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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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*Introduction to Organic Gardening (by donation workshop; FREE for seniors) at West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion)

March 13, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Please note: correct date is Wed, March 14, not March 13.In this Village Vancouver workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing, and starting a food garden this Spring, you'll learn some simple techniques from Rhiannon Johnson for starting plants indoors/in the garden, tailored to your space. Be rewarded with the taste of freshly grown veggies this season! We'll have the W. Pt. Grey Village seed library present - pick up free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds.By donation…See More
Mar 10
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*Spice Up Your Garden with Garlic! (FREE workshop) at Kerrisdale Community Centre

March 3, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm
Garlic's easy to grow, can thrive in small spaces, and tastes great homegrown! In this Kerrisdale Seed Saver's 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 Kerrisdale Village Vancouver community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. FREE. Pre-registration by calling…See More
Feb 26
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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
Garlic's easy to grow, can thrive in small spaces, and tastes great homegrown! In this Village Vancouver 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 Aberthau Village Vancouver community seed library there - pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. By Donation: Sliding scale $0 - $12.50…See More
Feb 18
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*Creating Native Bee Houses (take home a native bee house; free for seniors) at West End Community Center, Stanley Court Room

February 15, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this joint VV Eldergreens-WENFN West End Urban Garden Club workshop, Hives for Humanity will lead us in creating Houses for Native Bees, including Mason Bees, as part of our continuing efforts to support pollinator well-being in the West End.You'll learn about the importance of native bees, native bee plant relationships, native bee life cycles, and honeybees vs. native bees. We'll decorate the native bee houses, which consist mainly of upcycled wood cut to assemble triangle shaped houses.…See More
Feb 12
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*Introduction to Organic Gardening at Strathcona Community Centre

February 3, 2018 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Village Vancouver 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 or swap or donate seeds. Cost: $18.75. Sliding scale fee ($0 - $18.75) for anyone enrolled in Strathcona…See More
Jan 31
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*Creating Native Bee Houses at West Point Grey Community Centre (Aberthau Mansion)

January 31, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
In this Village Vancouver ElderGreens workshop, Hives for Humanity will lead us in creating Houses for Native Bees, including Mason Bees, as part of our continuing efforts to support pollinator well-being. We’ll talk about Mason Bee and Wild Bee life cycles, examples of DIY Mason Bee habitat, and the importance of forage/planting for pollinators. We'll also touch on Honeybees and taste some neighbourhood honey.Participants will hand roll tubes for the native bee houses,which consist mainly of…See More
Jan 26

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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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