Click through the links below to get involved! Ecosource offers a large range of FREE community education opportunities for individuals and families who would like to get involved with growing delicious organic food in our community. Some programs are ongoing and require a more intensive time commitment from volunteers, while others are offered on a drop-in or one-time event basis.
Want to tap into the health benefits of gardening? Our Seniors Gardening sessions get you moving and are a great way to get hands-on learning about gardening and healthy living. Click here to learn more about this program. We are now taking group bookings for 2018.
A full season training program from seed to garden to harvest to compost! Offered across the City of Mississauga. This program requires volunteers to commit for the whole season. Click here to learn more about this program.
A weekly garden drop-in and training program offered every Tuesday during the growing season, from 3pm-6pm, at the Iceland Teaching Garden. Participants are welcome to join us for one or all sessions! Those who complete more than 30 hours in the garden receive a certificate at the end of the season. Watch our program video or click here to learn more about this program.
Interested in getting children outdoors and allowing them to follow their creative instincts? Join us at an outdoor play session for stories, games, and a variety of hands-on activities. Click here to learn more about this program.
Individuals of all ages as well as corporate, community and school groups are invited to join us at community gardens to tend the food bank plots and habitat learning areas. Check out our 2012 Healthy Roots video to see some of the exciting activities we’ve offered in past seasons.