Village Vancouver

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

Transition and Community Resilience

VV groups: All! Villages, Groups & Networks, Food Network

Projects: All!

 

Village Vancouver (VV) Transition Society is about taking action on sustainability, community resilience, social justice, and health. VV is Vancouver's Transition Town Initiative, responding appropriately and smartly to Climate Change, Peak Oil, and economic insecurity. We are one of over 374 permaculture-inspired official Transition Towns worldwide, one of 20 in Canada, and the 4th in BC. Learn more about the Transition Movement in this 45-minute video. 

We connect people together in their neighbourhoods ("villages") and around common interests through potlucks, growing food,workshops, events, projects, working groups, networks, and permaculture.

Join us in whatever activity on this site excites you, or develop your own and tell us about it. Our city and bioregion have to play their parts in the global Transition Movement, and we hope to help Vancouver and the whole metropolitan area evolve from the ground up to a less energy-consumptive, less polluted, more equitable,  celebratory and healthier community, through the lives, livelihoods, activities, homes, and workplaces of each of our 600,000 person city and 2.3 million metropolitan population.

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

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Latest Activity

VV Events's event was featured
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*Spice Up Your Garden with Garlic! (by donation; FREE for seniors) at West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion)

February 21, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
13 hours ago
Delvin Solkinson's event was featured
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Squamish Free Permaculture Design Day at Quest University, Squamish

April 8, 2018 from 11am to 5:30pm
15 hours ago
Ross Moster updated an event
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Ladner Seedy Saturday & Garden Expo 2018 at All Saints Anglican Church

March 3, 2018 from 10am to 3pm
15 hours ago
Dannie Piezas's event was featured
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Birds of a Feather: February Feathers at Stanley Park Nature House

February 25, 2018 from 9am to 11am
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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

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