Tag Archives: Stories

How does your garden grow?

gardening secrets Continue reading

Posted in Food and Garden | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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, … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Digital Storytelling: “The Importance of Being Thankful” by Shirley

This is Shirley and her loving family. She spends a lot of quality time with them and she shares about her thoughts on the importance of being thankful. No matter who you are or where you’re at in life, there … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community, Informational | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Digital Storytelling: “How I became a Laugher Yoga Leader” by Monica

This is Monica, one of our active participants and a senior here at Frog Hollow. She previously attended a digital storytelling workshop and had put together a short film about how she became a Laughter Yoga leader. Laughter help decrease … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Story Gathering Sessions

Exploring Stories of the Hastings-Sunrise Area Be a part of this collective social art project by sharing your stories and memories of the Hastings-Sunrise area. We will discuss pre and post settlement history, changes in the neighbourhood and its impacts … Continue reading

Posted in Community Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Kid Food Nation Recipe Winner from Vancouver

Originally posted on Jen’s Blog of Random Thoughts Congratulations to our very own Frog Hollow member, 9-years-old Brandon Yuen, who had won the grand prize for the Kid Food Nation Recipe Contest. He was one of the 26 chosen contestants … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

What I Learned from Engaging Abundant Community

On Thursday, October 5th Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House had the opportunity to sit in on a round table with a group of people at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House and listen to them tell their stories. One of the ladies in … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Event: 17th Annual Pumpkin Patch in the City

Another year has come and soon it will be October and kids will be thinking about Halloween and pumpkins. Frog Hollow will be hosting their 17th annual Pumpkin Patch in the City on Saturday, October 21st, 2017. Free Admission with … Continue reading

Posted in Community Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

East Café and Di Oliva Interviews

Through our Generating Connections Project, youth and senior volunteers conducted interviews with businesses in the Hastings-Sunrise area.  The East Café and Di Oliva were kind enough to participate in our project.  Below are their stories.  Stay tuned for more interviews! … Continue reading

Posted in Caring Community | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment