The EnhancePG Committee is hosting PG SKATES at the Outdoor Ice Oval on Sunday, January 20, 2013 from
1:00 - 3:00pm. Enhance PG is encouraging residents of Prince George to gather to enjoy one of the benefits of living in a Winter City – having the opportunity to skate on an outdoor ice rink. Free hot chocolate will be available, as well as face painting, clowns, music and entertainment. Ice Rink Maps showing 22 other outdoor ice rink locations are available by clicking here.
2013 Prince George Skates:
When: Sunday, January 20th, 2013
Time: 1:00 - 3:00pm
Location: Ice Oval (behind the CN Centre)
Bring your skates & helmets and skate for Free.
Complimentary hot chocolate, face painting & entertainment!
Sustainable Landscapes: Principles & Practices
The Prince George Communities in Bloom Committee in joint partnership with the City of Prince George hosted a presentation on Sustainable Landscapes: Principles & Practices on February 21st, 2008.
The program was presented by Michelle Nakano, a leader in the area of sustainable landscaping as well as an educator for Kwantlen University College’s School of Horticulture. The event was well attended by various staff from the City of Prince George, members of the Communities in Bloom Committee and the David Douglas Botanical Garden Society, students from the David Douglas Botanical Garden Society Master Gardener Certification Program, as well as representatives from various agencies and interest groups.
The presentation included topics on sustainable landscapes in relation to community capital, ecological principles and processes, native landscapes, pest management, and development practices. Various innovative ideas such as Roof Top Gardens, Bioswales, Rain Gardens, Bug Gardens, Layering and Matrix Planting were presented.
To view abstracts from the presentation, click on the following: