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*Spice Up Your Garden with Garlic! (FREE workshop) at Garratt Wellness Centre

October 20, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
Garlic's easy to grow, can thrive in small spaces, and tastes great homegrown! In this free workshop with Rhiannon Johnson, we'll cover different types of garlic, soil, planting, care, and what to expect. You'll learn how to grow garlic in your garden or containers and take home some garlic cloves to plant. We'll have the community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Light refreshments will be provided.RSVP with Stephanie -…See More
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*Tuesday: Neighbour Savour IX Community Potluck @Heritage Hall at Heritage Hall

October 16, 2018 from 6pm to 8pm
Our family friendly, zero waste community potluck celebration is less than a week away!Yippee! It's Village Vancouver’s fabulous (if we may say so ourselves!) 9th annual family friendly, zero waste community potluck celebration.With Live Local Music hosted by Chris Ronald (http://www.chrisronald.com/), Children's Activities and Community Tables.Bring…See More
Oct 10
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*Spice Up Your Garden with Garlic! (FREE workshop) at Garratt Wellness Centre

October 20, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
Garlic's easy to grow, can thrive in small spaces, and tastes great homegrown! In this free workshop with Rhiannon Johnson, we'll cover different types of garlic, soil, planting, care, and what to expect. You'll learn how to grow garlic in your garden or containers and take home some garlic cloves to plant. We'll have the community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Light refreshments will be provided.RSVP with Stephanie -…See More
Oct 9
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*Seed Saving - Free Workshop! at Garratt Wellness Centre, multipurpose room

September 27, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm
RSVP with stephanie@richmondfoodbank.orgSeed Saving (3 pm - 5 pm)In this free workshop, you will learn the basic principles of seed saving and gain the skills necessary to begin saving your own seeds to plant later. We'll have a seed library present - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Light refreshments served. This workshop is part of a series made possible by Food Banks Canada's +Fresh Gardens & Growing Fund. If you'd like to opt out of event invitations or…See More
Sep 14
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*Seed Saving - Free Workshop! at Garratt Wellness Centre, multipurpose room

September 27, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm
RSVP with stephanie@richmondfoodbank.orgSeed Saving (3 pm - 5 pm)In this free workshop, you will learn the basic principles of seed saving and gain the skills necessary to begin saving your own seeds to plant later. We'll have a seed library present - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Light refreshments served. This workshop is part of a series made possible by Food Banks Canada's +Fresh Gardens & Growing Fund. If you'd like to opt out of event invitations or…See More
Sep 10
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*Free Advanced Permaculture Design Gathering - Rescheduled to October 6th at Vancouver

July 21, 2018 from 11am to 5:30pm
Advanced Permaculture Design DayJune 9 Sunshine Coast July 21 Vancouverhttps://www.permaculturedesign.ca/copy-of-advanced-permaculture-designShare in a unique experience learning about permaculture design with a guild of other permaculture practioners. Open to anyone who considers themselves part of the permaculture movement.• Advanced Permaculture Design Curriculum • Potluck •…See More
Jul 7
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*Westside Food Festival - Fall and Winter Gardening at Charleson Community Garden

July 7, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
Want veggies this fall? Crunchy home-grown lettuce and hearty kale and other greens? Summer's the time to plant for the fall and winter, and to start thinking about planting overwintering herbs and vegetables! In this Village Vancouver workshop with Rhiannon Johnson, you'll learn how and when to plant cool-weather veggies such as kale, lettuce, parsley, coriander, spinach and swiss chard on your balcony or in your garden for a fall and winter feast!Register:…See More
Jul 4
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*Westside Food Festival - Fall and Winter Gardening at Charleson Community Garden

July 7, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
Want veggies this fall? Crunchy home-grown lettuce and hearty kale and other greens? Summer's the time to plant for the fall and winter, and to start thinking about planting overwintering herbs and vegetables! In this Village Vancouver workshop with Rhiannon Johnson, you'll learn how and when to plant cool-weather veggies such as kale, lettuce, parsley, coriander, spinach and swiss chard on your balcony or in your garden for a fall and winter feast!Register:…See More
Jul 2
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Southern BC Advanced Permaculture Design Course at Farms, Forests and Gardens

August 11, 2018 at 11am to August 4, 2019 at 7pm
Ready to take the next step in your Permaculture Education? Looking for ways to integrate Permaculture more deeply into your life? Join a group of like minded people in an learning guild for a uniquely creative, flexible and accessible advanced design program.•       Advanced Permaculture Curriculum         •       Mapping and Design Project         •       Community Green Map         •       Teaching Practice         •       Design Charrettes         •       Medicine Making and Homesteading…See More
Jul 1
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*The Wonder of Bees at West End Community Centre

July 4, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this joint Village Vancouver-WENFN West End Urban Garden Club workshop with Hives for Humanity, you'll learn about the culinary and home remedy uses of hive products, how to support pollinators, explore the biology, history, culture, wonder and magic of bees, and taste local honey. We'll have a community seed library present - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. FREE for Seniors (50 and over).Register: #170525 WECC 604.257.8333 or in person, or Vancouver Recreation…See More
Jun 30
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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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In which Vancouver neighbourhood or other community do you live?
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)
If you don't live in Vancouver or are in another neighbourhood or community we did not list, please tell us where home is.
Vancouver, Lower mainland, Metropolitan Area
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...
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
What would you like to see improved in Vancouver or in your community regarding sustainability or resiliency? Do you have an idea for a new Transition project or activity?
Improving outreach for VV and other community resiliency activities.
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At 2:35pm on April 6, 2018, Kristine Iles said…

I will be there! Can't wait to meet you all and help out! See ya then!

 
 
 

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*Kits Village October Recycling Depot and Seed Library at Kits Community Centre

October 18, 2018 from 6pm to 7pm
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*Kits Village October Recycling Depot and Seed Library at Kits Community Centre

October 18, 2018 from 6pm to 7pm
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*Spice Up Your Garden with Garlic! (FREE workshop) at Garratt Wellness Centre

October 20, 2018 from 10am to 12pm
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