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…

Community Garden Network Season-End Meeting & Meal

The Centre Wellington Community Garden Network celebrated the end of the gardening season with a mealtime gathering at Bungalow 55, in Elora, on November 29, 2016. The meal was a feast of vegetables, pulses and stews prepared with great care by local chef Peter Skoggard and sous-chef Debbie Reynolds. Around a makeshift harvest table, 16…

Funds to support Community Gardens!

GREAT NEWS! The Centre Wellington Food Bank, the Social Justice Group’s partner in the Centre Wellington Alliance for Good Food, has obtained a $3,300 grant to support community gardens in Centre Wellington this year. The grant is from Food Banks Canada and Compass Group Canada. In this grant, there are funds to respond to the…

Support for Circles Wellington County, please …

Show your support for reducing poverty throughout Wellington County by making a meal! Burritos, chili, ham and scallop potatoes, beef and vegetarian stews, make your own sandwiches, lasagna and shepherds pie …. these are just some of the delicious meals the participants in the Circles Wellington County have enjoyed on Wednesday evenings since the group…