Get Growing, Victoria! Free veggie seedling distribution is back

We’re excited to host another year of Get Growing, Victoria!, an amazing program that supports communities in need with free seedlings and garden materials from the City of Victoria’s Parks Department.

The intention of the program is to support City of Victoria residents who are facing barriers to growing their own food, and who are disproportionately […]

By |May 4th, 2022|Buzz, Events, Garden Gleanings|0 Comments

Honouring our Sisters and LGBTQ2+ in Spirit Candlelight Vigil – May 5, 2022

Thursday, May 5 at 7pm, Fernwood Square (Fernwood Road at Gladstone Avenue)


On May 5, the Belfry Theatre will be hosting a ceremony and candlelight vigil in honour of the National Day of Awareness and Action for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Gender Diverse People.

The ceremony will start with a prayer song and welcoming […]

By |April 20th, 2022|Events|0 Comments

FernFest is back; ­wanna get involved?

›› Mila Czemerys

After as short hiatus, Fernwood NRG is happy to announce that FernFest will return in 2022 to bring the community together to ­celebrate our vibrant ‘hood!

We will be hosting FernFest on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25, 2022. This will be our 25th FernFest—we planned to celebrate this big milestone in 2020 […]

By |April 12th, 2022|Events, Village Vibe|0 Comments

Food Sense: Healthy cooking on a budget – April 5 – May 10, 2022

Join us for this free six week healthy cooking program put on my Fernwood NRG, the Province of British Columbia, and BCCDC.

At Food Skills for Families, you will:

Cook simple nutritious meals
Learn to read nutrition labels
Tour your local grocery store

For youth ages 13 to 18

Date: Tuesdays, April 5 – May 10, 5:30pm-8:30pm

Location: Fernwood […]

By |March 14th, 2022|Buzz, Events|0 Comments

Spring Equinox Indigenous Market – March 26, 2022


Welcome, the Spring Equinox is upon us and with it comes new beginnings and new growth. We would like to bring artists from various parts of Turtle Island together and celebrate the Equinox while bringing our friends/community while uplifting the beautiful community of artists, and the gifts they carry.

We will have beaded earrings, silver jewelry, art, […]

By |March 9th, 2022|Events, News|0 Comments

Free Tax Clinic 2022

Want help with your taxes? Do you meet our eligibility criteria?

Join us for a Free Tax Clinic at the Fernwood Community Centre. Running every Wednesday from 6:00-8:00pm until the end of April 2022. Tax clinics are by appointment only – no drop-ins.

Dates: March 9, 2022 and every Wednesday until April 27, 2022 inclusive.

To register, contact […]

By |March 3rd, 2022|Events|0 Comments

Back to the Body Workshop – February 7 to March 28, 2022

February 7 to March 28, 2022
1240 Gladstone Avenue
Dinner at 5:30pm, program at 6pm to 8pm
Free, for you ages 15 to 19
Put on by the Existence Project in partnership with Fernwood NRG

An Art-Based Workshop Series on the Nervous System and the Stories It Tells Us.

Back to the Body is an 8 week art-based program teaching participants […]

By |January 20th, 2022|Events|0 Comments