New community dinner – starts October 11!

There is a new community dinner in Centre Wellington…..at Centre Wellington District High School. Organized by Diane Ballantyne Chris Jess, and supported enthusiastically by staff at the high school and the Centre Wellington Food Bank, the first dinner will be on Wednesday, October 11 – doors open at 5.30 pm, with dinner served at 6!…

Help from volunteers from Sysco

On August 23, the Community Garden Network and the CW Food Bank were delighted to welcome to Centre Wellington three volunteers from Sysco, Jay McClintock, Mike Nussy and Stef DeSavigny. They helped weed the St. James Community Garden, and weeded and harvested food at the Central Pentecostal Community Garden. They came to Centre Wellington as…

Social Justice Group update and information meeting – Oct 23, 7 pm

UPDATE/INFORMATION MEETING Monday, October 23, 7 pm @ Central Pentecostal Church on Colborne Street between Elora and Fergus Come for an update and information on the various activities of the Social Justice Group and allies in the community. 1. Community Gardens Network update 2. Community Meals updates (including the new monthly Community Meal at Centre…

Community Garden Tour – Sunday, August 27, 1-4 pm

The Community Garden Network is happy to announce its first ever Community Garden Tour featuring 8 unique gardens in the Fergus and Elora area. Flyers and brochures will be displayed throughout Fergus and Elora in the following weeks for further details on this event! A focused sample of the above garden tour flyer can be…

Summer job available!

Social Justice Community Programs Coordinator Background As the Good Food Organization in Centre Wellington, in 2017, the Centre Wellington Social Justice Group is working to bring together groups and individuals working in two areas in Centre Wellington: community gardening and community meals. In 2016, with the help of a grant from Food Banks Canada the…