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Relive Rue Fermier!

Events, Featured

In July, the Roulant’s annual open house celebration Rue Fermier was back in full force with a special edition hosted for the very first time at the jardin de la Cité desHospitalières. The event featured both an intergenerational client event in the afternoon and the larger community celebration in the evening. All told, 450 members of all ages and levels …

Guided Visits of La Cité

Events, Featured

After the success of Rue Fermier and the popularity of its gardens, we are once again giving you the opportunity to join in on two exclusive visits of La Cité des Hospitalières in September! These tours, reserved for Santropol Roulant members, will allow you to discover the conventual complex of the Hospitalières with a guided tour of the garden, the …

Community Farm Day: Power Weed!

Agriculture, Events, Featured, Senneville Farm

The high season is in full swing at the farm as we are inviting you to come get your hands dirty for the 3rd Community Farm Day of the summer! This year again, the farm is opening its fields and greenhouses to the Roulant’s community for a massive group power weed on Friday, September 2, 2022! Time to rip out …

Community Farm Day

Agriculture, Events, Featured, Senneville Farm

Come help us harvest garlic and share a picnic in the great outdoors of Senneville! For a second time this summer, the farm is opening its arms to the Roulant community and families through a Community Farm Day on July 15. With four events planned for this summer, the goal is to offer shared food, farm activities, and farm tours. …

Rue Fermier: From the Roulant to La Cité!

Events, Featured

The Roulant team is excited to invite you to your favourite summer event… Rue Fermier 2022! This annual open house and community celebration will be hosted for the very first time at La Cité des Hospitalières, the site of our newest urban agriculture garden in the heart of the Plateau. The event will be hosted outdoors, except in the case …

National Indigenous History Month

Events, Featured

June is here and that means it’s National Indigenous History Month (NIHM). We realize that there are issues with using most of these words together: “Indigenous History” as something that is separate from just “History”; “National” in reference to a country’s borders and laws that were and still are imposed on Indigenous groups; and “Month” as something that should be …

AGM Recap: Celebration & Gratitude

Events, Featured, Governance

On April 21st, the Roulant welcomed community members, virtually and in person, for its 2022 Annual General Meeting. Over 110 voting members, neighbours and friends came together to celebrate all we accomplished as a community this past year and participate in the Roulant’s democratic process. A Word of Gratitude Thank you to everyone who tuned in from home and attended …

The First Festivities of the Season at the Farm!

Agriculture, Events, Featured

As part of the Cultiver Montréal 2022 Festival, the Roulant Farm opens its doors to you! A festive day full of surprises awaits on May 21st, where you will meet your farmers, discover the exciting projects underway and breathe the fresh air of Senneville. When: Saturday, May 21, 2022What time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PMWhere: Ferme du Roulant, across from …

Dance for Your Community!

Events

Hello all ye fellow boogie-ers! A new annual tradition that started with our first virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) in 2020 is back! We need you and your fancy feet to film yourself dancing to the song below to be featured for your community during the 2022 Virtual AGM on Thursday, April 21st. Dance to this song for the 2022 …

A Disguised Volunteer Community

Events, Featured, Volunteering - Personal

On November 4, the famous Volunteer Appreciation Party was held. In addition to getting together with a Halloween theme, a carefully prepared snack was served to accompany the music, dance and storytelling performances! Thank you to the entire volunteer community and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Give another listen to Charlie and Mike’s creation 👇👇👇👇 Photo credits: …

A Garden Full of History

Agriculture, Events, Fundraising

Here’s a last minute invitation! If you wish, you can help us reach our fall fundraising goal by participating in a special visit to our new agricultural plot in the heart of the Cité des Hospitalières, this Saturday, October 9. From 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, follow Pier and Adrienne into the heart of this peaceful haven at the foot …

Rue Fermier 2021, A Success for the Community

Events

After nearly 20 months without an event, the Roulant welcomed its community to celebrate Rue Fermier. And what a warm and wonderful celebration it was! Together we shared, ate, laughed, and admired the beauty of the gardens and the broader community of the Roulant. Together we enjoyed the music of harpist Marie Hamilton, the trad trio Bastringues Boys, and DJ …