Monthly Archives: August 2013

Events in our community in the last two weeks of August 2013 – as listed in Beach Metro News

In the next couple of weeks, there are a few events going on close by.

Mon. Aug. 19: Community Meeting about Development of 1327 Queen St. E., with Ward 32 Councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon, at Maple Cottage, 62 Laing St. (Queen & Greenwood), 7 p.m. Info: 416-392-1376

Sun. Aug. 25: ‘Life of Pi’ at Jonathan Ashbridge Park. Movies Under the Stars with Ward 32 Councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Info: 416-392-1376

Tuesdays: Seniors Jazz at Canadian Legion, Baron Byng Beaches Branch 1/42, 243 Coxwell Ave., 1-3 p.m. Info: 416-465-0120

Thursdays: Walking Group at East End Community Health Centre, 1619 Queen St. E., 10-11 a.m. Want to get moving and improve your health? Come join the East End Walking Group for a stroll around the neighbourhood, followed by some light stretching. For more programs, check the Centre’s program calendar at To participate in the walking group, call Zari 416-778-5805 ext. 222

Gerrard Ashdale Library, 1432 Gerrard St. E. •Aug. 10-24: Writers Group, alternate Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.-noon •Aug. 23: Word Out: Teen Read for ages 12-18, a summer book club aimed specifically at teens, Fridays, 4-5 p.m. Library is wheelchair accessible. Info: 416-393-7717,,

East Toronto Climate Action Group are citizens who are concerned about smog, climate change and other environmental issues as they impact the city and particularly East Toronto. We meet monthly, and welcome your involvement and support. Info:

Come to Applicious Sat. Sept. 14, 2013

AppliciousMuralSeptember 14, 2013 Applegrove Community Complex invites you to the 6th Annual Applicious Festival at the historic Ashbridge Estate, 1444 Queen Street East.

Visit from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm for family fun, entertainment, games, vendors and food. Wear red for a free activity.

Take the streetcar to Connaught or park around the corner at the Duke of Connaught School on Woodfield Road.

For details, visit or call Applegrove @ 416-461-8143.

See pictures (plus video) of the 2012 event in SNAP Beaches October 2012 edition.

– Shelley Manousos
Applegrove Outreach


Applegrove Community Complex
60 Woodfield Road
Toronto, ON M4L 2W6