Blog Archives

Rhythms and Stories Dec 1st

Gurlz, Sistahs, Aunties! Rumble up a storm at antidote’s riffiest, grooviest and loudest Intergenerational event ever! Thanks to the CRD IDEA Grant Project and Saanich Parks and Recreation, we gather to celebrate arts, culture and creativity. Join us to share

Posted in Events

From Janet Rogers: All In/digenous Writers Night

Please join us in a night of Indigenous Literature on Friday September 13th at The Little Fernwood Hall 1923 Fernwood Road at 7pm. 5 strong Indigenous voices are presented with Standing Nation Drum opening the evening and Indigenous inspired dance

Posted in Events, External Event

Minutes from our AGM

Hi everyone, Our AGM last week was a success, and we’re pleased to announce our Board of Directors: President: Andrea Monteiro Treasurer: Gayle Nye Secretary: Audrey Yap Indigenous Liaison: Janet Rogers Members-at-Large: Jo-Anne Lee We still have space on our

Posted in AGM, Announcements

AGM August 21st

Hi everyone! Our rescheduled AGM will be held on Wednesday, August 21st from 5:30-730pm at the Victoria West Community Centre.  We would love to see you there.  Attached to this post is the official notice as well as a nomination

Posted in AGM, Announcements

Meet & Greet & AGM

Hi everyone! We’re having an antidote meet & greet on Sunday, June 16th from 11:00-12:30 at the Victoria West Community Centre at 521 Craigflower Road (Fireplace Room). Come, meet some of our current board members, and talk to us about

Posted in AGM, Events

Radical Human Ecology

Hi everyone, Here’s an event that many of you might be interested in attending!

Posted in Events

Free Workshop: Zine Making 101

Hi everyone! You’re invited to Zine Making 101, facilitated by the wonderful Letitia Annamalai and Jadyn Marshall. It will be this coming Friday, March 22nd from 5:30-8pm at the Victoria West Community Centre. All youth are welcome!

Posted in Events

Intergenerational Theatre Workshop March 16th

Antidote is hosting an intergenerational theatre workshop with Lina de Guevara, a Chilean-born actor, director, teacher, founder of Puente Theatre, and community activist.  She is gifting us with an opportunity to train with her once again. We are also considering starting

Posted in Events

Girls Action Foundation Report

Hi everyone! Here’s the media release from the Girls Action Foundation with a link to their recent report.   MEDIA ADVISORY For immediate release February 28, 2013 Contact: Elvira Truglia Girls in Canada subject to dating violence, self-harm, low self-esteem, racial

Posted in Events

Art in Resistance Narratives: Feb 16th

In honour of the Girls Action Foundation National Day of Action, Antidote in collaboration with the Students of Colour Collective would like to invite all self-identified Indigenous girls and women/womyn of colour, to explore the use of art in resistance

Posted in Events

Intergenerational Event: Theatre Workshop II

Antidote is hosting an Intergenerational Theatre Workshop: Part 2 with director, actor and theatre teacher Lina de Guevara! Born in Chile, Lina already had a full theatrical career in 1976 when she moved to Canada. Her personal experience with exile

Posted in Events

Intergenerational Event: Theatre Workshop

We are having an Intergenerational Event focusing on Theatre with our facilitator and antidote board member Lina de Guevara. Where: Victoria West Community Centre, 521 Craigflower Road When: Saturday January 12, 2012 from 2 to 5PM Cost: $5 at the

Posted in Events

Photos from Word to the Mutha

Photos from Word to the Mutha are up! (But you already knew that if you like us on Facebook, right? Thank you to everyone who made it such an amazing event!

Posted in Events

Word to the Mutha! Dec 6th

Antidote is hosting our first ever Spoken Word and Hip Hop feminist showcase at the Solstice Café on Thursday, December 6th, 2012. Doors open at 7:30pm and the event will run from 8-10pm. You can find it on Facebook here: This event

Posted in Events

Community Gathering, Story Sharing, & Vigil

Date & Time: Sunday, Nov 25th from 5-6pm Place: Victoria West Community Centre – 521 Craigflower Road Everyone is welcome! Amanda Todd … Reena Virk … Kimberly Proctor … Marnie Frey … Georgina Pepin Hundreds of Indigenous Women Missing and Murdered in

Posted in Announcements, Events