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Stone Soup Festival

May 10, 2014 12:00:pm to 05:00:pm

Britannia Community Centre is pleased to announce and host the 19th Annual Stone Soup Festival, a celebration of food, art, environment and community, including a food market, local artists, community groups, talks and workshops, live music, tea leaf reading, children’s activities, free soup and more! More than ever, people are aware of the issues of food security, the benefits of sharing resources and eating ‘local’. Stone Soup will celebrate the diversity of food in our neighbourhood, the environment and it’s importance to the culture of our community. 
Features Of This Year’s Festival Include:
1/Cookbook: “This East Van Kitchen” by Kennedy Telford & Kim Mulder
Author Talk: 1pm
Workshop: “Living Well For Less” 2pm
Book Signing & Sales 12-5pm    Family Activity Room
2/Workshop: Painting & Printmaking With Recycled Materials 12-5pm 
Make A Special Occasion Card & More! 
Magpie’s Nest Community Art Space    Britannia Site
3/Treekeepers Tree Pick-Up 12-2pm Britannia Site;
Tree Planting & Care Demo 1:30pm;
“Feeding A Hungry Planet With Engaged Ecology” 
Author Talk: David Tracey 3pm Britannia Library
Music Schedule: 12noon Carnival Band   1pm Rio Samaya   2pm Russell Shumsky & Bud Kurz   3pm Backspin   4pm Glen Watts