In which Vancouver neighbourhood or other community do you live?
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...
recycling, gardening, bicycling, music & arts, go, community building, political work, music
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!)
gardening, music & arts
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?
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Good, you got me looking at this site again. I think the way I will engage is with the real people I have met first. I know it is probably a really efficient way to organize and communicate, but I don't want to spend too much time in front of a computer... I heard of a drinking water benefit for Nicaragua coming in January and I am looking for water songs with the possiblilty of performing. Any thoughts?
Hi Earle, glad to see you are on board with VV. I was involved in the formation of the group but these days my focus has shifted north to Cortes Island... www.may-s-garden.blogspot.com. However, I'm in town for the winter and looking for gigs... hint hint. Andy
Hey Earle Peach - yah it's me from misery on Main - i heard a lot about you too, from all sorts of people. How are you? Maybe we'll get to meet at Misery on Main, it will be starting up again in the fall. Please say hi to Barbra from me! All the best.
Interested in participating in a VV garden? We have collaborative gardens/garden spaces in 5 neighbourhoods. Contact us at email@example.com. Gardening now in progress. New gardeners welcome (space allowing).
Kits Village Recycling Depot (2nd or 3rd Thursdays Kits Community Centre) Next depot: Thursday, August 19th
Main St. Village monthly gatherings (1st Tuesdays Little Mountain Neighbourhood House) Currently on hold due to COVID
Permaculture Vancouver Meetups (3rd Wednesdays VV McBride Park Fieldhouse (sometimes elsewhere) Next meetup: Special date Thursday, July 29th
West End Community Potluck/WE Urban Garden Club (3rd Sundays West End Community Centre, in July and August 4th Thursdays - July 22nd and August 26th.