Tag Archives: Cranbrook Food Action Committee

Community Cash Award winners announced

Members and guests joined East Kootenay Community Credit Union (EKC) for the financial institution’s Annual General Meeting April 22 at the Heritage Inn. Jean-Anne Debreceni, Chair of the Board of Directors welcomed the crowd of over 110 members and guests. … > Read More

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Turn a weed into a delicacy

Dandelions are one of the earliest spring flowers and most recognizable. As many may not know, these yellow flowers were originally brought over by European settlers for their medicinal qualities. Dee Holden, a herbal nutritionist and family herbalist, together with … > Read More

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Community Cash Award finalists announced by EKC

East Kootenay Community Credit Union (EKC) has announced the list of finalists for their first ever Community Cash Award. The Community Cash Award is aimed to develop healthy and diverse communities. It has been offered to local community groups as … > Read More

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Grow Your Own Mushrooms with Kootenai Fungi

Cranbrook Food Action Committee and Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook are teaming up to bring you ‘A Mushroom Workshop’ – everything you need to know about growing your own. On April 12 in Kimberley and April 14 in Cranbrook, Lija and Monte of Kootenai Fungi will … > Read More

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Support food security with a click of the mouse

Cranbrook Food Action Committee (CFAC) has been selected as a semifinalist in the BC Hydro Community Champions Video Grant Contest. They now need the support of the community to help them win $10,000! If won, these funds will help sustain … > Read More

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All hail to kale: tonight and Thursday

Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook and the Cranbrook Food Action Committee are offering the third and final session of their Fall Kitchen workshops series, All Hail to Kale. The workshop runs this evening, Tuesday, October 20 in the McKim Middle School kitchen … > Read More

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Rob Avis brings water harvesting to community

The Cranbrook Food Action Committee in partnership with Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook will be hosting Rob Avis of Verge Permaculture for a Water Harvesting Workshop on October 13 from 6-9 p.m. The workshop will be taking place at the Manual Training School … > Read More

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Say Cheese! coming to Kimberley and Cranbrook

The Cranbrook Food Action Committee and Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook are pleased to be hosting an upcoming workshop ‘Say Cheese!’, which is the second session of their three part Fall Kitchen Workshop Series. The Say Cheese! workshop will be offered on Tuesday, … > Read More

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Can Your Tomatoes! Kitchen Workshops return

The Cranbrook Food Action Committee and Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook will be hosting the first session ‘Can Your Tomatoes!’ of their three part Fall Kitchen Workshop Series. Each workshop will run from 7-9 p.m., with Can Your Tomatoes offered on September 22 … > Read More

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Soil Mates Companion Planting Garden Workshop

Kitchen and Garden Workshop Series #3 Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook and Cranbrook Food Action Committee will be hosting a ‘Soil Mates Companion Planting Garden Workshop.’ The first workshop kicks off on Tuesday, July 7 in Kimberley at The Open Gate Garden on … > Read More

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