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Bid on online Silent Auction for The Gift of Good Food!

Our neighbours at the Fernwood Community Association have come together to raise money for Fernwood NRG’s Gift of Good Food program and they have organized an online Silent Auction. See HERE for all the items!

To bid on an item, please: 

See the Silent Auction List
If you wish to bid please contact vspop15@gmail.com with:

Item #
Bid amount 
Your […]

By |December 12th, 2018|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sign up to be a Gift of Good Food Fundraising Team

Gift of Good Food Fundraising Teams are integral to our fundraising initiative. Teams have the opportunity to canvass for donations and feel good about doing it! This is a great opportunity for families, offices, sports teams, and groups of friends to come together and give. We are so grateful for every team that signs up and […]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Buzz, Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Volunteer with The Gift of Good Food

The Gift of Good Food Holiday Fundraiser starts in less than a month and we’d love your help! We raise money to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables (Good Food Boxes) for low-income families who use support services at various community centres across Greater Victoria. That produce is delivered on a consistent basis for an entire […]

By |October 24th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Volunteer at FernFest 2017!

Hey amazing people and lovers of Fernwood,

Happy FernFest! The time has come for us to celebrate community in the heart of our neighbourhood, Fernwood Square. We couldn’t put on this neighbourhood celebration without the help and energy of our generous volunteers. If you’re interested in being a part of the community, meeting new people, sharing in […]

By |May 5th, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

Vimy Ridge 100/Canada 150 at Victoria High School

>> Don Kissinger

One hundred and three years ago, approximately one in four Victoria High School students and staff joined the Canadian Expeditionary Force which fought in the First World War.

Honour rolls prominently adorn the front entrance of the school and one honours 497 of those who died in the “War To End All Wars.” A […]

By |April 6th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Long Lost Creek

>> Dorothy Field

Did you know there was once a small lake called Harris Pond in the low spot at Vining and Stanley? And that a creek drained the pond, running through Fernwood, Hillside Quadra, and Burnside Gorge, before it emptied into Rock Bay? If you put your ear to one of the storm drains, you […]

By |March 9th, 2017|Buzz, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Cate Webb and Black Cat Tattoo

>> Ross Currie

Have you seen the Black Cat around Fernwood?

Have you seen the Black Cat around Fernwood? It takes the form of a hand-poke tattoo studio and community art space opened up in August, owned and operated by Cate Webb.

Webb got into hand poke tattooing by way of stick and poke. “I got into stick […]

By |January 15th, 2017|Artist's Aside, Village Vibe|0 Comments
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