Welcoming and supporting Fernwood families

›› Shonna Bell

It has been a busy summer for Family ­Programs at the Fernwood Community Centre. The Family Resource Program in the ­gymnasium was packed with kids ­joining their families at home for the ­summer; staff and participants are happy for back-to-school! Now there’s a little more room for the little ones to play.

We are […]

By |October 5th, 2017|Buzz, News, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Abundant youth activities in Fernwood

›› Laura Burki

More spaces in Fernwood NRG’s Out of School Care Program:

Fernwood NRG’s Out of School Care ­programming is thriving, with a dedicated staff team providing a space for kid’s in our community that is safe and inclusive. One of the guiding values for the Out of School Care Program is for children to connect […]

By |October 5th, 2017|Buzz, News, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Halloween Bonfire Burnin’ – October 31, 2017

All Hallows’ Eve is more than just candy

›› Kathryn Juricic

Stop by Fernwood’s annual Halloween Bonfire at Stevenson Park this October 31st! Come down in your best costume or just come to warm up with friends and neighbours by the fire, tended with love by Fernwood NRG staff. We’re so excited to host you in our […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|2 Comments

Student Dinner Night takes-off

No need to cook on Wednesdays because it’s Fernwood Student Dinner Night

›› Mila Czemerys

With a saddle of books on their hip, ­sprinting from a Biology lab to the bus loop to in hopes to swiftly arrive at their part-time job, followed up with sport team or band practice commitments in the ­evening, it is no […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Food + Growing Workshop Series Fall 2017

Fernwood NRG & Fernwood Helping Hands are excited to offer a series of fall growing and food cultivation workshops to help boost your green thumb curiosity and provide a chance to learn something new in your community.

Register online at or book your spot today by calling 250-381-1552 ext.100.

By |September 25th, 2017|Buzz, Events|0 Comments

Fernwood Student Dinner Night – Wednesdays, 6-7:30pm

Fernwood has a strong student community – represent! We want to give back to our community of studious bookworms, offer a brief study break, and celebrate your hard-working ways by taking dinner off your  “to-do” list one night a week. Fernwood Student Dinner is an opportunity for students in the wider community to come together […]

By |August 31st, 2017|Buzz, Events|0 Comments

Sunset Market in the Square | Wednesdays in September

The Oaklands Community Association and Fernwood NRG are collaborating to create the free Sunset Market in the Square series!

Join us for the month of September in Fernwood Square on Wednesday evenings with a Market focused on local farmers and food and beverage producers from 4:30 to 7:30pm from September 6th to September 27th.

Building on the […]

By |August 31st, 2017|Buzz, Events, Oaklands|0 Comments