More than just Food Skills

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We cooked together and shared our experiences and had a wonderful time learning!

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An amazing group of keen and super team participants.

We had the greatest time!

 

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Welcome to Frog Hollow’s Community Connections Blog

Check out our Calendar of Events It’s updated regularly.

For more information see our About Us page.

 

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Earth Awareness Workshop [Friday, Oct. 11]

Join us for the Earth Awareness Workshop with Lori Snyder on Friday, October 11, 2019 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm. Workshop is open to all ages. Learn about what responsibilities we can take to save our planet!

Lori Snyder is a Métis herbalist and educator who share the wisdom and traditions of her indigenous roots. Let’s have a discussion on our current issues of our precious land.

Light snacks provided. Please register with Eva at Frog Hollow.

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19th Annual Pumpkin Patch in the City

Once again, we are having our annual “Pumpkin Patch in the City” here at Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 10am to 4pm. There will be games, entertainment, crafts, food and much more.

Come join us for this family fun event. Everyone is welcome!

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Bravery art workshop with The Learnary

Join us for this exciting workshop on Wednesday, October 9th from 10am-1pm at the Clinton Park Fieldhouse (2690 Grant Street). The Learnary will be leading the workshop.

A multimedia workshop using paint, stamps, collages on small canvases to showcase Bravery.

To register, please contact Lysandra at Lysandra@froghollow.bc.ca or call 604-251-1225 ext. 245

SPACE IS LIMITED

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Frogs in the park circle time

Families are having a great time getting together, interacting and making friends. Tuesday Wednesdays, Thursdays from 930 t0 12 noon. Its free, no pressures, just a relaxing time under those beautiful trees down at Clinton Park. I just love our families!

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Gardeners Hangout-Its tea time from the garden

Lemon balm and peppermint, just a few twigs of each is all you need. Add the herbs to a tea pot and pour boiled hot water in it and let it seep for ten minutes. A wonderful relaxing herbal tea to sooth those nerves or irritated stomach. Try it, you will love how you feel, its quite rejuvenating! Safe for children too:)

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Gardeners Hangout

Herbal Tea made from the herbs in the garden at Clinton park Gardeners Hangout

Gardeners Hangout

Join us!

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How does your garden grow?

tomatoes and zucchini

too close for comfort.

 

A neighbour shares his gardening experience.

Thank you for your hospitality.

Jurassic or what!

The trick is in the soil…how much bigger can they possibly get?!

 

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Nature Walk with Lori Snyder

Wow! did we ever learn a lot!

Lori was so good at describing every little plant right on location. We didn’t have to go very far to discover within just a few feet there are many healing plants in our reach.

I was fascinated!

Thank you Lori

Can’t wait to hear your talk on Earth Awareness September 27th

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Join Us for the Harvest Festival at Clinton Park

Come join us on Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 10am to 2pm for our annual Harvest Festival located at Clinton Park. There will be lots of fun and games and prizes for the whole family! Don’t miss out. The famous Carnival Band will also be there!

We will be hosting our annual Vegetable Contest so come enter your proudest vegetable you have grown for a chance to win a prize.

Lots to see and do!

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Digital Storytelling: “Small Grants Brings Us Together” by Linda

Here is Linda’s story. She applied for a Neighbourhood Small Grants and obtained a bit of funding to put together a small gathering for her neighbours in the newly built condo. It was a great way to help build connection, introducing each other and especially through sharing food and sharing stories. Check out Linda’s story in the video below. If you are having trouble viewing the video on the blog, you can view directly from our YouTube Channel here.

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Digital Storytelling: “I Love Singing” by May

This is May. She’s an active participant and also a volunteer here at Frog Hollow. As you can tell by the title, she loves to sing. She also enjoys dancing and is part of the seniors line dance group. Check out May’s story in the video below. If you are having trouble viewing the video on the blog, you can view directly from our YouTube Channel here.

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