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Young Gardeners at The Roulant!

June 24th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Agriculture Urbaine, Farm, Featured, Youth

The gardens are in full bloom, summer solstice has come to greet us, and the agriculture team is getting ready for some small but significant new additions to the fields. Beginning in July, more than 300 kids and youth from various neighborhoods in Montreal will come to learn and have fun in our gardens! Kids from Camp Cosmos,  Y des femmes,...

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Highlights From Tea in the Garden

June 24th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Aines, Événements, Events, Featured, Food, News, Seniors, Volunteering

On Thursday, June 11th, clients, volunteers and staff came together in our urban gardens at McGill to celebrate the coming of spring! Our yearly visit to the gardens was complete with tea and scones, mini sandwiches and delicious desserts. Our clients and volunteers benefited from a tour of our gardens with our urban ag co-manager, Carlo, and were excited to...

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Farewell Meghan, Welcome Niamh & Sandrine!

June 24th, 2015 | 1 comment | Featured, News, Staff

When a new person steps into a role at the Roulant, we are excited to learn a lot from their experiences and fresh energy. It also means, however, that we have to say goodbye to dear friends as they head off on their next adventure. This week we honour the departure of Meghan Gilmore, who is off to share her talents...

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Hurray for Data Entry!

June 24th, 2015 | 3 comments | Bénévolat, Featured, Offices, Volunteering

Our volunteer program is in need of your data entry skills! Every few weeks, there is information to be entered into our volunteer database, and we’re seeking people who like doing computer work, have good organisational skills, and are attentive to detail. Snacks and coffee/tea will be provided! If you’d like to help out, please email Ben. Thanks!

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Invitation to Rue Fermier

June 24th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Agriculture Urbaine, Atelier, Événements, Events, Farm, Featured, Market, Urban Agriculture, Workshops

Our 20th anniversary community celebration and street party is coming up soon and we want you to be there! On the menu: workshops and activities for all ages, music throughout the evening and live cooking with ingredients from Santropol Roulants gardens. Check out all the details below! When: July 16th doors open and street closes at 5pm Where: 111 Roy...

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Volunteers Invited to Create Timeline

June 24th, 2015 | 1 comment | Bénévolat, Featured, Volunteering

As part of our 20th anniversary projects, we are creating a timeline of Santropol Roulant’s 20 years to be displayed  during the Rue Fermier event on July 16, and throughout the year. The exhibition will consist of photos, illustrations, artifacts of the past and important dates, and personal stories. We are looking for volunteers to who would like to participate in creating and...

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