Past Issues of the North Park Neighbourhood Association E-Newsletter

October 20th, 2023 Pumpkin Carving and More!

October 6th, 2023 Monthly Public Meeting, Urban Forest Walking Tour!

September 22, 2023, Calling Volunteers, South Island Regional Powwow!

September 8, 2023: Volunteer opportunities, September Monthly Public Meeting, and More! 

August 25th, 2023: Art in the Park, September Monthly Public Meeting, and More Amazing Summer Events!

August 11, 2023: 854-880 Pandora Avenue CALUC Meeting

July 28th, 2023: Get Growing, Victoria and Amazing Summer Events!

July 14, 2023: Muslim Women’s Mural Update, North Park Music Video, and City-Wide Events!

June 30, 2023: TONIGHT: 1702 Quadra Street (The Abbey) Community Information Session, community events, and more!

June 16, 2023: Summer Activities and the Cancellation of the Next Monthly Public Meeting

June 2, 2023: North Park Music Video and the June 13th Monthly Public Meeting

May 19, 2023: Get Growing Victoria, Community Events, and Extreme Heat Research

May 5, 2023: May 9th Monthly Public Meeting, community events, and more!

April 21, 2023: Upcoming NPNA Events and Tomato Day at Mason Street Farm!

February 24, 2023: Upcoming Workshops with Vancouver Street Plaza Artists in Residence, and a goodbye from Sarah! 

February 10, 2023: Crystal Pool update, City of Victoria at Feb 14 NPNA meeting re: 6 month extension proposed for Tiny Homes

January 27, 2023: 6 month extension proposed for Tiny Homes: share your feedback at Feb 14 meeting + community events & updates

January 13, 2023: Welcome to the newest NPNA board members! Needle felting workshop (Jan 28), free community events, land use updates, and more! 

December 16, 2022: 2022 Annual General Meeting (Dec. 31, 2pm!), Multicultural Festival and Community Free Skate (Sunday, Dec. 18!), and more upcoming community events

December 2, 2022: Welcome to our artist in residence (Monster Boy) and our Council Liaison (Councillor Hammond)! Read on for land use updates (930 Pandora) and more!

November 18, 2022: Upcoming events (Wednesday craft club & Dec. 18 Multicultural Festival and Community Free Skate!), Holiday fundraisers, land use updates, and more!

November 4, 2022: Save the date: Dec 18 Multicultural Festival & Community Free Skate at Save on Foods Arena! Monthly Meeting – next Tuesday, Nov 8! Land Use Updates! 

October 21, 2022: Multicultural Festival this Sunday at RAP (10:30am-1:30pm, live music, 30+ vendors!) and CALUC for 1702 Quadra “The Abbey” Oct. 25

October 7, 2022:  Upcoming events, Land Use Updates (CALUC for 1702 Quadra “The Abbey” Oct. 25) City updates (speed humps coming to North Park Street), and more

September 23, 2022: Voter information for October 15 municipal election, upcoming community events, land use update, and more!

September 9, 2022: – Invitation to All Candidates Meet & Greet on Tues. Sept. 13 (6:30-8:30 @932 Balmoral), and info for voters in multiple languages from Elections BC.

August 26, 2022:  Heatwave study (Aug. 27), Drag Show & Karaoke (Monday @ RAP), Municipal Election All Candidate Meet & Greet (Sept. 13), land use  & community events!

August 12, 2022: A new mural, new banners, AND a new parklet!? Community events, land use updates, volunteer opportunities, and city updates!

July 29, 2022: Land Use updates, heat wave resources, community events, and a new mural!

July 14, 2022: Local Area Plan goes to Public Hearing tonight! Summer programs @ RAP (Mondays!), Multicultural Festival (July 24), Bicycle Music Fest (Aug 7)

July 1, 2022: Local Area Plan Public Hearing (July 14), Missing Middle Info Session (July 12), Summer programs @ RAP (Mondays in July & August)!

June 17, 2022: The lending hub at the Vancouver Street Plaza returns this weekend! Join us at Royal Athletic Park for free activities this summer! Information about community events, land use updates, and more!

June 3, 2022: We want to hear what you think of the Local Area Plan, would you like to be interviewed for the North Park Needs Assessment? Save the date for the free summer activities at Royal Athletic Park, SOLID Temporary Use Permit goes to Council, BC Housing update about 959 Balmoral at the June 14 public meeting, land use updates, event updates, and neighbourhood notices!

May 20, 2022: Local Area Plan (your feedback needed!), Missing Middle Update, Cook Street sidewalk extension construction notice, 930 Pandora update, Vital Signs Survey live, SUPPLY Victoria art workshops (May 21 & 28), “Get Growing, Victoria” (May 27), and land use updates!

May 6, 2022: Multicultural Festival, Jane’s Walk, Humans of North Park Photo project, land use updates, and a send off for Eleni!!!

April 22, 2022: Next monthly meeting (May 10, including presentation about PACT: Peer assisted crisis team with Jonny Morris, CEO Canadian Mental Health Association), Upcoming events: neighbourhood food pantry celebration (April 23), garden materials distribution (April 27), Jane’s Walk (May 8), Multicultural Festival (May 8), Get Growing, Victoria seedling distribution (May 27), City of Victoria Inclusion & Equity Framework engagement (survey open until April 30), City of Victoria Governance Review (survey open until May 13), land use updates, and more!

April 8, 2022: Monthly meeting (April 12!), Introducing the Neighbourhood Food Pantry, Upcoming gardening events, Neighbourhood Small Grants, and land use updates

March 25, 2022: Repair Cafe (March 26!), Film Screenings (April 7 and 9), Feedback requested on Neighbour Hubs, Multicultural Festival (May 8), and more!

March 11, 2022: Franklin Green Garden Party (March 12), Newcomer Expo (March 13), Repair Cafe (March 26), Land Use Update, and more!

February 25, 2022: Sidewalk extensions for Cook Street, Newcomer Expo, Repair Cafe, Land Use Update, and more!

February 11, 2022: Free Family Day event @ RAP (Feb 21), free webinar for Benefits Wayfinder (Feb 23), Newcomer Expo (March 13), Repair Cafe (March 26) and more!

January 28, 2022: CALUC meeting for SOLID (Feb 9), little free craft store launch party (Feb 3), garden work party (Feb 5)

January 14, 2022: Land Use Meeting (SOLID) Feb 2, Announcing a SUPPLY Pop-UP @ the lending hub, seeking a grocery hamper coordinator, and a garden work party (Jan 22)!

Top 4 ways to get connected, share issues/concerns, and help make our ‘hood even better.

  1. Scroll down to become a member (resident or business) or get on our email list. Members can vote at meetings.
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  3. See something in the neighbourhood that needs some attention? Submit a request for service using the City’s online reporting tool. 
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