Category Archives: Heads Up

When a director learns of something that may interest NOCA members, it goes in this category.

Future of Malaspina Gardens Discussion

Press Release for Immediate Release
The Nanaimo Old City Association will be holding an information meeting to discuss the future of Malaspina Gardens property located at 388 Machleary Street in Nanaimo.
This significant one hundred and thirty-eight year old property was once the home of the Nanaimo General Hospital and Malaspina College. The historical three acre property […]

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Future of Malaspina Gardens Discussion

[ March 5, 2017; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] Press Release for Immediate Release

The Nanaimo Old City Association will be holding an information meeting to discuss the future of Malaspina Gardens property located at 388 Machleary Street in Nanaimo.

This significant one hundred and thirty-eight year old property was once the home of the Nanaimo General Hospital and Malaspina College. The historical three acre property […]

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Buy your NOCA membership

Thank you to the over 30 people who attended our AGM on October 17, 2016.  We recruited four new Board members. Your community association is alive and well!  It’s not too late to buy a yearly membership to show your support.  Just download our  membership-application
 
 

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Join our Board of Directors!

Mark your calendar for our Annual General Meeting on Monday, October 17, 2016. We are always looking for new Board members.  Why not consider volunteering?  You must live within NOCA’s boundaries and be a paid up member of the association.   We currently have seven people on our Board and can have up to nine. […]

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Tree planting on Machleary Street

On April 23, 2016 NOCA organized a tree planting party with the help of the Urban Forestry Department, City of Nanaimo.  A number of new trees were planted on Machleary Street between Comox Road and Campbell Street.  Residents of the old city had a great time planting the trees!
 

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Urban Farm Faire on May 14, 2016!

Join us at Pawson Park (Franklyn and Macheary) for our annual Urban Farm Faire on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from noon to 3 pm.

Live music
Food
A pinata  and face-painting for the kids
Plants and veggie starts for sale
NOCA memberships for sale

A great opportunity to get to know your neighbours! Watch for a flyer in your mail box and […]

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Check out the photos from our Urban Farm Faire!

We held our 4th annual Urban Farm Faire in Pawson Park on Saturday, May 9, 2015.  We had great weather and over 100 residents of the old city came by to visit with their neighbours, listen to live music (thank you Paul Gogo), buy perennials and veggie starts and learn about mason bees, community gardens […]

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A better way to get the word out

This article describes what to expect from this web site. The design of this web site was easy thanks to a method called blogging. Each time you visit, the newest article (post) will be at the top of the page with the title and date of the post. As the posts age, they move down […]

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