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2019 Events

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Sep. 19, 2019


Event: Health & Wellness Day
Sponsor: New Leaf: Living and Learning Together Inc.
Location: 19601 Leslie Street, Queensville, On
Details: Since 1984 New Leaf: Living and Learning Together Inc. has been providing services and supports in the community to persons who have an intellectual disability and a dual diagnosis (developmental disability and accompanying mental health or behavioural issue). Join Cathy for a heartfelt Laughter Yoga session.

 

 


Sep. 22, 2019


Event: Laughter Yoga
Sponsor: Hospice Georgina
Location: The Link
20849 Dalton Road, Sutton, ON
Details: Hospice Georgina is a caring community of trained volunteers dsedicated to providing non-medical emotional, and spiritual support to all people in Georgina with a life threatening illness, and also to their families and care givers. Join Cathy for a heartfelt Laughter Yoga session (10 am) and at her booth all day. All are welcome.

 

 


Sep. 26, 2019


Event: Laughter Yoga
Sponsor: Margaret Bahen Hospice for York Region
Location: 653 Queen Street Newmarket, ON
Details: Margaret Bahen Hospice is a 10-bed facility that provides 24/7 nursing-medical care, social work services, spiritual support, pharmacy & complimentary therapies to care for our residents and their families. Join Cathy for a heartfelt Laughter Yoga session. All are welcome.

 

 


Oct. 5, 2019
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 


Event: Sprouting Workshop
Sponsor: Bradford Public Library
Location: 425 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON
Details: Learn all about why Sprouts are considered nature's superfood. Learn how to grow sprouts in 24-48 hours. Adding sprouts to your life adds life to your life.
Cost: Free event - Please register.

 


Oct. 26, 2019
(12:00 - 1:30 pm)

 


Event: A New Climate: Environmental Education in Action
Sponsor: U of T. - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE)
Location: OISE Library
252 Bloor St. W. Toronto ON
Details: Environmental and Sustainability Education is a pillar of education in Ontario, and at OISE we strive to integrate these concepts and practices into our teaching and learning. This one day conference seeks to provide professional learning in Environmental Education (EE) for TDSB teachers and OISE graduate students as a way to support the important work of the EcoSchools Program.


Jan. 25 - 26, 2020
Sat. 9 am - 5:30 pm
Sun. 10 am - 4:30 pm

 


Event: 38th Annual Guelph Organic Conference & Expo
Location: University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
Details: Organics, what's the buzz? Canada's Premiere Organic Event! This four-day event will feature over 150 booths, workshops, seminars and expert panels. Find out all about Sprouts and Sprouting. Why are Sprouts considered a Superfood? How about Vermicomposting? Is this the year to start your worm bin? Be sure to visit Cathy's Crawly Composters booth on the lower level


Free admission to marketplace - Free Weekend Parking.

 


May 18, 2020
7:00 pm


Event: The Wonder of Worms & the Simplicity of Sprouts
Sponsor: St. Catharines Horticultural Society
Location: Grace Mennonite Church
677 Niagara St. St. Catharines, ON
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomposting is explained from set-up to harvest. Sprouts are considered nature's superfood. Learn how to grow sprouts in 24-48 hours. Adding sprouts to your life adds life to your life.


Aug. 24, 2020
7:30 pm


Event: The Wonder of Worms & the Simplicity of Sprouts
Sponsor: Lake Simcoe Gardeners
Location: Keswick United Church
177 Church Street, Keswick, ON
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomposting is explained from set-up to harvest. Sprouts are considered nature's superfood. Learn how to grow sprouts in 24-48 hours. Adding sprouts to your life adds life to your life.

** Past Events **

Sep. 12, 2019


Event: TRCA PD Day - The Wonder of Worms
Sponsor: Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)
Location: Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Pkwy, North York, ON
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomsposting is explained from set-up to harvest.
Cost: Free to attend. Please follow this link to Register Online.

 


Sept. 12, 2019
6:00 pm


Event: The Wonder of Worms
Sponsor: Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve
Location: Canadore College
1 College Drive, Parry Sound, ON
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomsposting is explained from set-up to harvest.

 

 


Sep. 10, 2019
7:00 - 8:30 pm


Event: Laughter Wellness
Sponsor: Hospice Vaughan
Location: 31 Woodbridge Ave, Vaughan, Woodbridge, Ontario
Details: Hospice Vaughan is a caring community of trained volunteers dedicated to providing non-medical emotional, and spiritual support to all people in Vaughan with a life threatening illness, and also to their families and care givers. Join Cathy for a heartfelt Laughter Yoga session. All are welcome.

 

 


Sep. 4, 2019
2:00 - 3:00pm


Event: Laughter Yoga for Seniors
Sponsor: Better Living Health
Location: Markham Multicultural Centre
1443 Denison St. Markham, Ontario
Details: Better Living Health and Community Services is committed to helping adults and seniors, at all stages, experience a better quality of life. We provide essential services that assist seniors and disabled adults wishing to live independently at home and allow respite for people in a care giving role. Join Cathy for a heartfelt Laughter Yoga session.

 

 


Aug. 27, 2019
3:30 - 5:30 pm


Event: The Wonder of Worms
Sponsor: The GARDENS (Green Artisan Retailers & Designers Environmental Networking Space)
Location: LAMP Community Health Centre
185 Fifth St, Etobicoke, ON
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomsposting is explained from set-up to harvest.

 


July 14, 2019
2:00 pm
(2nd Sunday of each month)


Event: Laughter Sundays
Sponsor: Cathy & Susie
New Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park
Queen St. West & Strachan Ave. Toronto, ON
Details: Join us for an hour of Laughter on the 2nd Sunday of each month. Open to all. Laugh your heart out at Trinity Bellwoods. It is free and open to all.

 

 


July 5, 2019
2:00 - 4:00 pm


Event: The Wonder of Worms
Sponsor: Aurora Public Library
Location: 15145 Yonge Street, Aurora , On
Details: Learn all about worms and Vermicomposting - a viable solution for anywhere not being served by an organic collection program or access to outdoor composting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. During the presentation, vermicomsposting is explained from set-up to harvest.
Guests always welcome

 


June 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Event: The Art of Cannabis Cultivation ~ Part 3 - Pests Be Gone
Sponsor: Plant Alchemy
Location: 446 King Rd, Richmond Hill, ON
Details: Whether you use cannabis for medicinal or recreational purposes, we'll help you foster an enriched relationship with cannabis. We do this by combining mindfulness practices with cannabis literacy - focusing on the therapeutic benefits for improved health, increased vitality and even transformation of relationships.
Join Cathy & Rick as we talk good soil in Pests Be Gone, part of a series of talks on The Art of Cannabis Cultivation. This is part three of a Free Cannabis Cultivation Series that cover everything from seeds to harvest.
To register please follow this link.

 


June 22, 2019
12:00 - 4:00 pm

 

 


Event: Strawberry Social
Sponsor: Signe's Kitchen
Location: Clock Tower Park
845 New Amherst Street New Amherst, ON
Details: Strawberry season, the most eagerly anticipated few weeks of summer, is at its peak mid to late June. This is the perfect time of year to plan a Strawberry Social! You are invited to join an open air market at the ClockTower Park. This is a Farmers Market style venue with food, arts and crafts, products of all sorts from health and wellness to dog treats to composters, clothes, housewares and local experiences.


June 9, 2019
2:00 pm
(2nd Sunday of each month)


Event: Laughter Sundays
Sponsor: Cathy & Susie
New Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park
Queen St. West & Sttrachan Ave. Toronto, ON
Details: Join us for an hour of Laughter on the 2nd Sunday of each month. Open to all. Laugh your heart out at one of Toronto's best patio's. It is free and open to all.

 

 

 


June 8, 2019
10:00 - 4:00 pm

 


Event: Hello Spring! Garden Tour & Afternoon Tea
Sponsor: NeighbourLink North York
Location: John Mckenzie House
34 Parkview Ave, North York, ON
Details: NeighbourLink North York with the support of residents in the community and the North York Garden Club have come together to celebrate spring and NeighbourLink North York’s 25 years of serving the community. Enjoy a spectacular showcase of 10 unique private and community gardens on a self-guided tour in Willowdale. Ticket-holders will start their tour at one of our designated Garden Tour Hubs. End your tour at the Parkview Community Gardens and adjoining John Mackenzie House for 3 afternoons tea scheduled between 12-3:30 pm. There will be live music, workshops and family-friendly activities will be hosted throughout the day. Self guided garden tours and geo caching begin at 10 am- 3pm.
Follow this link for tickets.


June 5, 2019
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

 


Event: Youth World Environment Day
Sponsor: Morningside Community Changers
Location: Morningside Park,
Morningside Avenue, Scarborough, ON
Details: Come join us for Youth World Environment Day! There will be science activities, bird research activities and lots more put on by some amazing groups. Drop by at our booth and say hello.

 

 


June 4, 2019
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

 


Event: PalCare Spring Symposium 2019
For You ~ A day of self care for Palliative Care Professionals and Volunteers.
Sponsor: PalCare Network for York Region
Location: Edwards Village Markham,
50 E Valhalla Dr, Markham, Ontario
Details: An interactive day of inspiration, laughter yoga, aromatherapy, meditation and art.
Join Cathy for: Laughter - Too important to leave to chance.

Download Agenda and Registration Form.

 

 


May 26, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

 


Event: Beeton Honey & Garden Festival
Sponsor: Town of Beeton
Location: Main St. Beeton, ON
Details: David Allanson Jones was a storekeeper and postmaster who settled in the small West Gwillimbury community of Clarksville during the 1860's. Across Europe and North America, David A. Jones became known as the Bee King of the Nineteenth Century. In 1875, Clarksville was renamed Bee Town in his honour. Eventually the spelling was changed to the short British form, Beeton.
The quaint Victorian Main Street will be lined with over 170 vendors selling items for the home, garden and you! Snap up that perfect vintage table at our Antique Alley, purchase an Alpaca sweater at our International Bazaar, or a one-of-a-kind piece of art at the SSAC Artist & Artisan Marketplace. Visit the Cathy's Crawly Composters booth and find out what's new with the worms and sprouters.


May 16, 2019
6:30 - 8:30 pm

 


Event: Gardening and EcoFair Evening
Sponsor: Louise Arbour Secondary School
Location: 365 Father Tobin Road, Brampton, Ontario
Details: Come and stock up with seeds and seedlings. Vendors and speakers will delight and amaze you. Learn all about worms and vermicomposting. Discover how worms convert organic matter into nature's finest soil amendment known as castings. Feed the soil, not the plant. Also, learn how to grow sprouts on the counter in 24-48 hours. Sprouts are considered nature's superfood. Adding sprouts to your life adds life to your life.


May 5, 2019
2:00 pm


Event: World Laughter Day
Sponsor: Cathy & Susie
Location: The Keating Pub & Grill
2 Villiers Street, Toronto, ON
Details: World Laughter Day is an annual event celebrated to raise awareness about laughter and its many healing benefits. World Laughter Day is celebrated in many large cities around the world. Thousands of people join together worldwide and laugh together. It is free and open to all.
To register online: follow this link.

 


Apr. 28, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Event: Downsview Park Earth Day Festival
Location: Downsview Park
70 Canuck Ave. North York, ON
Details: It's Earth Day and what better way to celebrate than with the worms. Come and see a unique mix of vendors, speakers and environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?
Cathy will be presenting "The Wonder of Worms".

 


Apr. 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Event: 2019 Kids’ World of Energy Festival Community Day
Sponsor: Relay Education
Location: Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4W 3X8
Details: The 12th annual Kids’ World of Energy Festival brings families and community organizations together for a day of activities, games, and conversations focused on energy and sustainability. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?

 


Apr. 24, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Event: The Art of Cannabis Cultivation ~ Part 3 - Pests Be Gone
Sponsor: Plant Alchemy
Location: 446 King Rd, Richmond Hill, ON
Details: Whether you use cannabis for medicinal or recreational purposes, we'll help you foster an enriched relationship with cannabis. We do this by combining mindfulness practices with cannabis literacy - focusing on the therapeutic benefits for improved health, increased vitality and even transformation of relationships.
Join Cathy & Rick as we talk good soil in Pests Be Gone, part of a series of talks on The Art of Cannabis Cultivation. This is part three of a Free Cannabis Cultivation Series that cover everything from seeds to harvest.
To register please follow this link.

 


Apr. 20, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Event: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre Earth Day Celebration
Sponsor: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
Location: 16160 Highway 12 East, Midland, ON
Details: The day’s events will include vendors as well as informational booths wildlife and environmental groups, live animal demonstrations, a BioBlitz, and an invasive species pull. The goal of our celebration is to get involved with environmental stewardship in a fun, family friendly way that will spark a lasting interest in helping mother earth. Please stop by the Cathy's Composters/Cathy's Sprouters booth.

 


Mar. 30, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Event: Seedy Saturday & Green Fair - Scarborough
Sponsor: Toronto Community Garden Network
Location: Blessed Cardinal Newman High School - 100 Brimley Road South, Toronto, ON
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Scarborough's Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?


Mar. 23, 2019
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

 


Event: St. Catharines Seedy Saturday
Sponsor: Niagara Master Gardeners
Location: St George’s Anglican Church
83 Church St., St Catharines
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending St. Catharines' Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?
Cathy will be presenting "The Wonder of Worms" and "The Simplicity of Sprouts" at 12:30.

 


Mar. 16, 2019
9:30 am - 3:00 pm


Event: Seedy Saturday - Bradford
Sponsor: Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
Location: Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
425 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Bradford's Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants as well as interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?

 


Mar. 10, 2019
12:00 - 5:00 pm

 


Event: Peterborough Seedy Sunday
Sponsor: Urban Tomato
Location: Emmanuel East United Church
534 George St N, Peterborough, ON
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Peterborough's Seedy Sunday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?

 


Mar. 9, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

 


Event: Seedy Saturday Brampton
Sponsor: Seeds of Diversity
Location: Century Gardens Recreation Centre
340 Vodden St E. Brampton
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Brampton's Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?

 


Mar. 2, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Event: Seedy Saturday York Region
Sponsor: York Region Food Network
Location: Newmarket Community Centre
200 Doug Duncan Dr., Newmarket, ON.
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending York Region's Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?
Join Cathy for a "Sprout talk".

 


Feb. 23, 2019
9:30 am - 2:30 pm


Event: Seedy Saturday Kitchener
Sponsor: Kitchener Horticultural Society
Location: Kitchener Public Library
85 Queen St N, Kitchener, ON
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Kitchener's Seedy Saturday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?
Cathy will be presenting "The Wonder of Worms".

 


Feb. 20, 2019
5:30 pm

 


Event: The Badass Revolution Night
Sponsor: Dana Pharant
Location: Lion's Gate Banquet Hall
386 Blake St, Barrie, ON
Details: Become a Badass in Business - Some incredible spoeakers and vendors. No matter where you are in your business, you likely want more. Maybe it is more money, or maybe it is more free time. Either way you need to change something to get what you desire. It is time to get super comfortable with change so that you can have whatever you desire in your business and your life. Be sure to stop by and visit Cathy's booth where she will talk to you about sprouts and how to make your business a happier place.



Feb. 17, 2019
11:00 - 2:00 pm


Event: Stratford Seedy Sunday
Sponsor: Stratford’s Master Gardeners
Location:The Local
612 Erie Street, Stratford, OnN
Details: It's time to plant a seed about attending Stratford's Seedy Sunday 2019. Come and see a unique mix of seed and gardening supply merchants, environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?

 


Feb. 14, 2019
8:00 am - 3:00 pm


Event: Super Conference
Sponsor: Ontario EcoSchools
Location: New Student Center - York University
15 Library Ln, North York, ON
Details: This day of environmental learning and networking is open to everyone, high school students and adults, and is an event not to be missed! Come and see a unique mix of vendors, speakers and environmental groups providing interesting workshops. Learn what it takes to setup your own vermicomposter. See how easy it is to setup, maintain and harvest your own vermicomposting system. What size do I need? What can I feed the worms? How often do I feed them?
Find out about sprouts. Why they are considered a Superfood?

 


Jan. 30, 2019
7:00 - 9:00 pm

 


Event: Sprouting Workshop
Sponsor: Bradford Public Library
Location: 425 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON
Details: Learn all about why Sprouts are considered nature's superfood. Learn how to grow sprouts in 24-48 hours. Adding sprouts to your life adds life to your life.
Cost: Free event - Please register.


Jan. 26 - Jan 27, 2019
Sat. 9 am - 5:30 pm
Sun. 10 am - 4:30 pm

 


Event: 38th Annual Guelph Organic Conference & Expo
Location: University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
Details: Organics, what's the buzz? Canada's Premiere Organic Event! This four-day event will feature over 150 booths, workshops, seminars and expert panels. Find out all about Sprouts and Sprouting. Why are Sprouts considered a Superfood? How about Vermicomposting? Is this the year to start your worm bin? Be sure to visit Cathy's Crawly Composters booth on the lower level


Free admission to marketplace - Free Weekend Parking.

 


Jan. 20, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Event: 28th Annual Dream Garden Conference
Sponsor: Galt Horticultural Society
Location: Hespeler Memorial Arena – Beehive Hall
640 Ellis Road W, Cambridge, ON
Details: Featuring Author Robert Pavlis and Garden Dignitary Denis Flanagan. Garden Ideas and perspectives. Ticket price includes Speakers, Vendors, Breakfast, Lunch & Membership to Galt Hort. Society. Cathy will be on hand to talk about vermicomposting and to show off her with her Super Simple Sprouter.
Cost: $55 - Register online.

 

 

 


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Bradford, Ontario
Local: (905) 775-9495
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