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Start knitting. Get a refresher on the basic stitches, and lots of tips and tricks to build your confidence next time you step into a yarn shop. You’ll try some new techniques and be able to touch and ask questions about a wide range of knitting projects. We’ll even start knitting a cowl together that will transition beautifully into spring.Find out more »
The Dream Big Level 1 Retreat is an interactive workshop that will “pull” you to be more than you ever thought you could be in your life.
Whether your focus is career or work-life balance, this retreat will help you to harness your curiosity and knowledge to discover new ways of living and working in the world.
Mike Craig and Mary Kate Gilbertson will be teaching us all about back yard chickens in this hands-on workshop on how to raise egg-laying hens in your own backyard. Where do you get the hens? Where do they live? What do they eat? What nesting boxes do they like best? What kind of roosts do they like to sleep on? How do you protect them from predators? How do you keep hens in the winter?Find out more »
Learn how to successfully make sauerkraut and kimchee in this hands on fermenting workshop.Find out more »
Back by popular demand, The Art of Butchery will leave you with a ton of knowledge on butchering an animal. Your guide, Jamie Waldron, has dedicated 15 years of his life to mastering the art and skills of butchery. Through working, learning, researching and teaching, he seeks…Find out more »
Explore the art of canning in this hands on and interactive workshop. You'll walk away feeling confident water bath canning at home.Find out more »
The Art of Butchery and sausage making will leave you with a ton of knowledge on butchering an animal, followed by making your own fresh sausage. Your guide, Jamie Waldron, has dedicated 15 years of his life to mastering the art and skills of butchery. Through working,…Find out more »
If you haven't attended the Resilience Festival in previous years, its highly recommended that you attend this year on March 19th. Minga is back to host the popular ReSkilling Fair. This free event (donations are welcomed) is open to anyone interested in skill building. Workshops start at 11:00am. Pre-registration is not required.…Find out more »
Join us for a steamy, fragrant morning of mashing grains, boiling worts and hops, and delightful aromas—all in the name of making many people’s favourite beverage, beer! This workshop will explore the process of all-grain brewing. Beginning with milled grains and water, participants will proceed through all the steps…Find out more »
The Art of Butchery will leave you with a ton of knowledge on butchering an animal. Your guide, Jamie Waldron, has dedicated 15 years of his life to mastering the art and skills of butchery. Through working, learning, researching and teaching, he seeks to revive an age-old…Find out more »