On November 21st, 2019 Parkdalians will gather at PARC (1499 Queen St W) from 7-9pm for an information and discussion round table about the Sidewalk Labs (Google) “smart city” plan and the needs of the community. Councillor Perks will be in attendance.GJFA Parkdale SL meeting leaflet (F)
Join Fridays for Future Toronto at Queen’s Park on November 29. The rally will start at 11:30 am and the march will commence at noon. Bring your instruments, pots, pans and noisemakers!Climate-Strike-Poster
On Wednesday, November 13 join your elected representatives from all 3 levels of government and various Parkdale-High Park environmental groups to work together to design a community action plan to address the climate crisis. This event will be held at Swansea Town Hall (95 Lavinia Ave.) from 7-9pm.STH Roadmap Poster final.jpeg
Learn how to fix your broken household items – for free!
Join Repair Cafe Toronto at the Parkdale Library (1303 Queen St W.) on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 12pm – 4pm.
*visitor registration ends at 3pm
Revised! Relaunched! West Toronto Junction Revisited!
West Toronto Junction Historical Society welcomes you to the relaunch of the Junction history book classic, now in its 5th edition!
Mark your calendars for November 14, 2019, 7-9 PM at Pandemonium Books, located at 2920 Dundas St. West in the Junction.
Join the 10th annual Masaryk Park Pumpkin Parade! Show off your pumpkin and celebrate 10 years of the Pumpkin Graveyard.
Line ’em up in the splash pad on Nov 1 from 6-8pm
Celebrate the 2019 market season with a fall potluck party! It has been an exciting year of delicious local food, produce and drinks – as well as a super successful night market in July!
Bring along a dish, as well as friends and family. Please also consider bringing a non-perishable food item that will be donated to The Four Villages Community Health Centre.
When: Saturday, October 26th from 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Where: Four Villages Health Centre, 3446 Dundas St W
Free parking is available at the TTC Keele Station lot.
We look forward to celebrating with you! Please RSVP here!
Come to Rennie Park on November 1st for a Pumpkin Parade! Bring your families and your pumpkins and browse all the spooky creations! Starts at dusk.3rd Annual 8by11 for paper FINAL
The featured speaker of the Nov 6 meeting of the Swansea Historical Society will be Richard Jordan speaking on “Hurricane Hazel and its Legacy”. 2019 marks the 65th anniversary of Hurricane Hazel, the most deadly natural disaster in recorded history to hit southern Ontario. Richard is a former president of the Etobicoke Historical Society, and he has written local-history columns for the Etobicoke Guardian and Toronto Star. Visitors Welcome! Light Refreshments!SHS Newsletter - Nov 2019
Residents are invited to share their feedback and ideas for the next TransformTO Implementation Plan from 2021 to 2023. TransformTO is the City’s Climate Action Strategy. The Plan will identify climate actions and priorities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for the next three years. Complete the online survey, attend a public meeting, or host your own conversation with family, friends or neighbours using the TransformTO Community Conversation Guide. Consultations will conclude on November 11, 2019.
The remaining public meeting dates are:
- Wednesday, October 30 from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. St. Lawrence Market Temporary North Market, 125 The Esplanade. Register here