Free sessions introduce community garden

A series of three free workshops/work parties has been set up to introduce Cowichan Lake to the best ways to use a community garden.

The community garden project, located behind the ball fields, is backed by the Town of Lake Cowichan, Island Health and the Cowichan Green Community. The sessions will be held Thursday, Oct. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 1 at Centennial Hall and Thursday, Nov. 20 at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena.

On all days, the workshops run from 10-11 a.m. with the work parties going from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.