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Spring on the Land

With spring approaching fast, our outside crews have been busy as bees. In the garden, everybody is looking forward to seeing a much needed, brand new perimeter fence being raised within the next weeks and to re-skinning our both of our greenhouses. Both of these projects have been made possible by generous donations – Sarah

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Moving Into the Farm House

Well it is official, our families and the Companions moved into the new Farmhouse in time for Christmas 2020, it was our own little Christmas miracle on the farm. Three months later, after all the unpacking is done and everyone has had a chance to settle in, I took a walk over to the new

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A painting of the Glenora Store and Cafe.
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Glenora Farm Store and Café Under New Management

A long-standing landmark of the Glenora community, The Glenora Farm Store and Café, is now open under new management. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Glenora Farm Store and Café was owned and operated by the Ita Wegman Association of BC for Curative Education and Social Therapy, the charity that runs “Glenora Farm” – a

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Glenora Gazette – Winter 2021

In this edition of the Glenora Gazette, we share some updates from the Advent Season, a 2020 wrap up from Tara, introduce our new beeswax wrap products and more!

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Advent Calendar 2020

Glenora Farm Advent Calendar https://youtu.be/tI8RFPeie0chttps://youtu.be/FRbbin5-4UIhttps://youtu.be/ohxw6DFiJmAhttps://youtu.be/r4cK5hYexnc Glenora Farm wishes a happy advent season to all of our incredible Friends of the Farm. Each Sunday throughout the Advent season, we will share a new video from our community to yours.  Support Glenora Farm Your Donations at Work at Glenora Farm! A $25 Donation Provides: Radish seeds for

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Glenora Farm handwoven pillows are displayed for sale.
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Day Program Products

As we return to Autumn rhythms our Companions and Coworkers are eager to resume workshops that don’t run over the Summer months. Our Day Program workshops produce the unique, hand crafted products that we sell to the Cowichan Community and beyond. Our garden is having a bountiful year, producing bumper crops of vegetables; which we

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Farmhouse Progress

with Katrin Batje The need of a farmhouse became more urgent about four years ago when we wanted to give the farm a new push into the future and make one of the essential parts of our community again. Just when we started to give the house a plan and vision our farmer left us.

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Finishing the Farmhouse!

Dear Friends and Supporters of Glenora Farm; It’s been a long road, but the end is in sight! Thanks to the generosity of our community partners, friends, and supporters, The Ita Wegman Association of BC for Curative Education and Social Therapy (Glenora Farm) has almost completed our new Farmhouse! In fact, our Companions (adults with

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Day Program Re-opening thanks to United Way and the Government of Canada

We are pleased to announce that The Glenora Farm Day Program is re-opening for our adults with disabilities (Companions). We are providing the extra staff needed to supervise smaller group sizes and we are proud to have partnered with United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island and the Government of Canada and wish to thank them for

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