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 email@example.com.)
Village Vancouver is part of a global movement and integrated network of:
Click on a listing for more information, including how to contact the instructor to ask to visit a single session or find out when the next similar course is offered.
*Drop-in "Spaghetti" Nights are back! August thru November 2013 in Kits (see individual listings). Spaghetti nights resume in January.
*VV Fall 2013 Cultivating Food, Cultivating Community Series, Thursday evenings, fall 2013 (see individual listings). Series resumes in January.
Extra! Extra! The March 2014 Village Vancouver Newsletter and Upcoming Events is available now!
If you missed Richard Heinberg's talk at UBC (presented by VV in partnership with UBC Sustainability), here's a link to the video by Villager Justin Ritchie (The Extraenvironmentalist).
To find previous News Blasts and Special Announcements, go to this page.