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Find Your Own Everyday Eden!

Posted: May 1, 2011

Find your own Everyday Eden with Christina Symons and John Gillespie! Christina—a food, garden and lifestyle writer—and John, a professional horticulturalist and landscaper, have combined their passion for green living, gardening, entertaining and food to create their first book, Everyday Eden: 100+ Fun, Green Garden Projects for the Whole Family to Enjoy.

The book includes over a hundred stylish, useful and environmentally friendly ideas that will nourish your garden, beautify your home and feed your soul. Symons and Gillespie will be touring to promote Everyday Eden this May, so don't miss the opportunity to meet them and see them in action!

  • Wednesday, May 11—7:30 pm. Book launch at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre (5714 Medusa Street, Sechelt). Join us for refreshments and view projects from Everyday Eden! Book sales by Talewind Books.
  • Saturday, May 14—2:00-4:00 pm. Demonstration and book signing at Barbara Jo's Books to Cooks (1740 W. 2nd Ave., Vancouver) This is a free event. RSVP at 604-688-6755.
  • Wednesday, May 19—6:30 pm. John and Christina will be featured in CBC's Studio One Book Club. For more information or to enter to win tickets, please visit here.
  • Saturday, May 21—1:00-3:00 pm. Book signing at Blue Waters Book Co. (Madeira Park Plaza, Madeira Park). 
  • Sunday, May 22—12:00-2:00 pm. Book signing at The Swallow's Nest (1061 Gibsons Way, Gibsons). 
  • Saturday, May 28—1:00-2:30 pm. Craft demonstration and book signing at Dig This! (480-777 Royal Oak Drive, Broadmead Village in Victoria).
  • Saturday, June 4—2:00-3:30 pm. Craft demonstration and book signing at Save On Foods, Park & Tilford (333 Brooksbank Avenue, North Vancouver).
  • Sunday, June 5—1:00 pm. Book signing at Black Bond Books (Trenant Park Square Shopping Centre, 5251 Ladner Trunk Road, Ladner).