Things heat up in the garden with more sunshine, and event opportunities heat up too!
This is what you will find in the garden this month other then the ripening berries:
Thursday July 3 7pm Legion of Flying Monkeys concert and video shoot, come be a part of the audience and enjoy the shady hillside and music.
Tuesday July 8 6-8:30pm Fibre dye harvesting – gathering berries and bark for future dye projects of the Means of Production fibre- for hte installation to be made on site as a part of the Urban Cloth Project
Saturday July 19 11am-3pm Join in for foraging fibre plants and general garden clean up work in the shady area of the garden.
Wednesday July 9 and 23 6-8pm As a part of the Urban Cloth Project, dance with us through-out the spring, summer and fall. Explore connections between labour, land and community as the growing season inspires our dances. Ongoing sessions will lead towards participatory performances linking place & local materials. Wear movement friendly footwear, sun hat or rain gear. Open to all. Contact Mirae for more information: miraerosner (at)gmail.com.
Wednesday July 30 6.30pm Potluck picnic and garden tour with the Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood house Food Connections Group. Meet some neighbrous, enjoy the garden and learn about the plantings at MOP that grow specifically for use in creative applications. Musical instruments? Paper? Cloth? Dye? Tools?….Yes!