Article by Jesse Ship, Leafly
There’s lots to love about February if you love cannabis. We’ve rounded up educational workshops, cooking classes, infused dinners, and more cannabis-centric events happening across Canada this month.
When: Feb. 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Holiday Inn Toronto-Yorkdale, 3450 Dufferin St., Toronto, ON
So you want to open up a cannabis shop? Take advantage of a free seminar for cannabis industry professionals, hosted by Cova Software. The one-day seminar is designed to help you navigate the process of opening a cannabis retail store in Ontario.
When: Feb. 2, 2019, 3 sessions at 9 a.m. to noon, 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Where: 477 Richmond Street West, Floor 8, Studio 808, Toronto, ON
Warm up your February by learning to cook cannabis-infused comfort food with the Cannabis Cooking Co. Participants will whip up a raspberry and peach crumble and lollipops both packed with a cannabis punch. The hands-on workshop costs $125.
When: Feb. 7, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: TMX Broadcast Centre, The Exchange Tower, 130 King St. West, Toronto, ON
The cannabis industry’s influence is far-reaching, affecting public health and safety, policy-making, the economy and talk of a ‘pot-com’ bubble. As various issues get worked out post-legalization, what challenges do journalists face in informing the public in a responsible manner? Tickets range from $15 to $25.
When: Feb. 9, 2019, 3 sessions at 9 a.m. to noon, 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Where: 477 Richmond Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada Floor 8 Studio 808
Enjoy a complimentary breakfast and coffee at the Cannabis Cooking Co’s first ever Savoury and Sauces class. Learn how to make amazing sauces that can be applied to almost any savoury dish, and take your infusions to a whole other level. Includes a t-shirt and your savoury creation. The hands-on workshop costs $125.
When: Feb. 20, 2019, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 471 Jarvis Street, Toronto, ON
For members of CAPS (Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers), and those who appreciate the finer things in life. In partnership with Grapewitches, CAPS and Lifford Cannabis Solutions this event will feature infused dining and natural wine with a panel of all-star Toronto chefs experimenting with infused cuisine. Hosted by the