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Intentional Community: A way of life

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, teachers, a former journalist, a retired meteorologist, a minister, 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
  • Non-Violent Communication
  • 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
  • Good old-fashioned socializing!