Monthly Archives: February 2016

Recycling to keep our landfills free of products whose materials can have a second life

On tomorrow/Saturday: “Together with depots, transporters and recycling facilities, we’re fulfilling BC’s mandate to provide recycling to keep our landfills free of products whose materials can have a second life.” http://www.electrorecycle.ca/ #ElectroRecycle

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Seed Swap & Seed Starting

Interested in learning how to grow your own produce and flowers from seed this year? Here is a free “how to” event hosted by Village Vancouver: https://www.facebook.com/events/1039906949408940/ #SeedSwap #SeedStarting

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Vancouver urban farm bylaw to regulate growing industry

“Vancouver urban farm bylaw to regulate growing industry: Urban farms in Vancouver sold $418,000 worth of produce to residents in 2013, according to the city.” http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/british-columbia/vancouver-urban-farm-bylaw-to-regulate-growing-industry-1.3459962

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Hot One Inch Action present CARDED! a one-night only show of art reproduced on trading cards

“The creators of Hot One Inch Action present CARDED! a one-night only show of art reproduced on trading cards. The work of fifty artists is presented on trading cards and made available for art lovers to collect and trade. These … Continue reading

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Motivation to save space and simplify

Looking to clear up some space? Maybe a bit of early spring cleaning? Here is a great article about ways to save space and simplify. “The church of consumerism is beginning to lose its grip – all the meaning imbued … Continue reading

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Salish Singing & Drumming workshops in 2016

“Salish Singing & Drumming workshops in 2016…Workshops are free and open to everyone!” A series of workshops presented by SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement and SFU’s Office for Aboriginal Peoples. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/711999075566098/

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Celebrating Valentines Day in a New Way, this Saturday

Here is a creatively festive community based event that to celebrate Valentines Day without commercial consumerism: https://www.facebook.com/events/914594291948030/ #ValentinesCrafting

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Creative Escape, Free Event

“Want to learn to knit? Share your love of drawing? Trying to get the creative juices flowing for your writing? Need some inspiration, peer review or feedback on your latest creation? Creative Escape is the place to share you skills … Continue reading

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