Festival of Neighbourhoods's blog
Rain or shine - nothing could stop an enthusiastic group of Foxglove neighbours from getting together for some Easter egg fun! Here is how their story began.
Kitchener Minor Hockey Association offers Hockey Development program to bring excitement and pride to a group of neighbourhood youth.
Festival of Neighbourhoods - extraordinary and powerful things happen in the ordinary, everyday, common places that we share when we “get talking”.
The‘Festival of Neighbourhoods’ team outreach timing was impeccable in the Westchester community, as the citizen were ready for their second attempt this September to have a ‘picnic in the park’ together.
Moorgate/Chopin area - an extraordinary mix of single houses, town houses, 4 store building and high rises. Mix of people and languages, narrow crescents and wide green parks, and we had the chance to enjoy it all.
“There were trees ripped from the ground when the hurricane passed six years ago…”,“A neighbour called by a name that was not his for 20 years and did not mind…”. The stories and laughter were echoing at the Doon neighbourhood, that we call Millwood Area.
Prizes, challenges, grants and tips for neighbours. FoN Map, Mayor's Challenge and always fun Neighbourhood Activity Trunk.
Here is the November E-newsletter for the Festival of Neighbours
That evening, we meet the two worlds nested in the same neighbourhood, connecting past and present, and working together to create a sense of connection and care in their neighbourhood.
We have met more people that are willing to share their vision of what the neighbourhood can be and we are sure we will get invited to the next get together in Traynor Park. Only, this time hosted by the amazing people from the neighbourhood!