Nov
7
Nov 30

Website translated to French!

  • Canada

Vous parlez français?  Vous avez quelques minutes pour nous aider à traduire notre site web?  Écrivez-nous!  Votre aide sera grandement appréciée! 

 

Sep
22
8:30 pm20:30

Testing out the website

  • Montreal Canada

YGs currently updating their website.

Hold on!  

Don't forget that we all run on a renewable energy called love. (E. May)

Oct
19
9:00 am09:00

2015 Federal Election: Will you vote?

  • Canada

On October 19, we will go to the polls to elect a new federal government. In the last federal election, just a handful of voters – 6,201 to be precise – made the difference in electing a majority government while more than 9.4 million eligible Canadian voters didn’t cast a ballot. Have your say! On October 19 be a game changer and VOTE!

Sep
24
7:00 pm19:00

Visionnement/ Débat des chefs à Radio-Canada/ Élections Fédérales 2015

  • Medley Simple Malt

Force Jeunesse vous invite au Medley Simple Malt pour assister au visionnement non-partisan du premier débat des chefs en français présenté par CBC/Radio-Canada et La Presse. 

En plus d’écouter le débat dans une ambiance conviviale, ce sera l’occasion de discuter des enjeux qui vous interpellent avec des jeunes travailleurs et des étudiants de tous horizons. 

L'entrée est gratuite et la bière sera au prix de 5,75$ toute la soirée! 

Les ailes jeunesses du parti Libéral du Canada, du NPD et du Parti vert du Canada seront présents afin que vous puissiez leur faire part de vos préoccupations. 

Qu’importe votre allégeance politique, vous êtes les bienvenus à venir assister à ce point tournant de cette longue(!) campagne en notre compagnie !

L’équipe de Force Jeunesse

Sep
24
11:30 am11:30

Federal Election Candidate Meet & Greet

  • Vancouver Island University

Looking for more information about who to vote for? Who better to ask than the candidates themselves? Come to an all candidates meet and greet in the Upper Cafeteria (bldg 300) to have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with candidates from all parties. 

Candidates from Nanaimo-Ladysmith as well as Cowichan-Malahat-Langford will be in attendance. 

This federal election, students will make a difference. Learn more atwww.ThisTimeWeDecide.ca.

Aug
7
Aug 9

Young Greens Retreat & Training Weekend

  • University of Victoria

EVENT DETAILS

The Young Greens (YG) are hosting a national YG Retreat & Campaign Training Weekend, August 7-9 at the University of Victoria.

The weekend will kick off with a social event on Friday evening in downtown Victoria, being organized with the Victoria Greens team. Saturday and Sunday include workshops on campaigning, organizing on campus and youth focused outreach.

Young Greens will be working together to develop campaign ideas and strategies. Ilona DoughertyCo-Founder of Apathy is Boring, will speak about getting out the youth vote and facilitate some group brainstorming sessions with attendees.

LOCATION

We look forward to hosting the event in beautiful Victoria, BC. The weekend will open with a social evening at the Sunset Room, in downtown Victoria. On Saturday and Sunday, the retreat will take place at the University of Victoria.

TRAVEL

Young Greens are encouraged to request sponsorship from their respective campaigns and/or EDAs. Some additional travel funding may be available from the Young Greens of Canada, upon request. Please contact Ilana at ilana.baxter@greenparty.ca for details.

ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS

Accommodation on Friday, August 7 & Saturday, August 8 will be provided at the University of Victoria residence and included in the full registration fee. All meals will be provided on campus. Please contact Ilana if you have special needs or allergies.

REGISTRATION

Click here to register online.

Jul
5
9:00 am09:00

March with the Greens at Pride in Victoria, BC!

  • 1600 Government St Victoria, BC, V8W 1Z3 Canada

Join the Green Party and Elizabeth May in marching in Victoria’s Pride Parade!

People of all sexual orientations and gender identities are invited to join together in a celebration of diversity so come out and show your Pride or your support for the LGBTQ+ community on July 5th!

The Green Party was the first party to support marriage equality, and we continue to work to advance the rights of the LGBTQ+ community. We recognize respect for diversity as one of the 6 core values of the Green movement. We are proud and excited to march in the Pride Parade and hope you’ll join us!

Wear green or pick up a T-Shirt and join in the fun! We’ll have union made organic cotton T-Shirts which were made in Canada with sustainable dyes available for sale for $15 or available to borrow for the parade.

The parade will start at Government and Pandora and go to MacDonald Park, where the Pride Festival will take place. We need to have our group all ready to go by 11:30am. At 11:00am, or shortly thereafter, check in with a volunteer wearing a Green Party T-Shirt standing outside of Nando’s at Government and Pandora who will be able to direct you to exactly where the Green group is assembling. We'll be joined not only by Elizabeth May, but also by star South Island candidates Jo-Ann Roberts for Victoria, Frances Litman - Green Party, Fran Hunt-Jinnouchi for Cowichan Malahat Langford and Paul Manly as well as by the Interim Leader of the Green Party of BC, Adam Olsen.

This event page is for organizing the Green group in the Pride Parade! We’re honoured to be marching alongside many other diverse groups in the parade. Here is the link to the event page for the Parade itself, which is organized by the Victoria Pride Society: https://www.facebook.com/events/1598608333750848/ and here is the event page for the Pride Festival, which is also organized by the Victoria Pride Society: https://www.facebook.com/events/1602916246617308/

Don't forget to stick around for the festival afterwards and to check out some of the other awesome events organized by the Victoria Pride Society throughout the week and the summer:


Jun
28
2:00 pm14:00

Elizabeth May at the Toronto Pride Parade

  • Toronto Pride Parade

Elizabeth May will be marching with the Toronto Greens at the Pride Toronto Parade. The parade will start from the corner of Church St and Bloor St. all the way down Yonge St. to Yonge-Dundas Square.

The Pride Parade is not only about Pride in your community, but celebrating diversity and the variety of life in Toronto while respecting differences amongst its citizens and visitors, and creating an inclusive experience for all.

 

Jun
21
12:00 am00:00

Car Free Day YYJ

  • 1150 Douglas St Victoria, BC, V8W 2C8 Canada

Come join the Green Party of Canada and Jo-Ann Roberts next weekend at the first Car Free Day YYJ! This is such a great opportunity to enjoy clean fresh air and the kind of community vibe that makes Victoria so special! This is not one to miss!

Jun
20
10:00 pm22:00

Jo-Ann Roberts at the 20th Annual FernFest

  • Fernwood Square

Come find Jo-Ann Roberts and fellow Greens at FernFest, a neighbourhood celebration of local music & arts organized by Fernwood Neighbourhood Resource Group.

Inspired by the incredible people & energy of Fernwood, FernFest brings live music, performances, food & beverages, an artisan market, kid’s activities, art projects, a silent auction, surprises & magic to Fernwood Square.

All of Victoria is invited to join us for this free event with activities for all ages during the summer solstice.

Jun
12
8:30 pm20:30

It's a Green Party! - Green Party Arts Night

  • Black Swan Pub & Grill

The Oakville North-Burlington Green Team is hosting a community Artistic Showcase! Everyone is invited to enjoy local musicians, poets, and artists. We will also have an Open Mic for anyone to showcase their talents. 

The Green Party is all about Strong Communities, supporting local small business and emphasizing the importance of vibrant artistic communities. Come out, have fun, engage, and support local interests!