Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities
Time: September 15, 2018 from 9:30am to 3pm
Location: Aberthau Mansion - WPG Community Centre (The garden's located about 100 ft. behind the Mansion, about 75 feet off of Marine)
Street: 4397 W 2nd Ave
Website or Map: http://westpointgrey.org
Phone: Register (optional): #184136 Aberthau (604.257.8140 - press 1, or in person), or on Vancouver Recreation below.
Event Neighbourhood and Type: harvest celebration, harvest, art, seed swap, pollinators, plant swap, workshop, native bee houses, potluck, permaculture
Organized By: Westside Neighbourhood Food Network, VV Eldergreens, W. Pt. Grey VV, Aberthau Garden Project,and LocoMotoArt
Latest Activity: Sep 15
If there's heavy rain in the afternoon, we'll move the potluck, workshop, etc. to the dining room and end by 2:15 or 2:30.
Aberthau Collaborative Permacutlture and EcoArt Garden Join us in the garden for a family friendly harvest party. Gardening in the morning (9:30-noon), community potluck (noon-1), short seed saving workshop (1-1:30), pollinator and fguees-the-seed displays, harvest straw art, free mason bee houses, seeds/plant swap, and info on how to join the garden/early sign ups for 2019 (11-noon).
Garden and artists-in-residence LocoMotoArt studio tours(1:30 pm on), and more- stay tuned! Kids - take a picture with WeBee! Rain or Shine (tented event).
Cost: FREE. Register (optional): #184136 Aberthau (604.257.8140 - press 1, or in person), or on Vancouver Recreation online (https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver/Activity_Search/garden-harvest-celebration/181184).
Gardening & gardening-related workshops and activities are part of Village Vancouver's Building Community Food Security and Resilience Project. This project is made possible by the BC Ministry of Agriculture's Grow Local program. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Agriculture
We also acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territories of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the Xwméthkwyiem (Musqueam), Skwxwúmesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
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