Happy 2020! New Year and New Decade.
WENFN with Village Vancouver have a whole slate of events and workshops set for January at March. Will do a more complete post soon, but for the moment, here are the first two, back to back on Sunday, January 19. Register online, in person at WECC, or call WECC (604.257.8333).
For more, please see the Winter 2020 program of the West End Community Centre, pages 32 and 33.
Community Potluck, Seed Library & Workshop. January 19, 2020 – Exploring Responses to the Climate Emergency (share actions you’re taking, especially ones which others can also take)
Join West End 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 West End Urban Garden Calendar. We’ll have the community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds or plants. Each month we present a short workshop on a different food and/or gardening related topic. February – Mason Bees, March – Passive Houses. Followed by the West End Urban Garden Club (separate registration required).
Sun Jan 19 1:00-2:30 pm
West End Urban Garden Club – January 19 – Place Your 2020 Seed and Soil Amendment Orders
Organized by West End Neighbourhood Food Network, we share information, organize food and gardening workshops, save and give out seeds, produce the West End Urban Garden Calendar, explore possibilities for creating more gardening spaces in the West End, and engage in other food and gardening related activities. In addition, our WeBee pollinators group will be giving out Mason bee houses (while supplies last),and kids (of all ages) can take a picture with WeBee. Each month we hold a discussion/present a short talk or engage in a food and/or gardening related activity of interest to West Enders and others. February – Making Seed Packets for the Seed Library, March – What are you planting this year?. All ages welcome, whether you currently have a garden or not!
Preceded by Village Vancouver’s and WENFN’s monthly Community Potluck, Seed Library & Workshop (separate registration required).
Sun Jan 19 2:30-3:30pm