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Village North Shore

Village North Vancouver is one of the the newer Transition communities associated with Village Vancouver, forming in early 2012.  If you live, or often find yourself, in North Van, please consider joining this group to help build neighbourhood connections and resilience.

Location: North Vancouver
Members: 37
Latest Activity: Feb 17

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Seedy Saturday March 1

Started by Judith Brook Feb 17. 0 Replies

Come out to the Third Annual North Shore Seedy Saturday:Date: Saturday March 1, from 1 to 3 pmLocation: 225 east 2nd Street, North VancouverGood times and good people !Continue

Getting things rolling again with Village North Shore?

Started by Emily Jubenvill Nov 6, 2013. 0 Replies

Hey folks,Eoin and I would love to have you all over for a potluck dinner to meet everyone interested in the Transition Town movement. There's no obligation to start volunteering or organization, we…Continue

Seedy Saturday for North Vancouver 2012

Started by Evonne Strohwald. Last reply by Randy Chatterjee Feb 26, 2013. 3 Replies

Hello North Shore Villagers, We're organizing the 2013 Seedy Saturday for March 2nd, 1-3pm at JBCC. I'm wondering if you'd like to try to get one of the Village Vancouver seed libraries to display…Continue

Meetup group Simplify Life - discussion group

Started by Linzi Martin Feb 13, 2013. 0 Replies

I've set up a Meetup group www.meetup.com/SimplifyLife and we meet on North Shore. The focus is around discussion of ways to make life bit simpler…Continue

Tags: life, downsizing, simple, discussion, meetup

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Comment by Stephanie Imhoff on December 11, 2012 at 11:27am

Check this super cool plant sharing platform... the more of us get on it, the better it'll be!
http://plantcatching.com/en

Comment by Stephanie Imhoff on September 13, 2012 at 11:47pm

City of North Vancouver Public Hearing on the Zoning Bylaw amendment and Small Creatures Limitation Bylaw amendment
Monday, September 17, 2012, 7PM
City Hall, 141 West 14th Street
North Vancouver

If you feel comfortable addressing council, we encourage you to show your support by sharing your opinion. The intent of the Public Hearing is to give all members of the public a reasonable opportunity to present their point of view, to offer suggestions, and to indicate support or concerns. Once the public hearing has concluded, no further information or submissions can be considered by council. If time permits the same evening or at the next available open meeting, the proposed changes will be brought forward for second or third and final reading under the Bylaw section of the Council Agenda.

Don't forget to wear your CLUCK buttons if you have them; we will also have stickers available for those of you who do not.

Let's pack the audience!
details and CNV draft of the amended bylaws

Comment by Stephanie Imhoff on April 29, 2012 at 10:49pm

Hi all, just wanted to announce our next Village North Shore meeting, this coming Thursday May 3rd, at 7pm. I know its a last minute arrangement, but I do hope you will be able to join us. View event details and RSVP here.

Comment by Stephanie Imhoff on March 15, 2012 at 2:31pm

If you haven't heard North Shore groups for bees and chickens have been set up... join us if you are interested!

North Shore Chickens

Beekeeping North Shore

Comment by Emily Jubenvill on February 17, 2012 at 10:12am

Is the next meeting Tuesday Feb 28th? What time?


Thanks!

emily

Comment by Lianne Shyry on February 13, 2012 at 7:54am

Seedy_Saturday_2012_update.pdf.pdf

Please join Village North Shore for Seedy Saturday on March 3rd!

See above link for further info.

Comment by Lianne Shyry on February 13, 2012 at 7:50am

I think it would be great to share a table Randy. I'll let Emily know.

Looks like Evonne and I can be there - Lucien, it is in the afternoon, can you still come out and play?

Anyone else?

Comment by Randy Chatterjee on February 11, 2012 at 10:26pm

It looks like I will be there with one of our neighbourhood Village seed libraries, and might have an opportunity to present the concept of seed libraries during the event.  I'd love some help tabling and just helping to talk about the power of collaboration.

Comment by Lianne Shyry on February 8, 2012 at 3:35pm

Hello All,

Would we like to have a table at the Edible Garden Projects Seedy Saturday on March the 3rd. Good opportunity to let folks know more about Village North Shore.

Comment by Village Vancouver on February 7, 2012 at 8:28pm

Excellent! This could be one way to get some Village North Shore projects going and create more momentum.

Cheers,

Ross

VV convenor

 

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Discussion Forum

Food

Local, organic, rural, and/or urban, food production is a mainstay of life, and doing it well leads to wellness. From farm to kitchen, discussions relating to food--and the community arising around it--belong here.

71 discussions

Transportation

If you have to leave your village, how will you get where you want to go? By car? Preferably not, both for your wallet and the earth’s sake. This category is for all discussions relating to how we all get around.

7 discussions

Housing

A human right? After food, most feel shelter is the most important necessity. A place of shelter is also the start of a community. This category is for all things relating to shelter, housing, affordable housing, homes, renewable heating systems, green buildings, heritage, and our built environment in general.

12 discussions

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