Monthly Archives: November 2012

S.H. Armstrong swim lessons, rec. swim, pancake breakfast, booking a party room, winter programs

Upcoming dates at S.H. Armstrong Community Recreation Centre, 56 Woodfield Road:

Saturday December 8
Registration starts for S.H. Armstrong’s winter 2013 pool session. See the flyer of swim lesson times and how to book the pool for special events.
Register for other programs and see the drop-in programs on the S.H. Armstrong website.

Saturday December 15
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

S. H. Armstrong invites you to a community Pancake Breakfast on Saturday Dec. 15th from 10 a.m to 1 p.m.in the lower level classroom. The price is $2 for children under 12 and $3 for adults. Please register at the front office or call the community centre for more information at 416.392.0734.

Birthday parties
S. H. Armstrong Community Centre is also booking birthday parties on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Contact front reception staff at 416.392.0734 for more information.

Get in the swim at S.H. Armstrong’s pool party:

Friday November 23
4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
56 Woodfield Road
$1 suggested donation.
With pizza, beverages and baked goods on sale in the cafeteria throughout the event until 7 p.m.

Gerrard Street events – Diwali, Gerrard Art Project, more

Diwali festivalSaturday, Nov. 10 and Sunday, Nov. 11
Little India celebrates Diwali, Festival of Lights

12 p.m. to 10 p.m. each day
Gerrard Street East, from Greenwood to Coxwell

The Hindu New Year ‘mela’ or fair — music, dance, cultural activities and a sidewalk sale.

See the event schedule.

Nov.8, 2012 Beach-Riverdale Mirror — Celebrate Diwali this weekend in Little India

Also on Gerrard along with the Diwali Festival:
The Gerrard Art Project
Gerrard Art Project

See also:
Sept.19, 2012 Beach-Riverdale Mirror — GerrardART Project aims to revitalize Little India neighbourhood

Thu. Nov. 15
Astronomy at the library

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Gerrard-Ashdale Library, 1432 Gerrard St. E.
Cosmic Frontiers – Small Stars, Big Explosions and Vast Distances with Kelly Lepo, Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto.
Info: 416-393-7717, ashdaleevents@gmail.com, www.torontopubliclibrary.ca

Local events in November – Applegrove Pasta Fest, Rail Garden dance, Greenwood Park fall festival, more

Sat. Nov. 3
Applegrove’s Pasta Fest
5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Dinner served at 6:15 p.m.
Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 1810 Queen Street East
Everyone is invited to the Applegrove Community Complex annual Pasta Fest Dinner and Silent Auction.
Please join us for a fun-filled night of friendship and fundraising for our Applegrove programs. Ticket info: 416-461-8143.
See the Applegrove website for details.
Poster
Listing on Beach Mirror

Rail Garden

Sat. Nov. 3
Rail Garden Harvest Dinner Dance

Fundraiser at the Legion on Coxwell.
More info: http://www.therailgarden.com/
Poster

Sun. Nov. 4
Greenwood Park Fall Festival

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
See item in Beach-Riverdale Mirror:

A day of fun for the whole family will take place Sunday, Nov. 4 at Greenwood Park.

Hosted by the Friends of Greenwood Park stewardship group, the annual fall festival will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will include a magic show with Scott Dietrich, country fair games and activities for the kids, and artisans from the community.

There will also be a best pie contest as well as an update from Ward 30 Councillor Paula Fletcher on what’s happening in the community and at the local park.

Email friendsofgreenwoodpark.frog@gmail.com to enter the pie contest or for more information.

Greenwood Park Fall Festival 2012

Thu. Nov. 8
Roma Guitar and Violin Concert

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Gerrard-Ashdale Library, 1432 Gerrard St. E.
Info: 416-393-7717, ashdaleevents@gmail.ca

Thu. Nov. 15
Astronomy at the library

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Gerrard-Ashdale Library, 1432 Gerrard St. E.
Cosmic Frontiers – Small Stars, Big Explosions and Vast Distances with Kelly Lepo, Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto.
Info: 416-393-7717, ashdaleevents@gmail.com, www.torontopubliclibrary.ca