Sooke Region Food CHI Society AGM Reminder
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Upcoming Events

Join us and get involved!

Sooke Seed Saturday

Saturday February 28
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Volunteer Positions*

Morning Traffic & Helpers 
7:45-10:00. Help vendors unload, and assist with setup.

6 volunteer spots available

Tea & Coffee Hosts/Table Floating
A “floating” position; where you  offer refreshments to vendors, providing table coverage for vendor breaks,  and also helping out at the door as needed.

1 spot available between
9:30- 12:00

1  spot available between 12:00-3:30

Take Down & Clean Up 3:00-4:00
Table and chair “take down”, sweeping.

2 volunteer spots available
*For more information and to get involved  contact Emily at
Farm & Film Gala Evening with Sooke Awareness Film Night
Wednesday April 8
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Screening Just Eat It a documentary on food waste from farm to fridge.

Gala evening with farm vendors before the film!

Watch website for more details

Volunteer Position

Food CHI director Keeley is looking for a co-coordinator
for this event. Please contact Keeley with an expression of interest if you'd like to get involved email her at

1-2 volunteer spots available
Sooke Food CHI AGM Next Week!
Including Guest Speakers

Monday, January 19 - 7:30 - 9:00 pm
Sooke Harbour House, Potlatch Room

Our guest speakers will tell us about the Regional Food and Agriculture process and how it fits into the larger Regional Sustainability Strategy.

Doors open at 7:00 pm, AGM begins at 7:30 pm. Refreshments will be served (coffee, tea, and cookies).

You can review the AGM Agenda, Annual Report and the 2013 AGM Minutes, available below and on our website here. Copies of the 
Annual Report and Financials will be available at the AGM.
7:30     Welcome and Opening remarks
7:40     Annual General Meeting Business
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Approval of 2013 Minutes 
  • Financial Report
  • Election of Board 2015
  • Adjournment of AGM 
8:00     Guest Speakers
CRD’s Jeff Weightman, will update us on the Regional Food and Agriculture Sub-strategy process and how it fits into the larger Regional Sustainability Strategy. Jeff is project manager of the RFA process.

Sue Hallatt, manager of the newly created office, Aboriginal Initiatives will join Jeff. Sue will share the teachings from First Nations elders and knowledge keepers who have contributed to the process, bringing a much welcomed indigenous lens to food systems, security and sovereignty.
Sooke Region Food CHI Board of Directors
Sunriver Gardens
The gardens are continuing to be watched over and nurtured during the winter months by our volunteers. We meet most Sunday's from 1-3 pm and would love to have you join us! 
Contact Paula at
Attention SRG Plotholders
SRG plotholders please watch for plot renewal notices coming your way! 
Please mail cheques before February 28 to our new postal box:PO BOX 1001, Sooke BC, V9Z 1J1
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