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April Upcoming Events



Farm & Film Night Gala Evening
Wednesday April 8 
Food CHI and Sooke Awareness Film Night present our annual gala evening tomorrow night! Featuring Just Eat It, a 74-minute documentary film about food waste and food rescue from farm to fridge by Peg Leg Films in partnership with British Columbia’s Knowledge Network. Watch the trailer and read all about the film here. Following the film there will be short presentation by speakers on food waste strategies in our community. Come for 6:45 and browse from local vendors selling produce, seeds, preserves, baked goods and more as well as local non profits with information about creating a strong, local food secure community. EMCS Culinary Arts students will have treats and tea available too. Be sure to bring cash for treats, raffle baskets and door donations! 

Doors at 6:45, film at 7:30,
Edward Milne Community School. More information here.

Grantsmanship Tips Evening
Thursday April 23 
Something special for Sooke’s non-profits! Sooke Region Food CHI and Sooke Region Volunteer Centre invite you to an informative evening on funding grants. The money is out there, how can we all bring more of it to our communities? Representatives from the Victoria Foundation and 
Vancity Foundation will join us for the evening.

The evening starts at 6 pm with a light supper and 6:30 will presentations at 
Edward Milne Community SchoolCost (includes supper): $10.00 Food CHI and SRVC members, $20.00 for non-members. More information available here.

RSVP here or contact info@sookefoodchi.ca. Pay online or at the door.
Planning for Farm Tour 2015 is underway! Mark your calendars for Sunday, July 19 from 11-5.
This year the focus is on “hands on farming for
a day”.  More info to come! If you're interested
in getting involved and volunteering contact Christa at
 crsculpt@shaw.ca
Food Art Apple Fest 2015 planning is in the works with a date confirmed for Sunday, September 27Watch for more information
on our website! To get involved please contact
info@sookefoodchi.ca
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