Category Archives: Events

Annual General Meeting, 2017

More than 40 members in good standing attended the Cabbagetown Residents’ Association Annual General Meeting for 2017, held on June 16 at Stout Irish Pub on Carlton Street. We handled the usual business of an AGM, including: – financial reporting … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown by the Valley Historic Walking Tour

Our friends at the Cabbagetown Preservation Association, in conjunction with Heritage Toronto, are leading a walking tour through Cabbagetown and the Don Valley. The first of these tours takes place on Thursday, July 6, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Meeting … Continue reading

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MPP Glen Murray hosts Seniors Tea

Toronto Centre MPP Glen Murray is hosting a Seniors Tea for area residents on Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Central Neighbourhood House, 349 Ontario Street. If you wish to attend, please confirm by … Continue reading

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Pride weekend road closures near Cabbagetown

The City of Toronto has issued a news release about road closures for Pride festivities and parades over June 23 to 25, 2017. None are directly in Cabbagetown – closures start west of Jarvis Street – but will affect transit … Continue reading

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Movie in the park – Wednesday July 19

Residents might recall that last year, the Cabbagetown BIA organized a FREE “Movie in the park” event that was a lot of fun. So much fun, that they are doing it again on Wednesday July 19, with a rain date … Continue reading

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Peggy Kurtin 2017 Award Winners

Our friends at the Cabbagetown Preservation Association (CPA) had their AGM on May 29 and another successful event it was! Gilles Huot and Virginia van Vliet described the “Builders of Canada” many of whom are buried in Cabbagetown’s two cemeteries. … Continue reading

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Volunteer now to share your love of cycling with newcomers to Toronto!

We were contacted recently by CultureLink to see if any Cabbagetowners would like to volunteer their time with an intriguing program called Bike Host which uses cycling as a way to welcome newcomers to Canada. Contact details are included and … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Moms and Dads potluck picnic in the park – June 1

Some local parents are getting together for a potluck picnic on June 1 at 4:30 p.m. in Riverdale Park West at the benches. If you would like to join, they ask that you bring a dish to feed 10-12 people … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Bike Tune Up – June 11

Our friends at the Cabbagetown BIA are inviting residents to join them at the 2017 Cabbagetown Bike Tune Up at Carlton & Parliament. Local cycle shop Cycle Solutions will be offering free basic bike tune ups on the street and … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival 2017 – a great day without rain or snow!

The 46th Annual Forsythia Festival held on Sunday May 7 2017 was a truly wonderful day of yellowness, fun and smiles! We are grateful that the threat of rain and snow (gulp!) didn’t deter anyone from showing up for the … Continue reading

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