Tag Archives: Food Security

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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Gardening with Love

Yes! We grew that! It started with a seed in a miniature green house back at the neighbourhood house in the month of May. Transplanted in the month of June, and waved our magic wand for a little universal love. … Continue reading

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Apple Chips,Yum!

We delivered a workshop at Clinton Park and shared How to make apple chips! Actually, just about any other fruit veggie or herb can be preserved in the dehydrator. It’s quite remarkable. We had samples of all types of produce … Continue reading

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Canning Workshop At Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House

A super group of participants eager to get ready to Learn! Apples peeled and chopped A snapshot of the essential ingredients for canning. Thanks for reading. 🙂

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Memories of the Garden

In Clinton Park the Pink Poppies Grow…. Continue reading

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Local Food Security Urgency Video

Watch this Local Food Security Urgency video.

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Planting, Planting and More Planting-April 6

True gardeners…new snow on the mountains, 4 degrees out,  cold but dedicated garden members out to get ready and plant the garden…Thanks Everyone!                 Apparently there is a technique to digging. Matthew from … Continue reading

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Weed Or Not?

Does this plant look familiar? It grows pretty prolific in the spring here. It is called Chickweed (Stellaria media). Before you dig it out did you know that this is a tasty and good food source as well as a … Continue reading

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