Work Parties

You can open and download the WorkParty Schedule with this link  in green:  Cypress 2020 Work Party Schedule

(yes, our links are in green) 

Covid-19 City of Vancouver Protocols:
1) Phase One of the Covid-19 emergency mid-March to end May 2020:  In late March and through April and May,  the City of Vancouver announced that all Community Garden Work Parties were suspended.   In line with the City of Vancouver requirements, gardeners were required to tend plots or common areas individually, maintaining a 2 meter (6 feet) distance between individuals at all times.  No sharing of tools or implements was permitted.   

2) Phase 2: On May 22nd the City wrote that as the Province was entering Phase 2 of Covid-19 protocols, sharing of tools would be permitted. However, the following protocols still apply: 

  • Maintain physical distancing of a minimum of 2 metres (6 feet) between individuals who are not in your bubble;
  • Make sure to wash hands and disinfect before and after use when accessing shared tools (hoses included);

Follow the City of Vancouver’s COVID 19 guidelines: Remain at home if you are feeling sick; Remain at home if you have recently travelled outside of Canada; Wash your hands before and after going outside; Cover your cough or sneeze; When outside your home, avoid crowds and stay 2 metres away from people not in your bubble.

Gardening and Clean up of the area continued in May 2020 during Phase One of Covid 19 in Vancouver