Permaculture Expert Christopher Shein Discusses His Book "The Vegetable Gardeners Guide to Permaculture: Creating an Edible Ecosystem"

Monday August 5, 2013: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

Once a fringe topic, permaculture is now moving to the mainstream! Gardeners who are ready to take their organic gardening to the next level are discovering the wisdom of a simple system that emphasizes the idea that by taking care of the earth, the earth takes care of you.

Find out more when permaculture expert Christopher Shein discusses his new book The Vegetable Gardeners Guide to Permaculture: Creating an Edible Ecosystem. This 2013 bestseller teaches gardeners of every skill level -- with any size space -- how to live in harmony with both nature and neighbors to produce and share an abundant food supply with minimal effort. This event will include a book signing and copies of the book will be for sale.

Christopher Shein is an East Bay California permaculture designer, landscaper, gardener, and author with long roots in the community garden, school garden, and public space food garden movement. In this book, he highlights everything you need to know to start living off the land lightly, including how to create rich, healthy, and low-cost soil; blend a functional food garden and decorative landscape; share the bounty with others; and much more.

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gardening

i've always wanted to grow veggies


Christopher Shein talk

Can't wait! It is a terrific book...


I love to see veggies and

I love to see veggies and flowers together - beauty and function


book

will he have books available for sale?


love gardening

love gardening


Gardening

love to take tips.


Will you be recording this

Will you be recording this talk? I can't make it tonight and it would be great to be able to view it later.


love to attend

love to attend


I love the variety of events

I love the variety of events hosted by aadl


I bet this will be a really

I bet this will be a really interesting program.


Recorded?

I was planning to attend this but something came up and I could go. As in a previous comment, was it recorded? will the program be available at aadl to watch later on?


Sorry that you could not

Sorry that you could not attend. We do record several events each month, but this one was not recorded.