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16 Nov

November E-Newsletter

Dear Friends & Neighbours, November is a time to remember and honour those who fought for our country and our freedom. Remembrance Day is an opportunity for all of us to recognize the sacrifices made by so many Canadians in service to our country.  Join members of the Scarborough community at the Scarborough Cenotaph for a Remembrance Day service starting at 10:45 am on Saturday November 11th. Click here to continue reading!  ...

16 Nov

Harvey’s Swiss Chalet Job Fair

The renovated restaurant located at 3520 Danforth Avenue will open this December and they are looking for the best of the best! Come out on Saturday, November 19th from 12:00-6:00 p.m. at Warden Woods Community Centre (74 Firvalley Court) to apply for a number of available positions. ...

04 Nov

Coffee with a Cop

41 Division Police will be hosting Coffee with a Cop on Thursday, November 10th from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Come out to the McDonalds at 3150 St.Clair Avenue East (Victoria Park & St.Clair) to meet officers who work in 41 Division, ask questions and have a conversation about your community.  There is no formal agenda just great conversation! ...

28 Oct

Oakridge Pumpkin Parade

Join Friend’s of Oakridge Park for their second Pumpkin Parade! Bring your jack-o-lanterns to Oakridge Park on Tuesday, November 1st at 5 pm to light up the park and check out the communities creations! ...

11 Aug

Wheels on the Danforth

Join the Crossroad of the Danforth BIA for their annual Wheels on the Danforth Car Show and family fun activities. Festivities will kick off with a movie in Oakridge Park on Friday, August 12th, and roll into Saturday with a Classic Car Show and a Turner Car Show.  Be sure to stop by for live music, food, vendors, a kids zone, and to participate in the Toronto East Bike Festival!   Click here for the movie night in Oakridge Park poster! Click...

10 Aug

August Newsletter

Dear Friends & Neighbours, I hope you have been making the most of summer and enjoying all that our community has to offer. I would like to note that Movie Night in Oates Park was cancelled due to inclement weather, I have rescheduled the event for Thursday August 11th. See you there! Toronto City Council has now wrapped up for the summer and will resume in October, visit my website and check out the Council Highlights webpage for up to date information on...

11 Jul

Get Active with Your Kids

Healthy Kids Community Challenge Central Scarborough would like to  invite families to “Get Active with Your Kids”  featuring “Groove Edge: An Interactive Dance Program” on Saturday July 16th  from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.  The event will give you the opportunity to learn  new fresh ideas about how to improve your families physical activity times.   Each Family will receive: A bag of sports equipment TTC tickets upon request Free parking We are offering this opportunity at two sites on Saturday July 16th : 1)Location: West Scarborough Neighbourhood Community Center 313...

05 Jul

Oakridge Indigenous People POW WOW

Celebrate Aboriginal History with the Oakridge neighbourhood through a traditional POW WOW on Saturday, July 9th from 1:00 -4:00 p.m in Oakridge Park. This family event will celebrate Aboriginal People through cultural exchange and education.  Festivities include a smudging ceremony, craft demonstrations, entertainment, dance, music, traditional foods, and children’s activities. View Flyer ...

23 Jun

Downspout Disconnection Rates: Field assessment

Toronto Water  will be conducting a field assessment this summer to determine the level of downspout disconnection across the city. As part of this assessment, two trained university students will visit a targeted samples of residential properties across the city to a) assess whether downspouts visible from the curbside have been disconnected, and b) where possible, ask permission of property owners to survey the level of disconnection on the entire property. Only where permission has been obtained from a homeowner will the...

21 Jun

Trillium Garden Awards Contest

Gardeners who make our neighbourhoods look beautiful deserve to be recognized. Scarborough residents can nominate residential, traditional, environmental and alternative front gardens as well as condo, apartment buildings and commercial street front gardens.  Contest winners will be honoured at an awards ceremony in October at the Scarborough Civic Centre. Contest Closes July 4th, 2016.  Judging will occur in mid-July.   Judging Criteria Design – Balance, Originality, Selection and arrangement of plants, trees and shrubs, design of traffic flow. Hard Landscaping- use of driveway paving and...

20 Jun

Bells on the Danforth Bicycle Ride

Bells on the Danforth is a pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling.  The ride marks its 5th anniversary riding right into Ward 35 with the finish line at the Crossroads of the Danforth! This event is a family friendly event escorted by police to ensure the groups safety.  Join the ride on Saturday June 25th to support cycling in the City!  The group gathers at 10:30 a.m. and ride at 11:00 a.m. For more information on the ride visit bellsondanforth.ca ...

07 Jun

#PEACE4SCARBOROUGH

On Tuesday, June 15th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. the Warden Woods Community Centre is hosting their 2nd annual Peace4Scarborough Campaign to raise awareness and bring peace back into the neighbourhood.  Join the community members, faith leaders, business owners, and community partners for a BBQ and a symbolic walk and the creation of a human circle around the community. To join this campaign, please contact Mary Badalian, at 416.694.1138, ext. 153 and check out Instagram and Twitter hashtags #Peace4Scarborough and #Peace4the6ix.  Post/tweet your picture holding up a peace...

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