CVYC Mural Project

Start your summer with the CVYC Mural Project. We invite youth ages 14-24 to collaboratively produce a community mural at the Yates St. Community Garden.¬†Participants will be supported by Indigenous Artist in Residence at the City of Victoria, Lindsay Delaronde to develop a vision and execute the mural. The CVYC Mural Project runs every SaturdayContinue reading “CVYC Mural Project”

All-Candidates Q&A with Youth

The City of Victoria Youth Council (CVYC) hosted a non-partisan All-Candidates Q&A for youth of all ages on Saturday, April 29th. Key issues such as education, transportation, and health care were discussed. ¬†Candidates from Victoria-Beacon Hill, Victoria-Swan Lake, Oak Bay-Gordon Head, and Saanich South joined to help youth gear up for election day – MayContinue reading “All-Candidates Q&A with Youth”

Mid-Year Review

CVYC’s 2016/2017 cohort recently cross the mid-year point in our program. We spent some time reflecting on our experience thus far. We are proud of accomplishing the following: Learning about the realities and legacy of colonization Becoming familiar with our neighbourhoods and connecting with people in our city Strategically planning a community event Community mappingContinue reading “Mid-Year Review”

City of Victoria Meet & Greet

CVYC met with City Staff and Councilors on November 24th. The Meet & Greet started with a tour of the building. CVYC members got to walk up to the clock tour exactly as the clock struck 5 o’clock to hear the clock bells. Councilors and staff shared their¬†favourite part of representing their communities which includesContinue reading “City of Victoria Meet & Greet”