Wild Herb Walk

Kootenay Co-op 777 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia

Join local herbalist Patrick Kooyman on this herb walk, where we will discover and learn about locally growing plants and their uses as food and medicine. Hone your observation skills by learning about the environment in which these plants grow, and practical botanical tips to help identify them. We will discuss ethical and appropriate harvesting […]

Foraging for Wild Mushrooms

Join mushroom farmer and forager Robin Mercy for a fun and informative mushroom foray in the forests around Nelson. Learn about the principles of wild mushroom identification, and familiarize yourself with some of our region's most distinctive and delicious fungi. Robin Mercy is the owner of Mr. Mercy's Mushrooms, a certified organic mushroom farm in […]

Eating Well on a Budget with Maggie Jones

Kootenay Co-op 777 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia

Getting the best value for your grocery dollar has never been more important. Our busy lives often force us to choose between value and convenience, but with a little planning and some great tips, we can have both! Join us for a great class that will teach you how to make a variety of delicious […]

The Art of Dumpling Making with Coco Seitz (sold out)

Kootenay Co-op 777 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia

Do you love Asian style dumplings? Join Coco Seitz, founder of the Kootenay-based Mama's Dumplings, as she shares her Chinese heritage and culture while walking you through step-by-step, the making of delicious Northern Chinese Style dumplings. This class covers how to make the wrappers and fillings from scratch + various folding techniques + her signature […]

Soup, Stews & Quick Breads with Maggie Jones (SOLD OUT)

Kootenay Co-op 777 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia

Soups and Stews are delicious meals that can pack in a lot of nutrients. They make for hearty suppers, tasty lunches, and freeze well for when you need a nutritious meal in a hurry. The recipes shared in this class are inspired by flavours from around the world and are guaranteed to keep everyone in […]