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  • 4:00 pm-10:00 pm
    2016-10-03-2016-10-10
    Mount Pleasant Community Centre, Kingsway, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    This activity has already started, but registrations are still being accepted. Location: Mount Pleasant Community Centre Facility: KitchenPrice: Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: At least 13 -15 yrsTantalize your taste buds with the Food Skills cooking Program. Come meet new friends and cook a variety of healthy, delicious, fun dishes. Your child will gain knowledge in kitchen smarts, nutrition and cleanliness. These healthy meals that they create will be realistic, affordable and something that you will be able to do with your friends and family.Instructor: TBA Instructor
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  • 4:00 pm-10:00 pm
    2016-10-10-2016-10-17
    Mount Pleasant Community Centre, Kingsway, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    This activity has already started, but registrations are still being accepted. Location: Mount Pleasant Community Centre Facility: KitchenPrice: Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: At least 13 -15 yrsTantalize your taste buds with the Food Skills cooking Program. Come meet new friends and cook a variety of healthy, delicious, fun dishes. Your child will gain knowledge in kitchen smarts, nutrition and cleanliness. These healthy meals that they create will be realistic, affordable and something that you will be able to do with your friends and family.Instructor: TBA Instructor
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  • 1:30 pm-2:30 pm
    2016-10-16
    West End Community Centre, Denman Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Location: West End Community Centre Facility: Bidwell RoomJoin West End Neighbourhood Food Network and Village Vancouver at our monthly family friendly gatherings. Bring something yummy and share some good food and conversation with neighbours. We'll have a seed library there - you can get some free seeds for your garden, or swap or donate seeds or plants. Each month we present a mini-workshop on a different food and/or gardening related topic: September - Growing Winter Herbs, October - "Eating on the Wild Side", November - Pulses. For further information: WENFN -- Ross Moster ross.wenfn@gmail.com, or visit foodwestend.wordpress.com , Village Vancouver -- ross@villagevancouver.ca or www.villagevancouver.ca. Advance registration encouraged.Age: 19+
  • 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    2016-10-16
    Trout Lake Community Centre, Victoria Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Sukkot Festival - 82338Build a Sukkah at Trout Lake Community Centre! Celebrate the Jewish Harvest Festival of Sukkot. Build and decorate the Sukkah, make crafts, sip hot apple cider, and listen to a Sukkot Story! The sukkah will be standing throughout the week-long festival of Sukkot (October 16-23). All are welcome to visit! This is a family fun event for everyone to enjoy! Location is outside beside the Little Trout Imaginarium House.Instructor: Carey BrownCONTACT Trout Lake3360 Victoria DriveVancouver, BC V5N 4M4Tel: 604-257-6955Fax: 604-257-6961Email: troutlakecc@vancouver.ca
  • 5:30 pm-8:00 pm
    2016-10-16
    Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre, Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Annual RIPE harvest celebration showcases the best of local ingredients from farmers and producers paired with some of Vancouver’s finest chefs and restaurants. Chefs Clement Chan of Torafuku, Meeru Dhalwala of Vij’s Rangoli, Ned Bell of Chefs for Oceans, Quang Dang of West Restaurant, Deniz Tarakcioglu of Cafe Medina, Karen McAthy of Blue Heron Creamery, Ryan Reed of Nomad, and Shelome Bouvette of Chicha will be dishing up locally inspired small plates.
    RIPE 2016 will feature 8 mouth-watering small plate tasting stationscraft beverages from BC Wine Studio and Persephone Brewing, seasonal cocktails from Gillespie’s Fine Spirits and Salt Spring Coffee, and dessert tastings artfully prepared from fresh, seasonal and sustainably harvested food. For more details -  FAQs
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  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    2016-10-19
    Britannia Community Services Centre, Napier Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    3 Part Nutrition Series: Learn to Cook Simple & Nutritious Asian Meals Featuring unique Asian inspired recipes Learn about how nutrition can help you combat stress, maximize your energy & get the most out of life! Fabian is a holistic health coach and chef. He specializes in making nutrition easy to understand as well as making Asian, East Indian and European cuisine convenient to cook, fun, healthy and absolutely delicious.biyraniSession 2 – East Indian inspired “Healing Biryani” Struggling to find time to cook a warm, delicious and hearty meal? Surprise yourself with preparing this simple turmeric infused brown rice dish. In this session you will also learn about the root cause of many diseases – inflammation. More importantly, learn how to fight it. Apply this knowledge for yourself and also the people you love too.Wed 6:00-8:00pm Oct 19 Pre-teen Centre $20/sess 69735
  • 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
    2016-10-19
    Renfrew Park Community Centre, East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
     Location: Renfrew Park Community Centre  Facilities: Kitchen, Room 108Price: $8.00 (Standard charge)Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: 19 and upInstructor: Niclas Galdamez
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  • 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    2016-10-22
    Dunbar Community Centre, Dunbar Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Location: Dunbar Community Centre Facility: LobbyA place where food and conversations merge into larger themes about well-being, health and overall positive living. We will be sharing our harvest from our permaculture gardens and our tasty recipes. Our shared goal is to make our Vancouver life more and more delicious, for both mind and body, one meal at a time! Through a culture of sharing all kinds of inspiring ideas together, while having a facilitated discussion that explores experience and values around permaculture practices, we can spice up and strengthen our own community. The workshop is FREE and open to the public. Just bring your curiosity, friends and whole family!
  • 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    2016-10-22
    990 W 59th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6P 1X9, Canada
    Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre  Facility: Lower LoungeLearn to make kimchi: a traditional fermented Korean side dish in this free Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network workshop facilitated by Alyssa Kohlman from Fermentoring. Probiotic, raw, and Paleo-friendly. Vegan option available. You?ll be fully active in creating the fermentation (wear clothes you don't mind preparing food in), and take home a jar customized to your level of spice-tolerance. Bring any of the following items that you can: cutting board, large knife, kitchen scissors, large bowl or tub, 500mL wide-mouth jar and lid. $7 materials fee. Presented by the Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food network. For further information, contact Ross Moster ross@villagevancouver.ca or visit www.villagevancouver.ca. Register by October 20.Notes: Register by Oct 20.Instructor: Alyssa Mary Kohlman
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  • 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
    2016-10-23
    Kerrisdale Community Centre, West Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, Canada
      The launch of the Kerrisdale Community Seed Sharing Library and Seed Savers Club! Help build the seed library box and find out how the library works. Learn about Village Vancouver's seed libraries and seed saving efforts around the city and meet fellow gardeners and seed savers. Pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds and help put together seed packets for the library. The free workshop is for all ages and abilities. Pre-registration (by calling the Kerrisdale CC desk 604-257-8100) is required. More info. at the Village Vancouver Website (www.villagevancouver.ca)
  • 2:00 pm-3:30 pm
    2016-10-23
    4575 Clancy Loranger Way, Vancouver, BC V5Y 2M4, Canada
      Learn all about feeding your toddler and preschooler! How much do toddlers and preschoolers really need? For couples $19.05 Single $14. 29 Code 81622/81621 Facility: Preschool Location: Hillcrest Community Centre
  • 4:45 pm-6:00 pm
    2016-10-23
    Thunderbird Community Centre, Cassiar Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Thunderbird Community Centre Facility: Kitchen - Multipurpose RoomAges: 9-12Get inspired and join Aaron in an interactive cooking class. Create menus and build skills to make meals so good they will impress even Gordon Ramsay. Learn nutritious ways to cook using local food and ingredients. Sampling is key to the success of the program.No program October 7 due to room conflict, No program November 11Instructor: Aaron ChiangOnline registration is not allowed for this activity. Please call (604) 713-1818 during regular business hours for registration information.
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  • 10:30 am-11:30 am
    2016-10-26
    Kensington Community Centre, Dumfries Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
      Location: Kensington Community Centre  Facility: Multipurpose RoomPrice $72Join Miss Danielle and have fun learning to make all your favourites: cookies, bread rolls, cinnamon buns, and more! Give you and the youngster in your life a chance to bond and learn about mixing, counting, kneading dough, and all the fun things that come with making your own food. And we'll do most of the clean up! Parent participation is required for this class. No class Nov 16.Instructor: Danielle Bourgon
  • 10:30 am-12:30 pm
    2016-10-26
    Kitsilano Community Centre, Larch Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
     Location: Kitsilano Community Centre  Facilities: Ken's Kitchen, Snowy's LoungePrice: FreeAges:  18+A place where food and conversations merge into larger themes about well-being, health and overall positive living. Sitting down to enjoy a meal together and face-to-face conversations is often overshadowed by busy lifestyles, social media, and on- the-go foods and more. Our shared goal is to make our Vancouver life more and more delicious, for both mind and body, one meal at a time! Through a culture of preparing a yummy meal together, while having a facilitated discussion that explores experience and values around sustainable living, we can spice up and strengthen our own community. We invite you to a lively cooking and tasting workshop from our organic gardens. The workshop is FREE and open to the public. Just bring your curiosity, friends and whole family! Only 15 spaces, please pre-register.
  • 12:00 pm-2:30 pm
    2016-10-26
    Renfrew Park Community Centre, East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Location: Renfrew Park Community Centre Facilities: Kitchen,Room 110Price: $8.57 (Standard charge)Ages: 55 and upCome and celebrate German October Fest. There will be a full lunch served, entertainment and door prizes. Buy your ticket early to make sure you have a seat for this luncheon. Menu: Bratwurst with Apples, Onions and Sauerkraut, Braised Red Cabbage, Spaetzle, German Chocolate Cake
  • 12:00 pm-2:30 pm
    2016-10-26
    Renfrew Park Community Centre, East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    This activity has already started, but registrations are still being accepted. Location: Renfrew Park Community Centre Facilities: Kitchen,Room 108Price: $75.00 (Standard charge)Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: 6-8Learn how to make delicious and healthy snacks and lunches in our kitchen and eat your creations. No session Oct 9, Nov 13.Instructor: Renee Lin
  • 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    2016-10-26
    Strathcona Community Centre, Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Location: Strathcona Community Centre  Facility: Lower KitchenFREE - Ages 19 and upShare and grow your cooking skills and repertoire in a social, fun and hands-on environment. Recipes will be decided upon by the group and we will cook lots to take home for our families. Everyone is welcome to join! Pre-registration requested, but drop-in allowed if space permitsInstructor: Lorraine Holubowich
  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    2016-10-26
    Britannia Community Services Centre, Napier Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    3 Part Nutrition Series: Learn to Cook Simple & Nutritious Asian Meals Featuring unique Asian inspired recipes Learn about how nutrition can help you combat stress, maximize your energy & get the most out of life! Fabian is a holistic health coach and chef. He specializes in making nutrition easy to understand as well as making Asian, East Indian and European cuisine convenient to cook, fun, healthy and absolutely delicious.thaiSession 3 – Thai inspired “Mee-dicate” Want to impress everyone at a potluck? You will learn the secrets of making this irresistible and highly addictive rice noodle dish! In this session, you will also learn how to overcome stress and anxiety. Learn about the foods and techniques that can help you with gaining better sleep. vegetarian, vegan, gluten freeWed 6:00-8:00pm Oct 26 Pre-teen Centre $20/sess 78997
  • 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
    2016-10-26
    Renfrew Park Community Centre, East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
     Location: Renfrew Park Community Centre  Facilities: Kitchen, Room 108Price: $8.00 (Standard charge)Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: 19 and upInstructor: Niclas Galdamez
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  • 4:00 pm-10:00 pm
    2016-10-31-2016-11-07
    Mount Pleasant Community Centre, Kingsway, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    This activity has already started, but registrations are still being accepted. Location: Mount Pleasant Community Centre Facility: KitchenPrice: Leisure Access Discount: 50.00% for CustomerAges: At least 13 -15 yrsTantalize your taste buds with the Food Skills cooking Program. Come meet new friends and cook a variety of healthy, delicious, fun dishes. Your child will gain knowledge in kitchen smarts, nutrition and cleanliness. These healthy meals that they create will be realistic, affordable and something that you will be able to do with your friends and family.Instructor: TBA Instructor