Village Vancouver

Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities

*Wild Herbal and Mineral Vinegars (by donation workshop, FREE for seniors)

Event Details

*Wild Herbal and Mineral Vinegars (by donation workshop, FREE for seniors)

Time: March 22, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Location: West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion) Meet in the dining room.
Street: 4397 W 2nd Ave
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: http://westpointgrey.org/
Phone: Register here or with ross@villagevancouver.ca
Event Neighbourhood and Type: w. pt. grey, workshop, vinegar, eldergreens, aberthau garden project
Organized By: VV ElderGreens, W. Pt. Grey VV, Aberthau Garden Project: Village Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks, Lori Snyder (E.A.R.T.H.), and LocoMotoArt
Latest Activity: Mar 31

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

In this Village Vancouver ElderGreens workshop with Lori Snyder, you'll make an apple cider vinegar and find out why this daily mineral tincture is so important for your hormonal health. We'll have the W. Pt. Grey VV Community Seed Library present -- pick up some seeds for your garden, swap, or donate seeds.

By donation ($0-12.50). Free for Seniors (50 and over). Register here (http://www.villagevancouver.ca/events/wild-herbal-and-mineral-vinegars-by-donation-workshop-free-for) or with ross@villagevancouver.ca.

Organized and led by seniors, VV ElderGreens brings seniors, youth and others together to share food and gardening skills and wisdom through workshops and other activities. All ages welcome, please contact us if you're interested in getting involved.

Aberthau Collaborative Permaculture and Eco Art Garden Located behind the Mansion, just off of NW Marine Dr, and hosted by Village Vancouver, the garden includes VV’s Collaborative Demo Permaculture Garden, the WPG Preschool Garden and art/garden projects by Aberthau artist residencies and local artists, including artists-in-residence LocoMotoArt (Laura Lee Coles and Rob Scharein). Emphasizing permaculture design elements, including a small hugelkultur, an herb spiral, planting pollinator attractants, and saving open pollinated seeds, the garden offers fun, inclusive social, educational, culinary and cultural activities for community members. Enjoy cooking, fermenting, preserving and DIY demonstrations, including canning, fermented sodas, and making tofu and paneer, timely gardening workshops such as early summer gardening, vertical gardening and growing herbs, the seed savers club, and a native edibles walk, as well as Saturday morning gardening.

In the garden, newer gardeners garden collaboratively alongside more experienced gardeners, providing a learning experience for everyone.For more info/to get involved, visit Village Vancouver (www.villagevancouver.ca) or email Ross Moster atross@villagevancouver.ca.The garden is a member of W. Pt Grey Village Vancouver.

Garden Open House Saturday, April 28th, 2018 10 am-3 pm; Free, fun, and family friendly! Gardening, garden tours, workshops, harvest straw art, community potluck, music, storytelling, LocoMotoArt's garden project and studio tour, permaculture and gardening info, seed library (pick up some free seeds, or swap or donate seeds), West Pt. Grey Transition Village, Mason bee house giveaway, kids - take a picture with WeBee! The garden's located behind the mansion, just off of NW Marine, east of Trimble. Rain or shine!

Village Vancouver is a member ofVancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks Networks(www.vancouverfoodnetworks.com) - check it out!

If you'd like to opt out of event invitations or other types of messages from the Village Vancouver website visit your email settings page here: http://www.villagevancouver.ca/profiles/profile/emailSettings.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for *Wild Herbal and Mineral Vinegars (by donation workshop, FREE for seniors) to add comments!

Join Village Vancouver

Attending (5)

Village engages individuals, neighbourhoods & organizations to take actions that build sustainable communities & have fun doing it. Join us!

Donate or Join VV Transition Society

Join VV Transition Society

Make a donation here or here:

Become a Monthly Donor here or here (click on desired option before hitting subscribe):

Buy Books -- Support Village Vancouver

Village earns 15% on your book purchases from New Society Publishers. Details here.

Latest Activity

Profile IconCarol Munoz Nieves, Jenny Patsula, Dylan Kennedy and 7 more joined Village Vancouver
Friday
VV Events's event was featured
Thumbnail

*Introduction to Organic Gardening ($5 workshop) at Marpole Oakridge Community Centre (Lower Lounge)

April 24, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Friday
Manuel Mateo & Estefanía Bravo posted a blog post
Thursday
Village Vancouver's event was featured
Thumbnail

*Introduction to Organic Gardening (FREE workshop) and Organic Gardening Open House at Kits Vancouver Public Library (meeting room)

April 21, 2018 from 11am to 1pm
Thursday

Ongoing Courses/Activities

Interested in participating in a VV garden? Contact us at gardening@villagevancouver.ca.

Interested in getting involved with VV in other ways? check out http://www.villagevancouver.ca/page/volunteering-1.

Southern BC Permaculture Design Certificate March 11, 2018-June 9, 2019

© 2018   Created by Randy Chatterjee.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service