Workshops & Courses (LMCA)

Ongoing Programs:

Play Group
is BACK!

Parents & Tots

Every Tuesday, 11 - 12:30
Starting February 9th

Play, socialize, have fun!

with Katherine,
Fischer & Aven

Drop in and check it out and bring your ideas too!

Questions, more info? Call Agnes 667-7083 or email

Learning Lions

Homeschooler's get together

Learning Lions is a group of home-schooling families that meet every Friday from 1:30 - 3:30 pm at the Lorne Mt. Community Center for games and activities. Families are welcome to come once or every week depending on what is right for their family. Activities include co-operative games, sports, crafts and larger themed based programming.

Questions or ideas?

667-7083 or

Northern Backyard Garden series 2017

presents Mt. Lorne Growers Group 2017

Welcome to the garden!

Sundays, May 21st to October 1st, 1 - 4:30 pm

Rent a bed at a local farm and learn to grow. A seasonal approach to hands on gardening skills that will help you grow food.

Join long time Yukon organic gardener, Shiela Alexandrovich at her Wheaton River Gardens for seven half day workshops that will give you seasonal experience and confidence to get growing.

We will cover the following outline, realizing that weather may re-arrange our schedule for us!

  • May 21 - Seed choices, bed planning, bedding plants (starting, timing and care) and basic organics
  • May 28 - Making raised beds, organic amendments, prepping beds and planting
  • June 25 - Thinning, weeding, top dressing, manure/compost teas, early harvest
  • July 16 - Harvest, succession planting, maintenance
  • Aug 13 - Harvest, drying, , garden maintenance, fermented pickles
  • Sept 3 - Harvest, maintenance, freezing methods ,more fermented pickles
  • Sept 17 - Final root harvest, root storage, fall bed prep for early spring planting
  • Oct 1 - Evaluation Potluck

Fee includes:

  • 7 day workshop/education with Shiela
  • Seeds and bedding plants and all other materials needed
  • Produce from the full season to take home

Wheaton River Gardens are located at km 24 Annie Lake Road. Follow the signs.

All workshops are 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Sunday
$120 for the whole season.
Limited seating - 8 - register soon.

For more info or to register please call 667-7083 or Email

Foodsafe Level 1

Facilitated by YTEC (Yukon Tourism Education Council)
Saturday, November 4th, 9 am - 5 pm
Cost: $80

Please note: Participants must successfully complete with a passing grade of 70% in order to receive their certificate.

If you are interested, please register with Agnes call 667-7083 or Email


Music Camp 2017.

Music Camp 2017

Music Camp 2017

Learning Lions

Learning Lions is starting up again this year.

All homeschoolers welcome, and those interested in homeschooling too!

Fridays, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

October 6 - We will meet and greet. Do some planning and play some games. (Perhaps frisbee golf if weather permits)

October 13 - Agnes will be teaching food preservation with the kids

Give us a heads up if you are interested or have question . . . or just drop in!

For more info or to register please call 667-7083 or Email

Learning Lion chefs

Learning Lion chefs.

We had great programming and events throughout this year and

LMCA would like to thank:

YTG - Community Youth Activities

Lotteries Yukon - Community Lottery Program

Sports and Recreation Department YTG / Community Services for all their support in keeping our great facilities going!

Growing Forward 2 / YTG Agriculture Branch for supporting our Northern Backyard Garden Series

CPVSTF - Crime Prevention Victim Service Trust Fund for our Moms and Girls Club

Heritage Canada - Canada Day Celebration funding


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