Tag Archives: Table Matters


Food Charter at CNV Council

On January 20th, the District of North Vancouver passed the North Shore Food Charter.  The charter is on the agenda for City of North Vancouver council on February 24th, 6-9pm. The food charter is a key policy tool for advancing food security.  When a municipal food charter is endorsed by local governments, municipal staff will […]


North Shore Food Security Resources Inventory

As a member of the Table Matters Network, the EGP has been helping to develop food policy on the North Shore.  As part of this initiative, Vancouver Coastal Health is updating a 2010 inventory of food security resources on the North Shore. A food security resource/program can be any of the following: Community kitchen or […]


Table Matters

What: Table Matters: A Celebration & Evening of DialogueWhere: North Van City Hall, 141 West 14th Street When: 5:15PM-9PM Register here. Song(s) tailor-made for this event Performed By: TBA Food touches every aspect of our lives, from daily meals with our families to trips to the grocery store or community garden in our neighbourhoods and beyond. All of these […]

Eventbrite - North Shore Table Matters Dialogue 2012

Table Matters 2012

Food touches every aspect of our lives, from daily meals with our families to trips to the grocery store or community garden in our neighbourhoods and beyond. All of these experiences with food are influenced by policies at all levels (though how is not always visible). We all have values around food that we hold […]

2012 Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants

Vancouver Coastal Health North Shore is pleased to announce Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants for 2012. Deadline for Application, March 9th 2012. Download Application Form These grants (up to $2,000) aim 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 […]

Table Matters Followup Meeting

Inspired by the discussion at the recent Table Matters Forum? Want to continue sharing ideas and taking action to move projects forward? Join us on Monday December 5th, 6:30pm at the District of North Vancouver Hall (355 West Queens Road) to keep things moving. For more information and to recieve a reminder/agenda, please contact Margaret […]

Table Matters 2011

A North Shore Discussion about Urban Agriculture and Sustainable Food Systems Presenting a networking and information sharing event intended to continue building our North Shore food system network. Opportunities to participate in food system and urban agriculture projects on the North Shore will be presented. Come make a connection! Friday, October 28, 2011 1:00—5:30pm. Registration […]

Table Matters Reference Group Meeting

Join us for our next meeting on April 4, 6:30-8:30pm. On November 5, 2010 there was an event called Table Matters: A Community Discussion about Food Security and Urban Agriculture. Since then we have begun to work together on strategic planning and building a working group of individuals and organizations on the North Shore interested […]

Table Matters Follow-up!

December 1st, 6:30pm (DNV Hall): Moving priorities forward that were identified at Table Matters At the highly successful Table Matters session on November 5th (presented by Vancouver Coastal Health and the Edible Garden Project), participants were tasked with identifying action items to move food forward on the North Shore. This follow up meeting is a […]