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*Saturday afternoon -- Learn to Make Kimchi -- FREE workshop ($7 materials fee)

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*Saturday afternoon -- Learn to Make Kimchi -- FREE workshop ($7 materials fee)

Time: October 22, 2016 from 1pm to 3pm
Location: Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre, Lower Lounge
Street: 990 W 59th Ave
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map:
Phone: Register #73591: Marpole Oakridge CC 604.257.8180 or Kimchi link below or in person
Event Neighbourhood and Type: marpole-oakridge, workshop, fermenting, kimchi, marpole-oakridge neighbourhood food network, sustenance festival
Organized By: Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network and VV ElderGreens
Latest Activity: Oct 22, 2016

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Learn to make kimchi: a traditional fermented Korean side dish in this free VV Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network ElderGreens workshop facilitated by Alyssa Kohlman from Fermentoring. Probiotic, raw, and Paleo-friendly. Vegan option available. You'll be fully active in creating the fermentation (wear clothes you don't mind preparing food in), and take home a jar customized to your level of spice-tolerance. Bring any of the following items that you can: cutting board, large knife, kitchen scissors, large bowl or tub, 500mL wide-mouth jar and lid (or two 250mL jars and lids).

FREE ($7 materials fee). To register: #73591: Marpole Oakridge CC 604.257.8180 or Kimchi ( or in person.

Organized and led by seniors, VV ElderGreens brings seniors, youth and others together to share food and gardening skills and wisdom through workshops and other activities. All ages welcome, please contact us at if you're interested in getting involved. This event is part of the Sustenance Festival (

Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver are members of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks ( Nourish Our Neighbourhood ( is VNFN's annual fundraising campaign. One hundred percent of proceeds from this campaign will go to support community-based food initiatives in the community, with 50% of net proceeds going to participating neighbourhoods and 50% to the Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks. Check out our fantastic partners this month!

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