Sprouting Chefs

Kitchen garden programs for youth in Vancouver & Lower Mainland

Garden Management

School & Home Garden Projects

  • Planning & Planting Guide
  • Garden Project Management
  • Presentations to Staff and Students
  • Seed & Cooking Classes
  • Community Garden Clubs
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Who am I?

Barb Koyanagi McMahon:

  • Experienced School Garden Coordinator
  • Certified Organic Master Gardener
  • Overseen the creation and build of the first editable school garden in Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Speaker and Presenter on How a Garden Can Transform a Community
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If you would like to transform the way children view food and the world they live in, Contact Barb via: 

Thanks for an Amazing Summer 2018! Stay tuned for 2019 Dates and Locations 

Sprouting Chefs Society Annual General Meeting - Monday September 10, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Location: Vancity - North Road Branch, 3977 North Rd., Burnaby, BC

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Upcoming Events & Awards:

2018 Be You Event at Coquitlam Centre, September 20, 2018

2018 Summer Work Bees at Forest Grove: July 14, 21, August 21, 29

2018 UBC Farm Good in the Hood Event August 22, 2019

2016 Farm to School Month Canada Winner, Forest Grove Elementary - connecting schools to local food producers such as farmers, gardeners, chefs, bakers, cheese makers etc. 

2016 Environmental Award Recipient for Green Choices to Barb McMahon, Founder of Sprouting Chefs

2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Nominee in the Category of Community Champions

2014 Environmental Award Co-Recipient with Forest Grove Elementary - Green Choices

After School Cooking Classes at Forest Grove Elementary - Open to children ages 7 to 9 yrs old (Tuesdays 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm) and children ages 10 to 13 yrs old (Thursdays 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm), - Winter Session Dates Email us for details

After School Garden Clubs, every other Friday throughout the year at Forest Grove Elementary - Throughout the Seasons, Guided by Mother Nature and the Kids of Course! (Other Schools - Windsor and Armstrong Elementary, Burnaby, BC)

For More Info On Any of Our Opportunities to volunteer or participate: info(at)sproutingchefs(dot)com

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