2012 Evergreen Green Grants Program

Posted on December 9, 2011

The deadline to apply for the for the 2012 Walmart-Evergreen Green Grants Program is: January 31st/ 2012.


The Walmart-Evergreen Green Grants Program, a greening program sponsored by Walmart and led by Evergreen, provides funds of up to $10,000 to groups working on community development, environmental restoration and other community-based projects across Canada


For full information and to find out if you are eligible  please see: Green Grants Page

TPL Meeting December 12

Posted on December 9, 2011

If you are interested in attending the next Toronto Public Library Board meeting it is on December 12th/2011, at 6PM, in the Boardroom at the Toronto Reference library (789 Yonge Street).
To view the agenda and related material please see: TPL Agenda

Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre (PARC) Holiday Wish List

Posted on December 9, 2011

As it is the season giving PARC could really use some help with acquiring the following items before December 16th:

– Dinner Plates
– Bowls
– Cutlery Flatware
– Coffee mugs
Mismatched, one of a kind, etc. are all welcome!

As well,  for the various festive meals (they will have an average of 150 guests for each meal):

French toast or sausages for breakfast
Dinner: jello, Snacks, Meat, Fruit, vegetables (anything, really! we can tailor the menu to suit. )

Christmas meal Dec. 23rd:
They have turkeys however, other ingredients they’ll require include: potatoes (150 lb), peas(30 lb), carrots(60 lb), garlic, fresh herbs, bread, celery, apples(10 lb).

Christmas Sunday Dec. 25:
30 lb ground beef
a lot of spaghetti & fresh bread

New Years Eve:

Please contact Charmaine Frado (416) 537-2262, Resource Development Director, PARC for more details and to find out where and when to drop off your donations!


December 2011