Food Recovery Program Launch – May 17th, 2017 – 3:00PM
We would like to formally invite you the launch of our FoodRecovery Program at the Langley Community Farmers’ Market, in the KPU Courtyard at the Donation Station Tent. Click here for more info.
2nd Annual Gumboot Gala Fundraiser – June 10th, 2017
If you care about food security, local farmers and the Langley community, come support us in our annual fundraiser event. The “Gumboot Gala” will be a night of dinner and dancing to celebrate our local makers, bakers and growers! Funds raised will help support programs such as our brand new Food Recovery Program and Nutrition Coupon Program: getting fresh food to low-income families and seniors of our community. Please join us for this fun event and help us fulfill our mission of promoting local agriculture and improving the overall quality of life in a sustainable, food secure, community. On the Menu! Delicious Turkey Dinner Buffet locally sourced by our vendors. To Do: Dancing, live auction, live band, 50/50 and boot draw! For tickets, click here: GET TICKETS
2017 LCFMS AGM
Guest Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Harbut
“The Noble Farmer 2.0: Redefining the role of farmers and food in our communities”
Dear LCFMS Market Members We invite you to the Langley Community Farmers Market Society’s 2017 Annual General Meeting. Come find out what the Langley Community Farmers Market has in store for 2017! We have some fresh updates on our strategic plan as well as some exciting new programs to introduce. What: LCFMS Annual General Meeting When: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 from 7:00PM to 8:30PM Where: Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Langley – 20901 Langley Bypass, Room 1010 Who: LCFMS Board and Staff, Vendors, Market Members, Community Partners and Sponsors, and any one else in the community who would like to learn more about their Market! Light snacks and refreshments will be provided **IMPORTANT NOTE FOR 2016 MEMBERS** Please ensure to have your Market Membership cards from 2016 for voting purposes. Please review the special resolution below regarding the New Societies Act to be voted on at the AGM. Please also take a moment to review the ‘Proposed Constitution‘. Notice of Special Resolution: *Whereas the New Societies Act of British Columbia has been passed by the government of BC, *Whereas the LCFMS is required to comply with the New Societies Act, and *Whereas the LCFMS has updated its constitution and bylaws to comply with the New Act, *Therefore be it resolved that the membership rescinds the previous constitution and bylaws and adopts the new constitution and bylaws as of March 8, 2017. We look forward to seeing you there! The LCFMS Team