Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities
Have a desire to advance ecological sustainability, community resiliency, regeneration & self-reliance, and social well-being in Vancouver? To connect with others in your community to create positive local responses to things like climate disruption, depletion of natural assets and economic instability and inequity? Grow more food? Learn how to fix your bike or prepare for an emergency? Get your Permaculture Design Certificate? Share a meal or swap stuff with your neighbours? Save heritage seeds? Engage in placemaking in your neighbourhood ? Participate in a more localized economy and consume less? Bioremediate your community?
Check out our Villages, Groups and Networks, including Neighbourhood Food, and Projects -- VV's centres of creativity where constructive dialogue leads to connection, collaboration, and inspired action in fun and satisfying ways!
We run on people power - join our website and/or the Village Vancouver Transition Society and get involved. Don't wait for an invitation; find folks on your own and "grab the reins." (We can help! - contact firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Village Vancouver is part of a global movement and integrated network of:
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*Drop-in "Spaghetti" Nights are back! Spaghetti nights resume in September.
Arbutus Corridor Gardens/Green Space Petition
As you may be aware, gardens representing over 10% of community garden plots in Vancouver are under threat of removal by CP Rail. For further information and/or if you'd like to help support the Arbutus Corridor gardens and green space by signing the online petition: http://
A quick open note to all members of the Village Vancouver Website about email spam.
We don't and won't allow it. We never have. We also never release any member email addresses. Every member of this website has complete control of exactly what email messages are received from the site, such as announcements of our monthly newsletter, local Village announcements, invitations to events, comments on a blog post, or what have you. On your unique member Email Settings page (linked from this text), if you decide to, you can toggle off any or all emails from this site. The final button at the bottom of that settings page shuts off all emails from the Village Vancouver site entirely, including your friends on the site, your local Village coordinators, and Village Vancouver as a whole. (Remember to press SAVE.) You have total control over your inbox. Use it wisely, and please stay in touch.
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