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Monday, December 5, 2016

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Coming together to prepare a meal and eat together allows people to build community by learning about each other, our histories, and our stories.

On Friday, December 9, join us as we share Christmas treats from countries across the world! Attendees can expect a 3 course meal.

Mohawk poet Janet Rogers will read selected pieces from her recently released poetry collection Totem Poles and Railroads as well as share some spoken word.

Menu: TBA

Organized by the Support Network for Indigenous Women & Women of Colour. Food With A Side of Community takes place once a month at the Bayanihan Community Center.

Bus tickets provided. Email: info@sniwwoc.ca with accessibility requests and dietary restrictions.

This event is happening on the traditional occupied territory of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Lkwungen nation. The Community Center is wheelchair accessible.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Hosts: Jennipher + Jeff

Stage
2 - 3pm: Community playlist/DJ
4 - 4:10pm: Intro + Land Acknowledgement
4:10 – 4:30pm: Alana (poetry)
4:30 – 4:45pm: Jennipher + Duj’on (performance)
4:45 – 5:00pm: Alex Ebata (hiphop)
5:00 – 6:15pm: Zu (painting) + Dorone (dancing) + DJ Taro (tunes)
6:30 – 7:00: Paint the Town Red (hiphop)

Activities
2 – 5:30pm: Kids activities (face painting & games)
3 - 4pm: Yoga w/ Khalilah (bring your own mat)

Food
2 – 5pm: Light snacks (iced tea, butter mochi, and pakoras)
530pm: Dinner (rice, fish, veggies, plantains)

Vendors
Tiffany: Astrology Teachings
Heart & Hands Health Collective: Acupuncture
La Calabasse du Nomade: African inspired items

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Every month, we host a free community dinner called 'Food With A Side of Community'. On August 27, we're taking it outside. Free dinner, music, live performances, and activities!

2-8PM
951 Kings Road

This event is happening on the traditional occupied territory of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Lekwungen nation.

More info (performance lineup, etc) TBA

Email us to RSVP for dinner!


Saturday, July 16, 2016

Coming together to prepare a meal and eat together allows people to build community by learning about each other, our histories, and our stories.


Norma, one of the board members of the Bayanihan Cultural and Housing Society, will be facilitating. We'll be preparing chicken adobo but will have other vegetarian options as well!

Organized by the Support Network for Indigenous Women & Women of Colour

Bus tickets provided. Email: iwwocvictoria@gmail.com with accessibility requests and dietary restrictions.

This event is happening on the traditional occupied territory of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Lkwungen nation. The Community Center is wheelchair accessible.


Saturday, June 4, 2016


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Facebook event page


The N'we Jinan is a music initiative that gives a voice to First Nation artists through music and creative expression.
Visit their website: http://www.nwejinan.com

 

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

We're excited to be hosting Food With A Side of Community again. We'll be making indian tacos (with moose meat), and we'll have numerous veggie side dishes, and will work together on a brief writing exercise.