Ayurveda is the Ancient healing system of India. Join Sachin in exploring Ayurveda and the depths of knowledge that have been passed down for generations. Discover techniques to determine predominant doshas (we are all…

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PRESS FEST : ALL THE JUICY DETAILS

WKPCo-op IS HOSTING THE MOBILE JUICE PRESS AGAIN THIS YEAR! WHAT’S THE SERVICE? Everyone is welcome to bring their own apples &/or pears (fresh-picked non-bruised fruit) for pressing & packaging in shelf stable (retail ready “bag-in-box”) 5L packages. NO MINIMUMS THIS YEAR! Bring a basket or load the truck! * See Small batch info below.…

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FUN DAY SUNDAY SEPT 24th! PRESS FEST + PICKLE PALOOZA RETURN!

3-in-1 FABULOUS FALL FESTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY! The 1st Annual Slocan Park Community Fun Day, The 2nd Annual PRESS FEST, and the 3rd (not exactly annual) Pickle Palooza all together in one place for a full day of Events and Fall Festivities! Bring the Family (and not the dogs), come hungry & ready to…

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EAT THE GARDEN TOUR

2017 TOUR GUIDE AND MAP DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE VERSION OF THE MAP NOW Printed Maps available at sponsor locations UPDATE: * Most locations are now out of maps… but there are some at the Co-op in Slocan Park & Sleep is for Sissies. ** Please note garden #5 is near lemon creek, the address on…

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WKPCo-op AGM

A message to our Co-op members (and those interested in joining) Thank you for supporting the work of the WKPCA over the years! We are doing some great things for our region’s foodshed, and would like to share with you what is on the horizon. Please join us for an engaging AGM, some light local…

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Gardeners and Vendors Wanted!

If you are a crafter, maker, baker or grower, then mark your calendar for Sunday July 9th! The garden tour attracts hundreds of art and garden enthusiast each year, and we curate garden locations that truly allow your art, craft & food offerings to shine and entice waves of visitors all day long! Sign up…

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EAT-the-GARDEN tour of Slocan Valley

EAT-THE-GARDEN TOUR A SLOCAN MAKER, BAKER, GROWER TOUR   This year the West Kootenay Permaculture Co-op are putting their very own KOOTENAY-FOOD-LOVERS spin on the Slocan Valley Art & Garden tour! We dipped our toes in and organised a hugely successful tour last year, and this year we are making it a little more delicious!…

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