antidote is seeking new Board Members!

antidote will be holding our Annual General Meeting this Thursday, May 26th. The event will be open and welcome for all. Please circulate widely! Apologies for the cross-posting. antidote Annual General Meeting Thursday, May 26th 5-8pm BCGEU Auditorium 2994 Douglas Street Victoria 5-6pm Social 6-8pm General Meeting and Elections There …

[External Event] Cracks in the Concrete Volunteer Call-Out!

Cracks in the Concrete is a weekend-long event held from May 13-15, 2011 that will be showcasing teach-in/learn-in workshops, skill-sharing, discussion and strategizing that aims to inspire, strengthen and connect groups and individuals working on poverty issues in Victoria, on Lekwungen, Esquimalt and WSANEC territories. This is a free event open to all members …

antidote Annual General Meeting 2011

Share free food and beverages with us and celebrate our successes over the past year at our Annual General Meeting! Additionally, antidote is seeking new Board Representatives to lead in sharing the voices of our Aunties, Sistahs and Gurlz in our network! If you’re interested in joining our family, email …

Community Event: Friends of antidote

Learn an instrument! Write a Song! Form a Band! All in ONE weekend!

Community event! Antidote’s president-elect, Soumya Natarajan, is organizing a Feminists’ Rock Camp! It’s for all adults (over 19) of all genders and all music ability.

Antidote is seeking your donations for our fundraiser garage sale!

That’s right people! Saturday August 7th is the date for the sale and we are asking for donations of household items, clothing, etc. Whatever does not sell will be donated to a local charity. Please email: *protected email* if you have any donations that we may come and pick up! …

Sistah’s event Tuesday July 6th

Sistah’s event Tuesday July 6th, 7:30pm at the Canoe Club!

Now accepting applications for sistah facilitator – summer position!

Are you interested in an exciting position with antidote this summer and identify yourself as a sistah? If so, please apply by June 14th 9am (early applications recommended).

Youth Community Cafe

Join us on the evening of Thursday, May 27 for a Community Café to talk about the future of Victoria and what matters to you.

Afro Diva Salon Launches!

Afro Diva salon has opened!! Check out this great article about the salon featured in the Times Colonist.

Thanks for making unlabel 2010 a success

The 4th unlabel fashion happened on Sunday March 21st. We had a great time de-constructing fashion, discussing important issues that face us and of course, re-creating clothing! This year we had several interactive workshops which included: brooch making, sewing, an interactive media station, and an informative workshop in which we …

Afro Diva’s Launch Postponed until March 27th

The launch date for AFRO DIVA’S opening has been moved from February 27th to Saturday, March 27, 2010.

Sistahs: potluck and clothing exchange

Location! The Women’s Centre in the Student Union building at Uvic (SUB B107). Pot luck and clothing exchange (and meet antidote’s new community coordinator!)!! Tuesday February 9th at 6pm! The clothing swap is a great opportunity to shed some of those lovely items of clothing that you never seem to wear, taking up precious room in your closet.

A personal hello from your community development coordinator

Hi, I’m Sarah! For those of you I haven’t met yet I have uploaded a photo of myself. So if you see me at one of the many antidote events or if you have any post ideas, please stop by and say hi. I am very excited to be involved …

Planning the 2010 unlabled fashion event

We are very excited to be in the planning stages of the 2010 unlabled fashion show. Unlabel  has grown in fabulousness each year, with the upcoming event to be year number 5! Just as we were planning around a date for the 2010 event, we realized it fell on reading week! We will update …

Coming soon – to your awesome hair!

One of our board members has been working very hard on a new business on hair and beauty – coming soon! Check it out. AFRODIVA – destined for your gorgeous textured hair. Free the elegance of your hair, skin, nails. Early 2010.