Category Archives: Food and Garden

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 … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow?

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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 … Continue reading

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Food rescue gone sustainable-no more plastic bags!

    After all these years of using plastic bags every Tuesday to pack food rescued vegetables donated to us from Van Whole Foods, we have finally switched over! No more plastic bags! I love it! This system works really … Continue reading

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Food Rescue-I’m good for You!

You just never know what kind of veggies your going to get in the food rescue! I love me Spinach! Prepared food rescue bags ready for the registered families to pick up weekly. Thanks to Van Whole Foods for their … Continue reading

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VCH Food Asset Map

Learn to navigate the food asset map, discover free or low cost foods!

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More than just Food Skills

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

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Memories of the Summer and Food Security Initiatives

  SPARC BC providing us with fresh local farm produce out at Clinton Park! Getting ready to allocate to many seniors and families.  See that man in the picture, he is the Farmer! I cant believe how fresh all the veggies … Continue reading

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Youth at work preparing Summer Veggie Fun from rescued produce!

 Preparations of rescued produce were made weekly by our volunteer youth, serving families and children at our Frogs in the Park program over the summer.   Their smiles and dedication made such a difference!

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Frogs in the Park

We were at Clinton park every Tuesday!  What do we have here? Check this out, Veggies provided by Spark BC. Seeds give away, did you know you can plant in august, come down and get your seeds! I have kale, … Continue reading

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