Community Orchard Planting Day

Sunday, November 4th

2:00-5:00pm

Broadway Neighbourhood Centre, 185 Young Street

Please join in the fall planting of West Broadway’s new community orchard.  Working with Ryan Dutchak, a certified arborist, learn tips and tricks on selecting and planting apple, cherry and plum trees.  Come help out and get your hands dirty!  By taking part in this planting day, you’ll get to watch your work grow and benefit the community of West Broadway for years to come.

Don’t forget your work clothes/boots/gloves, and that daylight savings time starts November 4th!
Contact Stephanie if you have any questions: gardens@westbroadway.mb.ca

2012 Stats Are In – Another Record Breaking Year!

After one last apple pick last week, I think it’s finally safe to say that our fruit harvesting season has come to an end. And what a season its been.  We are so proud of how far we’ve come together over the last few years!

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2010

2011

2012

Pounds of Fruit Harvested1,694 lbs7,386 lbs10,108 lbs
Number of Harvests2097118
Number of Volunteers10201240
Number of Home Owners28153293
Number of Charities Donated To61930
Number of Neighbourhoods11125 (in Winnipeg) +

The Steinbach Area

Number of Workshops0611