O&E Online Workshops


Plant Cycles

Book this workshop to explore the world of plant medicines and their growth cycles. Connecting from the centre of the Earth to the sky world, participants of this workshop will delve into Indigenous understandings of what plant medicines need to grow, how they grow and how we can learn from them!

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Manoomin (Wild Rice)

This workshop will walk participants through some of the history of manoomin (wild rice) in Michi Saagig Nishinaabeg territory, the science behind the ecosystems it supports and information about how manoomin is harvested.

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Biodiversity and Indigenous Knowledge

How and why do Indigenous-managed spaces host some of the highest rates of biodiversity in the world? This workshop will invite us to closely observe the natural spaces that surround us daily. We will discuss why ecosystems thrive when land is under the protection of Indigenous peoples and why this is so important in today's world.

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Turtles

In this workshop you’ll learn about the different species of turtles in Ontario and what makes each of them so important for the ecosystems they care for. Hear from Wendy Baggs at the Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre who will tell you about her work with turtles and how they contribute to biodiverse environments!

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