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Delicious Urban Honey for Sale!

September 22nd, 2014 | 0 Comments | Uncategorized

Believe it or not, the Santropol Roulant Beekeeping Collective harvested more than 50 kilos of honey this month! Now that everything is sealed up, tagged and ready to go, swing by the Roulant to grab your very own pot of urban honey with amazing mineral notes, and contribute to the financial health of the collective and its mission. The pots are available in 3 different sizes:...

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Volunteer with Project Go!

September 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Featured, Meals on wheels, Popote roulante, Volunteering, Youth

Every year at the start of each school semester, students from McGill University help recruit volunteers to lend a hand to our Meals-on-Wheels program by signing up weekly or bi-monthly for meal deliveries and the occasional kitchen shift. With the success of this one student initiative, called Project GO, we are we’re hoping to include students from other post-secondary institutions as well. No matter which post-secondary institution you...

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A Thanksgiving Basket

September 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Farm, Featured, Food, Urban Agriculture

Much as we’d like to deny it, summer is over, but with Thanksgiving around the corner we thought it be fun to partner with our friends at Les volailles et gibiers Fernando to offer a special Thanksgiving basket. We’re only putting together a handful of these so get ‘em while they last. The costs $127 (cost varies depending on the size of turkey) and should be...

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Garden Tear Down!

September 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Featured, Urban Agriculture, Volunteering

Join us at the Edible Campus to help us tear down the gardens at McGill University Friday, October 10 from 10-4pm! Dress warmly and be prepared to get dirty! In case of rain, the activity will be postponed to the following day. You are encouraged to stay for the whole activity, but drop-ins are also welcome. Please email Carlo to sign up and feel free to bring friends. Thanks everyone. It’s been a truly wonderful summer in...

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Harvest Gala 2014!

September 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Events, Featured, Fundraising, Levée de fonds

Santropol Roulant is happy to announce that tickets are now on sale for our annual fundraising Gala. Help us to achieve our fundraising goal of $20,000 by purchasing a ticket and inviting your friends to celebrate with us! Celebrating the Bounty of the Harvest The Harvest Gala will showcase the best of local produce grown in our three urban gardens. Seasonal...

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Community Farm Day

September 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Events, Farm, Featured, Urban Agriculture, Volunteering

Our annual Community Farm Day will take place on September 27th. Join us to get to know Santropol Roulant’s periurban farm and main gardening site located in Senneville in the West Island. Expect some fresh air, bird calls and dirt under your nails! What: The day includes a farm tour and a gardening session in order to give a hand to...

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