Vote for us in the BCAA Play Here competition for Mckay Street Park!

Posted by on May 26, 2017 in Featured, Food, News, placemaking, Projects, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Vote for us in the BCAA Play Here competition for Mckay Street Park!

Vote for Prince Rupert's Mckay Street Park at https://www.bcaaplayhere.com/ !

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Mckay Street Park Fundraising Begins

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Featured, Food, News, placemaking, Projects | 0 comments

Mckay Street Park Fundraising Begins

The conceptual designs for the Mckay Street Park revitalization project are now finished – now it’s time to get to work fundraising to make this park a reality! On behalf of the Mckay Street Park steering committee, Transition Prince Rupert has started a gofundme page  to begin to gather funds to start clearing the site and make small improvements as we apply for grants and to private donors for the bigger park components.  A big thank you to all the organizations who have supported and guided the project so far! Kaien Anti Poverty Society, the Ministerial Association,...

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Mckay Street Park Design Event

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016 in Featured, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Mckay Street Park Design Event

Tell the designers for the Mckay Street Park what you think of their designs! After meetings with local youth and community members, there are 3 main design ideas for the park to be shared at the event.

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2016 Coastal Gardening Series

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Featured, Food, News, Permaculture, Programs | 0 comments

2016 Coastal Gardening Series

Garden Garden Garden! It's getting to be that time again, folks! Are you interested in learning more about how you can create a beautiful and productive garden in our climate? Or already have a green thumb and want to learn some new tricks? Check out this year's gardening talk and workshop schedule! Additional information to come once later event details are confirmed.

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Placemaking a Prince Rupert hit!

Posted by on Jan 18, 2016 in Featured, News, Programs, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Placemaking a Prince Rupert hit!

Transition Prince Rupert is happy to announce the success of our Placemaking talk and workshop - which drew in 200, and 45 enthusiastic community members, respectively.

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Placemaking Workshop – January 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2016

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Featured, News, Programs | 0 comments

Placemaking Workshop – January 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2016

Transition Prince Rupert members and residents of Prince Rupert are invited to attend "Placemaking Prince Rupert" - a workshop held by Mark Lakeman by Portland's City Repair Project. Public Talk: "The Village Lives: Placemaking & the Remaking of a Modern City", Friday January 8th, 2016, from 7-9 pm at the Lester Centre of the Arts. Tickets are $15 and are available through the Lester Centre. Weekend Workshop: "Placemaking Nuts & Bolt", 2 days of hands-on learning Saturday, January 9th from 9 am - 5 pm, and Sunday, January 10th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. To attend, register at Eventbrite. The corporate rate for the workshop is $260/person; and $160/person for public

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