School Garden Work Party:
Get your hands dirty and have fun with fellow earthkeepers! Help us clean up a school garden!
The SPEC School Gardens program brings food gardens and food education to school children. Today, we’ll focus on the orchard.
: Sat, Sept 24
, 10:30 – noon
: Queen Elizabeth Elementary School, 4102 West 16th Avenue, Vancouver
Rain or Shine.
Tools and other support will be provided by SPEC. Please RSVP!
604-736-7732 or email
Everyone is welcome. QE school parents, Elder Circle folks, and SPEC members.
Elders Circle Salon: Thurs, Sept 22
event. Would you like to meet fun people and help deliver an interesting event?
Join us at Kitsilano Neighbourhood House, Main Hall, for a SPEC’s Elder Circle event, “Bringing Forth Elder Wisdom”. Through the Elders Circle, participants will discover engaged eldership in a time of great challenge and hope.
We need 4-6 volunteers (adult; all ages) to help us deliver this evening community event. You will learn more about how elders in our community can connect, contribute, and grow as creative and wise mentors to younger generations. A light supper is provided.
Volunteer opportunities include the following
Event set up (5-5:30 pm):
- Set up meeting space
- Set up food and beverage service
- Carry miscellaneous meeting materials
During the event (5:30-8:30 pm):
- Greet and register participants
- Tend food and beverage tables; clean up service area and dishes
After the event:
- Put away tables and chairs
- Clean up food and beverage area and dishes
- Tidy the meeting area
Before the event:
- Assist with event promotions by distributing flyers/posters in Vancouver.
: For more information and to volunteer, please call Barbara at 604-757-6307 or email firstname.lastname@example.org