Events

Food & Medicine Apprenticeship – Session #3, 16 Weeks (SOLD OUT)

Innisfree Farm, Courtenay, BC 3636 Trent Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 9R4, Canada, Courtenay, British Columbia

Innisfree Farm & Botanic Garden offers you a wonderful opportunity to learn to grow, harvest, process and use your own food and medicine – from seed to finished product. Our acclaimed apprenticeship programs will teach you to use herbs and foods to nourish and heal yourself, your community and the land.   Each session is 16 weeks with over 60 hours of teaching. Fees: $1,500 plus GST Session 1, March 22 to July 10 (3 places allotted) Session 2, May 24 to September 11 (2 places allotted) Session 3, July 13 to October 30 (3 places allotted) For complete information on application process, program content and objectives, payment details COVID protocols and accommodations, please visit the farms website at Innisfreefarm.ca/apprenticeships   "Thank you for welcoming me into your home here in the Comox Valley for the past four months.... Innisfree has been the most memorable and transformative experience in my life. I have learned so much more than how to farm and gown so much as a human being. I have planted many seeds, not only to grow food, but seeds of inspiration in my heart and mind...."      – 2020 Apprentice  

Afternoon Tea & Music – July 18th

Innisfree Farm, Courtenay, BC 3636 Trent Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 9R4, Canada, Courtenay, British Columbia

Join us for Sunday, July 18 between 3pm and 5:30pm for a decadent Afternoon Tea & Music on the lawns of Innisfree Farm, with entertainment provided by local island musicians, Brodie Lee Dawson, Elise LeBlanc and their special guest, Jenn Forsland.

$40

Afternoon Tea & Music – August 15th

Innisfree Farm, Courtenay, BC 3636 Trent Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 9R4, Canada, Courtenay, British Columbia

Join us for Sunday, August 15 between 3pm and 5:30pm for a decadent Sunday Afternoon Tea & Music on the lawns of Innisfree Farm, with entertainment provided by local island musicians, Brodie Lee Dawson and her special guests, Joanna Finch and Christine Baxter.

$40.00

Sunday Afternoon Concert – September 19

Innisfree Farm, Courtenay, BC 3636 Trent Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 9R4, Canada, Courtenay, British Columbia

Join us for Sunday, September 19 for our final event of our summer concert series with Brodhi Lee Dawson, Chad Pabianek and Desmond Day. It's all about the music and it's going to be great afternoon on the lawns of Innisfree.

The Future of Plant Medicine Summit 2021

Online

I invite you to become a part of The Future of Plant Medicine online summit as I join David Crow, Adriana Ayales & others: Nurture the roots of resilience in your kitchen or garden using the very latest in herbal remedies. September 27 – October 1.

The Canadian Herb Conference 2021

Online

Please join me once again November 4-7, 2021 as the Canadian herb community gathers again online. Our theme this year is Resilience, Reciprocity, Respect – strong words carefully chosen for turbulent times.