Rue Fermier: Community Picnic Countdown!

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Rue Fermier, Santropol Roulant’s 21st anniversary community picnic, is just around the corner! Come join our volunteers, clients and neighbours around the table, with activities for all ages and a vegetarian BBQ and potluck.

  • When: Thursday July 21st, from 3pm to 9pm
  • Where: Outside of the Roulant (111 Roy East) between Colonial and De Bullion
  • Cost: Free entrance, drinks and food for sale at affordable prices
Evening program

3pm: Community picnic with kids activities and live music. On the menu: Gazpacho, vegetarian BBQ, fruit cake and cold drinks. You’re welcome to bring a dish to share (optional).

4pm: Farmers’ Market and General Store open. Come get fresh veggies, fruit, jams and preserves, and enjoy ice cream from the Baked Potato Shop.

5pm: Street food for sale. Les gibiers et volailles Fernando will offer grilled meats, and La Chilenita will serve empanadas and tamales with vegetarian options.

6 – 8pm: Open House! The mushroom and bee keeping collectives will host workshops, and you can take a tour of the Roulant.

8 – 9pm: Dance party with the marching band Chaotic Insurrection Ensemble.

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A huge thank you to our sponsors Kombucha Rise for their fermented tea. And a special thank you to our illustrator Philip Lachapelle for the colourful poster.

Volunteer call-out! We’re still looking for lots of volunteers to help out for an hour or two during the event. Check out the volunteer opportunities. Thank you for your help!

We look forward to seeing you soon!


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