Elder Eco-Village

Elder Eco-Village

As a result of the community input session in September 2005 and again in June 2011, many participants were excited by the prospect of an elder village on the Commons that would provide assisted living for seniors. A group of interested people are meeting to work on...
Timberframe Sustainability Centre

Timberframe Sustainability Centre

This educational centre is the first new building to be constructed on the Gabriola Commons. The building was made possible by the generous donation of the timber-frame structure by the Island School of Building Arts on Gabriola. The students at this Island School...
Cob Wall Project

Cob Wall Project

The two leaders of the project were Pollen Heath and Lisa Butler.   Pollen and Lisa were both the designers and animators of the workshop.They were able, with their commitment and wonderful energy to attract a large number of people of all ages to come for a series of...