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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Asian Dumplings Workshop

Burnaby Food First is pleased to announce a new workshop! 

Asian Dumplings Workshop

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Brentwood Community Resource Centre
(2055 Rosser Avenue, Burnaby)

Join Burnaby Food First member Gloria, and learn to make both vegetarian and meat Chinese dumplings. Children are welcome.

The workshop is FREE, but space is limited. To register, please contact Meghan at (604) 209-2404 or by e-mail at burnabyfoodfirst@gmail.com.

Parking is limited: please consider taking transit, biking or walking.

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Enjoy Burnaby Food First workshops? Want to get involved as a volunteer?

All are welcome, and we'd love to have you on board! For more information, send us an e-mail at burnabyfoodfirst@gmail.com.

Things to do in October...

Welcome to Autumn, Food First-ers!

Here are a few events to add to your calendar for October.


Courtesy of: https://gwfoodconnection.wordpress.com/events/

What: Sally Ann's Healthy Eating Kitchen
When: Monday, October 3, 11:30am - 2:00pm
Where: 3213 Fraser Street, Vancouver
Why: To learn cooking skills, nutritional and food safety information, & budgeting tips
Registration Required: Call Chelsea Marsh (604-872-7676)
Cost: FREE


Courtesy of: http://ca-en.naturespath.com/about/movements/eat-well-do-good











What: 8th Annual Eat Well Do Good Foodraiser
When: Tuesday, October 4th, 7:00am - 3:00pm
Where: Robson Square & London Drugs (Granville & W. Georgia)
Why: To combat hunger by raising money for Food Banks in BC & enjoying delicious food together
Cost: Purchase by-donation grab 'n go breakfast & lunch bags




What: Harvest Fest 2016: Tastes of South Vancouver
When: Thursday, October 6, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Where: Fresh Roots Farm, SW corner of David Thompson Secondary
Why: To enjoy stone soup & veggie skewers, participate in 3-legged races, carve pumpkins, compete in the community dessert contest, take home freshly-pressed apple cider




What: KPU Commercial Beekeeping Info Session
When: Saturday, October 15th, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: The Honeybee Centre, Surrey BC
Why: To find out about BC's first certificate program in Commercial Beekeeping
Registration Required: Click here to sign up on the electronic form
Cost: FREE


What: Restaurants for Change
When: Wednesday, October 19
Where: Burdock & Co, Cabrito, Farmer's Apprentice, Jamjar
Why: To support Community Food Centres Canada
Cost: Make a reservation to enjoy a meal at a participating restaurant (above)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Healthy Weeknight Meals Workshop

Burnaby Food First is pleased to announce a new workshop!

Healthy Weeknight Meals
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7IEZFMAf2nnTWNfS2RUaFllREZDcnBfaGZpQTlfTlBLTlBn/view?usp=sharing

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Brentwood Community Resource Centre (2055 Rosser Avenue / Burnaby - map

Join holistic nutritionist Meghan Cooke to learn about affordable, fast, and healthy recipes for weeknight meals! Children are welcome.

To register, please contact Meghan at (604) 209-2404 or by email.

Register as soon as possible, as there are limited seats available. Parking is limited; please consider taking transit, biking, or walking.


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Enjoy Burnaby Food First workshops? Want to get involved as a volunteer?

Check out all the great ways you can get involved. All are welcome, and we'd love to have you on board! For more information,
send us an email.