Entries Tagged as 'community'

Friday, July 20th, 2018

Embracing Community Gardening at Alex Decoteau Park

I’ve never had much of a green thumb. I barely remember to water my house plants, and the container gardens I’ve had in the summer on our balcony have never thrived. However, when the chance to sign up for a plot in our new Downtown Community Garden came up in the spring, Mack and I […]

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

CommuniTEA Infusion Launch

One of the ideas that really resonated with me from Jim Diers’ talk back in November was the concept of “bumping places” – locations in the neighbourhood where residents could casually meet others – cafes, grocery stores, parks and the like. Some areas are undoubtedly more populated with such communal spaces than others, and Central […]