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Canada150 Celebration with the Golden Maple Leaf Senior Association on Sunday, June 25th June 25th, 2017 1:30 PM – 6:30 PM

This year, the Golden Maple Leaf Senior Association is co-organizing with Canada National TV (CNTV) to host One Hundred Community Groups of Toronto Celebrating Canada 150 event.

Please join Councillor Jim Karygiannis, Hon. Arnold Chan, MP, Soo Wong, MPP, and other guests for this celebration of Canadian culture!


Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Canada National TV Art Centre

1936 McCowan Road

1:30 PM – 6:30 PM

June 22, 2017 – Movie Night in the Park at Sun Down @ Kidstown


I am hosting Movie Night at Kidstown and I want you to join! It will be a fun evening in the

park watching Pete’s Dragon. Please pass this information to family, friends, and neighbours:

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Kidstown, 3159 Birchmount @ McNicoll

From 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

If it rains, the movie will be shown inside L’Amoreaux Community




May 12, 2017 – City of Toronto to host third annual Newcomer Day Monday, May 15, 2017 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m Nathan Phillips Square

On Monday, the Toronto Newcomer Office will host Toronto Newcomer Day at City Hall and Nathan Phillips Square. Mayor John Tory will welcome newcomers to Toronto and celebrate their contributions. He will be joined by Laura Albanese, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, Councillor Jim Karygiannis (Ward 39 Scarborough Agincourt), the City of Toronto’s Newcomer Advocate, and Councillor James Pasternak (Ward 10 York Centre), Chair of the Community Development and Recreation Committee.

Legacy Awards. Do You Know An Amazing Volunteer? Nominations close January 31, 2017

Do You Know An Amazing Volunteer?

Let Volunteer Toronto know about the great things they’ve done and they could receive a Volunteer Toronto Legacy Award! Each National Volunteer Week, Volunteer Toronto presents 25 of the city’s most exceptional volunteers with a Legacy Award to recognize their contributions to the community. Visit www.volunteertoronto.ca/legacyawards to find out more and nominate someone today! Nominations are being accepted until January 31st 2017.




Do you know a woman who is making a difference and improving the lives of women and girls? 


We want to celebrate her. Every year, YWCA Toronto honours the work of remarkable women who are creating new opportunities for women and girls in our city and around the globe in a wide array of areas such as business, education, social justice, advocacy, arts, health and philanthropy.



Nomination deadline is Friday, November 4, 2016


For more information, please visit womenofdistinction.ca or contact

Phoebe Wong, Manager of Events, at pwong@ywcatoronto.org.


Save the Date!

37th YWCA Toronto

Women of Distinction Awards

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Carlu