Experience local ravines in a virtual heritage tour

Organizer: Chinese Benevolent Association of Edmonton

Event addresses sustainability practices and making commitments to carry them out through the discussion on ravines. A heritage video tour and talk of the ravines near Chinatown where gogi berry bushes, sown by early Chinese settlers, and native berries and plant life growing in the area, such as wild rose hips, dandelion greens, etc. for home remedies, traditional medicine, or food. Participants gain a new perspective of the ravines and its ties to Indigenous and settler cultures and learn about sustainability practices of these greenspaces. Fun Activity: Visit the ravine (near where you live) and take photos or draw two plants found, write what you will do to sustain the ravines and submit to organizer. See website for details.

Hosted by: Chinese Benevolent Association of Edmonton

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Date & Time

Sun, Jul 18, 2021
to Sun, Jul 18, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location

96 Street & 101 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5H 2G3
Canada