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We’re Hiring! – Education Coordinator

Are you or someone you know passionate about teaching young students in the garden?  Want to join a great team working to get students out of the classroom and into school gardens across the North Shore? We’re hiring an Education Coordinator.  See the attached job description and please share widely.  Posting closes January 18, 2017. Download […]


Funding for Implementing the North Shore Food Charter Principles

Do you have an idea for a small project that helps bring the North Shore Food Charter to life? Vancouver Coastal Health is offering small grants for community projects to implement the Food Charter’s principles of health, equity and access; environmental responsibility, government leadership and collaboration and food culture and education. The purpose of this […]


Sutherland Schoolyard Market Garden Open House

When: mon. feb 24, 2014 | 7-9pm Where: sutherland school cafeteria | 1860 sutherland ave, north vancouver   Details: 7pm Presentation and Q&A | 7:45pm Feedback Discussions | light snacks provided Join us to discover and share your feedback on an exciting opportunity for Sutherland Secondary & our community. The North Shore Neighbourhood House’s Edible Garden Project and the North Vancouver School District are exploring the opportunity to […]


Two New DNV Community Gardens!

The District of North Vancouver Council will be reviewing staff recommendations for two new community gardens on Monday night. The two proposed locations are in the Lynn Valley and Parkgate neighbourhoods. Please join us at the DNV Council meeting to show your support! When: 7pm, Monday November 4th Where: DNV Hall 355 West Queens Road, North Van Here’s the […]

cool neighbourhoods

Cool Neighbourhoods event: the future of food

Cool Drinks is a monthly social and learning gathering to connect and inspire individuals interested in sustainability and climate change. This month’s event focuses of food security: The Future of Food Wednesday, September 25, 2013 – 6:30 – 9:00pm Cafe for Contemporary Art 138 – 140 Esplanade, North Vancouver   Mark your calendars as we […]

2013 Urban Advancing Agriculture Grants

Vancouver Coastal Health Community Food Security Initiative North Shore Project Funding for Building Community Capacity in Food Security   April 2013 – March 2014 The purpose of this initiative is to increase food security for all members of the North Shore community while specifically working to improve access to healthy foods for people with low […]

Loutet Farm Workbee

We’re installing drainage at the farm – hurray! We need your help to dig some trenches and lay drainage pipe. We’ll make sure there are canopies up and a kettle on with tea and hot chocolate to keep you warm. When: Saturday December 15th, 10am-2:o0pm Where: Loutet Farm – East 14th and Rufus Ave, North […]