All-candidate meetings in Fernwood

City of Victoria Municipal Election Day is Saturday, October 20th 2018
In order to inform the public on issues and solutions, the Fernwood Community Association (FCA) is sponsoring 3 all-candidate meetings, one for Council, one for Mayor, and one for School Trustee. You are invited to participate as a voter.
Meet the Candidates for City of Victoria Council […]

By |October 9th, 2018|Buzz, Events, News|0 Comments

Do you believe children deserve healthy food?

Support the Gift of Good Food: Fernwood-based regional food access for families ­facing poverty

›› Mila Czemerys

The Gift of Good Food launches on November 13th, 2018. You are invited to join our team of Good Food Heros. Let’s hit the ground running this November!

With your help, we CAN reach our goal of raising $80,000 and supporting […]

By |October 9th, 2018|Buzz, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Fernwood’s Annual Halloween Bonfire

›› Kathryn Juricic

It’s time for Fernwood to get spooky once again. Every year we host hundreds of kiddos and adults alike and this year is no different! Come to Stevenson Park and the Fernwood Community Centre gymnasium to enjoy Halloween with your neighbours.

The bonfire will be burning beginning at sunset in Stevenson Park. Come with […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|1 Comment

Youth Food Programs

A safe space for youth to learn food skills, and healthy eating

›› Kathryn Juricic

Student Dinner

Student Dinner is a place for youth to hang out – Fernwood Community ­Centre’s weekly youth program, which offers a warm meal and safe space to chill. Every week there is a different activity or theme, so far in September, we’ve […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Remembering Vic Horvath

About a year ago, a very beautiful thing ­happened to me. I met Vic Horvath

›› Graeme Bousada

I met Vic through my dear friend Zoubi Arros, and we instantly hit it off. We hacked a dart together and we chatted about the ethereal nature of laughter. Needless to say, the conversation was filled with lots of […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Buzz, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Anarchist Bookfair: 13 years of anarchy

13th Annual ­Victoria Anarchist Bookfair, ­September 22nd & 23rd

›› Allan Antliff

The Victoria Anarchist Bookfair ­collective is pleased to announce our 13th annual bookfair at the Fernwood ­Community Centre, 1240 Gladstone Avenue, Unceded Lekwungen Territory, September 22nd and 23rd (doors open at 11:00am on Saturday and Sunday). This year’s ­bookfair features author/artist Gord Hill (Kwakwaka’wakw nation) […]

By |September 5th, 2018|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Meet the Yogis

Fernwood Yoga Den gets new digs

›› Ruben Anderson

Fernwood Yoga Den Open House
You’re invited!
Saturday, September 29th, 4-6pm
1310 Gladstone Avenue, main floor

Please join us in our new space, meet our teachers, and enjoy refreshments, activities for all ages, vendors, and music. Plus, there will be door prizes and special offers!

There will soon be a social enterprise yoga […]

By |August 7th, 2018|Buzz, Events, Village Vibe|0 Comments