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Intentional Community… A better way to live.

Meet Us

Residents of Pacific Gardens are a diverse and eclectic bunch, with a wide variety of interests. We have nurses, students, a fitness instructor, an ESL teacher, a former journalist, a retired meteorologist, a minister, a medical intern, an environmental consultant, and a chef, to name a few. We range in age from babes in arms to octogenarians.

Doing what we love best – living in community at Pacific Gardens!

We are involved in numerous activities and groups. Here are just some of them:

  • Malaspina Choir
  • Everybody Sings
  • Yellow Point Drama Group
  • Morris dancing
  • Green Party
  • New Democratic Party
  • Council of Canadians
  • First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo
  • Pilates
  • swimming
  • permaculture
  • book clubs
  • men’s group
  • meditation group
  • Women Over 40
  • Food Share, Island Roots Market Co-operative
  • painting
  • gourmet cooking
  • organic gardening
  • beekeeping
  • cycling
  • tennis
  • good old-fashioned socializing!