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Kits June Free Plastic Recycling Depot and Seed Library (@Kits Community Centre) at Kits Community Centre

June 14, 2018 from 6pm to 7pm
Drop off your clean plastics at our monthly recycling depot. Pre-sort your plastics and arrive no later than 6:45. (Please note that we can't accept anything before 6 pm.)We'll have a Kits Village community seed library present - pick up up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.Kits Community Centre, 2690 Larch Ave. The depot will be held in the patio outside of the south entrance to the community centre, immediately north of 12th and Larch.Cost: Free.RSVP:…See More
Jun 14
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*Reminder: West End Community Potluck (Growing Your Own Sprouts workshop) and WE Urban Garden Club (Benefit from Invasive Plant Species in your Garden) at West End Community Center (Barclay Room)

June 10, 2018 from 1pm to 3:30pm
Join WE Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver at our monthly family friendly gatherings. Bring something yummy, share some good food and conversation with neighbours, and pick up a 2018-19 West End Urban Garden Calendar. This month's workshop is Growing Your Own Sprouts. We'll have the West End community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds or plants.The Food Network's WE Urban Garden Club meets after the potluck until 3:30. Join us in…See More
Jun 9
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*Kombucha! (Low cost workshop; Free for Seniors) at West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion) Meet in the dining room.

May 31, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this Westside Neighbourhood Food Network-VV ElderGreens workshop, Laura Reid from Counter-Cultures will teach you how to make Kombucha! Samples will be provided, and you'll go home with an informative booklet which covers the topics discussed in class as well as various recipes.Cost: $12.50 Free for Seniors (50 and over). Register: #169243 Aberthau 604.257.8140 or in person, or…See More
May 27
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*Reminder: West End Community Potluck (Growing Great Tomatoes workshop) and WE Urban Garden Club (Visioning our next 12 months) at West End Community Center (Barclay Room)

May 27, 2018 from 1pm to 3:30pm
Join WE Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver at our monthly family friendly gatherings. Bring something yummy, share some good food and conversation with neighbours, and pick up a 2018-19 West End Urban Garden Calendar. This month's workshop is Growing Great Tomatoes. We'll have the West End community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds or plants.The Food Network's WE Urban Garden Club meets after the potluck until 3:30. Join us in…See More
May 26
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*Reminder: Kits May Free Plastic Recycling Depot (@Kits Community Centre) and Seed Library at Kits Community Centre

May 17, 2018 from 6pm to 7pm
Drop off your clean plastics at our monthly recycling depot. Pre-sort your plastics and arrive no later than 6:45. (Please note that we can't accept anything before 6 pm.)NEW: We'll have a Kits Village community seed library present - pick up up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.Kits Community Centre, 2690 Larch Ave. The depot will be held in the patio outside of the south entrance to the community centre, immediately north of 12th and Larch.Cost: Free.RSVP:…See More
May 16
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*Introduction to Organic Gardening ($5 workshop) at Marpole Oakridge Community Centre (Lower Lounge)

April 24, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network presents this workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You'll learn some simple techniques from Rhiannon Johnson for starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. Be rewarded with the taste of freshly grown veggies this season! We'll have the Community Seed Library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.Cost: $5. Register by Sunday, April 22: #154785 MOCC …See More
Apr 20
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*Introduction to Fermented Sodas at West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion)

April 11, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this Village Vancouver ElderGreens workshop, Laura Reid from Counter-Cultures will discuss Fermented Sodas, including Rootbeer, Water Kefir, Kombucha and Ginger Ale Samples will be provided, and you'll go home with an informative booklet which covers the topics covered in class, as well as various recipes. We'll have the W. Pt. Grey VV community seed library present - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.Cost: $12.50. Free for seniors (50 and over). Register: #168956…See More
Apr 7
Kristine Iles left a comment for VV Events
"I will be there! Can't wait to meet you all and help out! See ya then!"
Apr 6
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*Menu Planning, Meal Prep, and Mason Jar Salads (low cost workshop; FREE for Seniors) at West End Community Center (Barclay Room)

April 8, 2018 from 1pm to 3pm
UPDATE (April 8): This event is now full.In this joint West End Neighbourhood Food Network-Village Vancouver workshop with Rashmi GC, you’ll learn how to plan healthier options for meals throughout the week, get tips about meal preparation, and take home a Mason Jar Salad! We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.Cost: $12.50. Free for seniors (50 and over). Advance Registration recommended: #158325 WECC 604.257.8333, or…See More
Apr 5
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*Native Edibles Talk and Walk (low cost workshop) at Strathcona Community Centre

March 27, 2018 from 6pm to 7:30pm
It can be easy to forget about the wealth of food that grows all around us. In this Village Vancouver workshop and walk, Lori Snyder from the Metis Nation will discuss how to identify and harvest wild, edible, and medicinal plants in an ethical way. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Rain or shine. Children welcome to join if accompanied by a caregiver and able to participate in a classroom setting and outdoor walk. We'll have the community Seed Library present -- pick up some free…See More
Mar 22
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*Native Edibles Talk and Walk (low cost workshop) at Strathcona Community Centre

March 27, 2018 from 6pm to 7:30pm
It can be easy to forget about the wealth of food that grows all around us. In this Village Vancouver workshop and walk, Lori Snyder from the Metis Nation will discuss how to identify and harvest wild, edible, and medicinal plants in an ethical way. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Rain or shine. Children welcome to join if accompanied by a caregiver and able to participate in a classroom setting and outdoor walk. We'll have the community Seed Library present -- pick up some free…See More
Mar 22
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*West End Community Potluck (inc. Growing Japanese Spring Vegetables workshop) and WE Urban Garden Club at West End Community Center (Barclay Room)

March 18, 2018 from 1pm to 3:30pm
Join WE Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver at our monthly family friendly gatherings. Bring something yummy, share some good food and conversation with neighbours, and pick up a 2018-19 West End Urban Garden Calendar.This month's workshop is Growing Japanese Spring Vegetables (and we'll also talk a little bit about Edible Flowers). We'll have the West End community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds or plants.The Food Network's WE…See More
Mar 15

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Arbutus Ridge-Kerrisdale-Shaughnessy, Downtown, Downtown East Side, Dunbar, Fairview, Grandview-Woodland, Hastings-Sunrise, Kensington-Cedar Cottage, Kitsilano, Marpole, Mount Pleasant, Oakridge, Renfrew-Collingwood, Riley Park-South Cambie, Southlands, Strathcona, Sunset, Victoria-Fraserview-Killarney, West End, West Point Grey, Musqueam, UBC-Endowment, Abbotsford, Aldergrove, Anmore, Belcarra, Bowen Island, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Ladner, Langley, Lions Bay, Maple Ridge, New Wesminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, Tsawwassen, West Vancouver, White Rock, Other (indicate below)
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All areas, especially promoting Village Vancouver
There's a saying that "Transition is not a spectator sport". It's true! Village Vancouver runs on people power, and engaging in activities and projects together helps us accomplish more. Which groups, networks, neighbourhood villages, or projects do you think you might be interested in getting involved with? And what knowledge, skills, resources or other assets can you bring to the mix? (Don't be bashful!)
Promoting Village Vancouver
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Improving outreach for VV and other community resiliency activities.
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I will be there! Can't wait to meet you all and help out! See ya then!

 
 
 

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June 14, 2018 from 6pm to 7pm
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