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In which Vancouver neighbourhood or other community do you live?
Mount Pleasant
Please tell us which areas of Transition interest you. For example: growing more food/urban agriculture, relocalizing our economy/local currency, Permaculture, transit, energy efficient buildings, the arts, urban homesteading, preserving seed diversity, placemaking, potlucks, outreach, organizing events, community-building, having fun while saving the world, or...
Beekeeping, meeting new people, learning new skills and talking about ideas.
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At 3:50pm on March 11, 2011, Randy Chatterjee said…

Welcome, Melissa.


Main Street is beecoming a more fertile place every day.  Now we need to plant more for the bees to consume and pollinate.  


On Monday evening the 21st (10 days away) we are meeting at the Cityview Church at 28th and Sophia for a potluck and our "Seed Library" opening day.  We will be distributing dozens of species of edible plant seeds, mostly organically grown, locally adapted, and packaged and sold by small BC seed providers.  They'll be free with the proviso that they just be used and that you agree to tell us what happened with them.

Please come, for the potluck, seed sharing, or both.

We'll be repeating this event in early April (probably Tuesday April 5), and we hope to distribute more seeds then.

Then dance for your bees to tell them where the food is.



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