Guest post from: Kim Knowles, Alexis Motuz & Sarah Anderson Please join us for an outdoor Neighbourhood Fall potluck! We have invited some guests. Dave Skeen and folks from White Owl Native Ancestry and the Faculty of Social Work Indigenous Field of Study will join us. These folks do some amazing things! Dave is part of a … More Neighbourhood Fall Potluck
Like many neighbours, you might be asking… where the heck is Uniroyal Goodrich Park? It’s a hidden gem beside the Spurline Trail at Guelph Street. The Guelph Street Community Garden is located there. The City is currently in the process of revitalizing Uniroyal Goodrich Park with construction expected to take place in 2019. During the … More Renaming of Uniroyal Goodrich Park
Our neighbourhood is home to the Guelph Street Community Garden. They often host community events in the park like Summer Solstice, Wednesday night Potlucks in July & August & Yoga in the Park. This year there are close to 30 households gardening there! The City of Kitchener is updating some of its garden policies and … More City of Kitchener wants your input on Community Gardens
Improve a public place in your ‘hood with grants between $1,000 and $20,000. That should get your attention! Through our City’s new Neighbourhood Placemaking Challenge, “residents can turn everyday spaces into destinations and gathering places where people want to spend time.” This could be anything from sprucing up a corner of the neighbourhood with a piece … More Placemaking Challenge = Make a neighbourhood place BETTER!
It’s true, it’s your last chance until next year… Yoga in the Park Tuesday August 29, 10-11am at Uniroyal Goodrich Park – the gem of a park right beside the Spurline Trail where it crosses Guelph Street. Big thanks to Anna-Marie Larsen for hosting these free classes open to everyone in the neighbourhood! Come one, … More Final summer yoga, Final summer potluck, This week!