Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities
The Village Vancouver residency at McBride Fieldhouse is generously supported by the Vancouver Park Board's Fieldhouse Activation Program which provides project space and access to parks to foster community-engaged activity that focuses on arts, culture, sports, environment, local food and social encounters.
Village Vancouver is part of a global movement and integrated network in 45 countries of:
Want a quick peak into a bible of Transition, The Transition Companion?
Click on this image to open the book and you'll be able to read several chapters.
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, Networks, and Projects -- including Neighbourhood Food Networks -- 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.)
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Village Vancouver is a member of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks
Upcoming Village Vancouver Activities
Mon Dec 19 6:30-8:30pm Planning Your Spring Garden (Free)
Wed Dec 21 6:30-8:30pm DIY Beeswax Wraps
Wed Dec 28 6:30-8:30pm Making Beeswax Salves with Lori Snyder
Thu Jan 5 6:30-8:30pm Introduction to Vertical Gardening
Tue Jan 10 6:30-8:30pm Wild Herbal and Mineral Vinegars
Sat Jan 14 11am-1pm Growing Superfoods
Sat Dec 10 1-3PM Holiday Workshop: DIY Sugar Scrubs and Bath Salts (West End Community Centre)
Sun Dec 11 1-3 PM Holiday Workshop: DIY Beeswax Wraps (WPGCC- Aberthau)
Tue Dec 13 6:30-8:30PM Growing Superfoods (West End Community Centre)
Dec 15 6-7PM Kits Village Plastic Recycling Depot (Kitsilano Community Centre – Offsite Kits Village recycling depot located on the south patio, immediately north of 12th Ave. and Larch Street)
Stay safe. Stay healthy. Be resilient.
Garden with Us
We garden together in Grandview Woodland, Kits, Pt. Grey, Strathcona, and the West End. If you're interested in joining us: email@example.com
For more info on VV events: firstname.lastname@example.org