Community Garden Party

The Community Garden Party was a great success! The party was an open house at Grafton Agricultural Commons on Bowen Island on July 10, 2022, organized completely by volunteers, who:...

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Captains Way Colour: Part 2

The deluge of Fall rain did not deter members of the Bluewater community of Bowen Island in planting rhododendrons along Captains Way, in anticipation of Spring colours for all to...

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The Menorah Project of Shirat HaYam

What the Bowen Island Community Foundation called the “Jewish Community Education and Equality Project” we fondly renamed “The Menorah Project”. Here is why. Every December, we have a community event...

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Low Hanging Fruit

The Bowen Island Community Foundation’s Neighbourhood Small Grants supported community fruit picks at three different island locations, and the planting of fruit trees at five locations on-island. We engaged eleven...

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The Bruces’ Garden

HISTORY: This project was initiated by an ad hoc group of gardeners wanting to see improvements to a garden at the south end of Cowan Point Drive. The garden was...

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Basketball hoop on wheels

With the pandemic still evolving for a second year, it was important to focus on a project that would encourage children to go outside and move by practicing or learning...

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Basketball hoop on wheels

With the pandemic still evolving for a second year, it was important to focus on a project that would encourage children to go outside and move by practicing or learning...

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