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May 2017

Homestead Restoration Work Party

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wildwood Ecoforest, 2929 Crane Rd
Nanaimo, BC Canada
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Want to help with the restoration of the Wilkinson Heritage Homestead? We'll be removing the stain from the exterior logs and re-staining with a new more ecofriendly product. Great learning opportunity, no previous experience necessary. Simple dust masks or bandanas required for anyone working around the cleaning of the logs as there will be dust. Bring dust masks, bandanas or cartridge dust respirators if you have them. All other equipment and materials will be provided. Need more information or want…

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Guided Tour of Wildwood Ecoforest

May 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wildwood Ecoforest, 2929 Crane Rd
Nanaimo, BC Canada
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Rain or shine, come join us for this guided walk and talk tour of Wildwood. Visit the Sacred Grove and learn about the history, ecology and the interconnection that exists within this web of life. Donations gratefully accepted. Please meet at the Visitor Centre at 1 pm.

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Wildwood Celebration & Open House

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wildwood Ecoforest, 2929 Crane Rd
Nanaimo, BC Canada
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June 2017

Spiffy Biffy Timber Framing Workshop

June 24 @ 8:00 am - June 25 @ 4:00 pm
Wildwood Ecoforest, 2929 Crane Rd
Nanaimo, BC Canada
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Timberframing uses mortis joinery instead of modern nails and other means of holding joints together. Date:  Saturday, June 24 and Sunday June 25 Time:  8:00 am to 4:00 pm each day (1 hour for lunch) Cost:  $200/person Spiffy the Biffy - Introduction to Timber Framing This two (2) day course will teach you some of the basics of timber frame design, layout, cutting, and raising.  Mentored by two experienced professional timber framers (and enthusiastic instructors) you will be immersed in…

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