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The ABCRA Monthly Board Meetings normally take place the third TUESDAY of the month September to June. See event calendar for times and locations or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If there is anything you would like added to the agenda, please send it by email to the Board of Directors ( email@example.com ) in advance of the meeting, with BOARD MEETINGS in the SUBJECT line.
The ABCRA Monthly Board Meetings normally take place the third TUESDAY of the month September to June. The meetings alternate between morning and evening. If there is anything you would like added to the agenda, please send it by email to the Board of Directors (firstname.lastname@example.org) in advance of the meeting, with BOARD MEETINGS in the SUBJECT line.
We look forward to opening our doors again, for a full day of free classes, lessons, concerts, lectures, and demonstrations! There will be special Music Appreciation programming from 3 to 6 pm and free lectures!
Safe Rail Communities is pleased to announce a second Community Workshop and Rail Safety Discussion.
You are invited to the 53 Division's Annual Open House. Events and displays for everyone, all ages.
The ABC Residents Association and area residents have objections to the proposed development of Pears and Avenue.
Back by popular demand! Beach Musicians Martin Gladstone and Frank Caruso will entertain us with the Beatles music we love at Leaside United Church.
Meet your ABC neighbours and help clean up our park. April 22, 2017 10 AM to noon. Meet at the picnic table on Pears Avenue. Coffee and Cookies! 'See you there!
Visitors with rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, or suspected meteorites can have them identified at special ID clinics, held six times a year.
The Souk, or bazaar in the Middle East and North Africa, is an open-air market and social gathering, a special occasion when people from all over could dance, drink, party and meet. Souk sessions gives rustic traditions a modern twist, and mixes up arab and oriental influences with contemporary electronic music.
A DJ, producer, visual artist, and event promoter gaining attention in the alternative underground scene with her music and own party concept called Souk Sessions. She combines elements from the different cultures she grew up with in high-energy DJ sets and productions. Expect head banging, hip-shaking techno with Middle Eastern influences and haunting vocals.
Cheba Khadijah aka Jillian Fulton is an anthropologist and Arabic folk musician. She has recently been inspired to fuse her favourite Middle Eastern and North African sounds with electronic music.
MPP Glen Murray: "It is my pleasure to invite you to participate in a community discussion on the Ontario Municipal Board on Wednesday, March, 15th."
Join us (Safe Rail Communities) for an evening of comedy featuring Herb Irving, Katie Westman, Martha O’Neill, Tony Krolo, Johnny Gardhouse, Bryan Hatt, Laurie Elliott, Andrew Chapman, Karen O’Keefe and Jeff Elliott!
TODAY: Intersections Launch Party at Toronto City Hall on Toronto's birthday.
Second annual festival of exhibits and events showcasing different perspectives of the city's natural, cultural, and historic diversity (March 6-31, 2017).
For one night only at Heliconian Hall, actor, Jennifer Carroll, will perform a one-woman show called “Maud of Leaskdale”.
Annual ROM Research Colloquium and Vaughan Lecture, a thought-provoking one-day event highlighting our ongoing research and recent discoveries. Join ROM curators from diverse fields exploring the intersections of Art, Culture, and Nature, as we take you into the ROM's laboratory and collections and to the field. Ten-minute presentations delivered by our curatorial staff feature a wide array of topics.
Join the the Ryerson City Building Institute for a Meet-Up that brings together leading city builders and the public to discuss the future of Yonge Street.
Opening reception for Alison Melville's PRINT SHOW at the Heliconian Hall 35 Hazelton Avenue January 14, 2017 from 1 to 4 p.m.
On December 14, 2016, come and hear Toronto’s own ACTA Recorder Quartet as they present a program of early and modern-era music for the holiday season!
There’s something for everyone on the musical menu, from carol settings of the German and English Renaissance to excerpts from Corelli’s Christmas Concerto and Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus, from Britten’s Alpine Suite to Stan Davis’s Chanukah Medley and arrangements of Winter Wonderland, The Twelve Days of Christmas, and other holiday fare, all performed on combinations of recorders both large and small.
Take a little break from holiday shopping and warm up with some cheerful flute/guitar music and hot cider in the afternoon at the beautiful Heliconian Hall in Yorkville:
On November 30 at Toronto’s Heliconian Hall, Alison Melville and Julia Seager-Scott will present BORDER CROSSINGS, an evening of music of traditional and Baroque origins performed on the clarsach (17th-century Scottish traditional harp), Baroque triple harp, recorders, Baroque flute, and kantele (traditional Finnish dulcimer).
"Gifts from the Muses" Art, Gift and Craft Show and Sale, Saturday, November 26, 11 am - 4 pm plus LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCES
The Public is invited to have a say in future of Toronto's Old City Hall building.
The City of Toronto will host a public consultation session next Tuesday to hear from Torontonians on potential future uses of Old City Hall, the landmark building located at 60 Queen St. W. The session will be held on the third floor of Metro Hall, 55 John St., from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on November 22.
City staff and consultants will present preliminary findings of a feasibility study on future uses of the building. Public participation is an important part of the process. The meeting will include presentations, a panel discussion and a question-and-answer session.
Old City Hall is currently occupied by provincial and municipal courts, which are scheduled to vacate the historic building by 2021. The City wants future uses that allow for greater public access, celebrate the building's history and meet several other civic objectives.
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Safe Rail Communities and Christie Dupont Rail Safety Group are pleased to invite you to a Community Workshop on Rail Safety And Emergency Preparedness.
The ABCRA Board of Directors gives notice that ABCRA's 2016 Annual General Meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at the Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto, Ontario.
A town hall discussion as part of the national public consultation on Canadian federal electoral reform this Thursday October 13th at 6 PM at Church of the Messiah.
Area residents and community members are invited to the official community consultation for the rezoning application submitted for 878 Yonge Street. A submission to rezone the site for a 59-storey residential unit has been received by the city.
U of T Thursday Noon Series: Musical Chairs 12:10 pm at Walter Hall
Introduction: Gee Chung, Bloor-Yorkville Heritage Conservationist
Welcoming Remarks: Hon. David Zimmer, MPP, Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation; Toronto City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 27, Toronto Centre-Rosedale)
Background Remarks: Chief R. Stacey LaForme, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation
Ceremony and Closing Remarks: Elder Garry Sault, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation
Area residents and community members are invited to the official community consultation for the rezoning application submitted for 771 Yonge Street. Menkes Developments has submitted to rezone the site for a 49-storey residential tower with retail at grade.
On Sunday Augest 21 and September 18 Open Streets Toronto invites you, your friends, and your family to enjoy Open Streets TO, Toronto's largest free recreational program.
For full details go to the Open Streets TO website HERE.
ABCRA Environment Day: Saturday, Sept. 17 Wong-Tam Allan Gardens Along Carlton St. (between Jarvis St. & Sherbourne St.)
Four public meetings are being held across Toronto concerning TORONTO'S WARD BOUNDARIES.
ABCRA encourages you to attend one of these meetings and have your say about new electoral boundaries.