Movie in the Garden!
Thursday, July 29 / Doors at 7:00 / Movie begins at 8 p.m. sharp! Can’t come in person? Zoom in.
We invite you to a regenerative film screening in the coFood Collaborative Garden.
This evening, an outdoor film screening of Food for the Rest of Us. An epic exploration of human-land relationships and decolonization.
Please find below the event information and a link to share to invite others. You can join in person OR online via Zoom!
About Food for the Rest of Us
Food for the Rest of Us will examine how getting back to the land is tied to other movements such as Black Lives Matter, Idle No More and Times Up. Food for the Rest of Us is a feature film that presents 4 stories of people living life on their own terms, serving as leaders and role models who are lending their voice to the underdog and leading a revolution to a better world, from the ground up! Meet an Indigenous-owned, youth run organic farm in Hawaii, and Black urban grower in Kansas City who runs a land-farm at East High School, A female Kosher Butcher in Colorado working with the Queer Community and an Inuit community on the Arctic Coast who are adapting to climate change with a community garden in a small geodesic dome.”
Love to our regional friend, Food Systems Lab, for bringing this to our space ❤
When: Thursday, / Doors at 7:00pm / Show begins at 8 p.m. sharp!
Where: coFood Collaborative Garden
265 East 4th Avenue (between Main Street & Scotia Street)
Vancouver / Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Lands
Tickets: Coming in person? Please RSVP on Eventbrite! Suggested donation: $10. All donations go to the Indian Residential School Survivors Fund. Donations can be given at the door as well.
Coming via Zoom? RSVP and donation welcome (but not required). Here’s the Zoom link if you have a need to bypass reservation.
Additional viewing areas available on the sidewalk and in the alley; if you can’t arrive by 6:30 p.m., we recommend bringing your own folding chairs
We share the air!
Allergies & Sensitivities
Smoking is not permitted at this event. To support our neighbours with allergies and sensitivities, please avoid wearing scents.
For folks with EMF sensitivities, please be aware that there are WiFi signals in the garden from neighbouring buildings.
Accessing the coFood Collaborative Garden
A limited number of ground-level-access seats are available for folks attending with mobility devices.
Most seats are wooden chairs or benches, accessed by going down several brick stairs and weaving through wood-mulch pathways. Please bring cushions and blankets to make yourself more comfortable.
Ground Level Access
The garden may be accessed at the ground level through an entrance on East 4th Avenue for folks attending with strollers or mobility devices. Please contact us in advance, since these seats are limited.
There is a single-stall, all gender, wheelchair-accessible washroom on the ground level of the building next door.
Bike racks are available at the building next door, on East 4th Avenue.
There is free street parking nearby, but please come early if you are driving. It can take time to find a spot, and it may be a few blocks away from the garden.
Additional Access Needs
The needs of folks with hearing impairments are important to us, and in time we’d like to build capacity for ASL interpretation at our events.
Please notify us in advance of your accessibility needs by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will do our best to meet your requests.
RSVP to attend. There are 15 garden seats available, with room for space between groups. Please bring your hand sanitizer, and feel free to wear a mask!
Please stay home if you are sick, have been recently ill, or have been in contact with someone who is ill. You may contact us at email@example.com to notify us before the event.
Donations to coFood Vancouver
Help support our dedicated and generous team in stewarding and commoning the coFood Garden as an evolving neighbourhood space. Make a donation at www.cofoodvancouver.com/projects.
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