Corktown_News_Winter_2017-web.pdf

 

 

 

 

Check out http://www.waterfrontforall.ca/ for tickets!

 

 

 

Mural Routes invites you to join us for the unveiling of the Multipli’city project @ Toronto’s Underpass Park!

The inspiring murals on thirteen pillars have been created by: Al Runt, Andrew Dexel, Annie Hamel, Aura, Chief Lady Bird, Carlos Delgado, FONKi, GAWD, Jill Stanton, Kalkidan Assefa, Layla & Lacey, Meaghan Claire Kehoe, OMEN, and Ness Lee. Project Manager Rob Matejka and Project Assistant Anya Mielniczek, themselves mural artists, have also worked together to paint one pillar.

Please join us for the community celebration of Multipli’city:
Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
from 5:00-7:00pm
@ Underpass Park (29 Lower River Street, Toronto).

Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information about the pillars and the artists, please visit the Mural Routes website.
This ambitious project was managed by Mural Routes as part of the Transportation Services Division StreetARToronto Partnership Program, in collaboration with the Corktown Residents and Business Association, the City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation Department, and Relay 2017 – Friends of the PanAm Path.

 

7PM at the Cooper Koo YMCA – https://goo.gl/maps/NoRvAtEfpuB2
Come to the Corktown Residents & Business Association Public Meeting next Tuesday to meet your local board and to see what’s up in Corktown this Fall!

Items include:
– New Business Intro
– Community Updates
– Development in Corktown
– The Good Shepherd
– Soulpepper Theatre

Free coffee & timbits from the River Street Tim Hortons for everyone!

 

 

🆕 Corktown eNewsletter: 🌽Farmers Market & New Mural Art at Underpass Park Underway 🎉 & More!

 

Farmer’s Market @ Underpass Park Every Thursday

The Corktown Residents & Business Association and Living Toronto is thrilled to announce the launch of the 1st Annual Underpass Park Farmers’ Market! The beautiful bounties of Ontario are coming to Corktown every Thursday this summer!

Every Thursday 3pm -7pm / July 20th – October 19th.

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for event reminders!
https://www.facebook.com/CorktownTO/

VENDOR LIST!
CLEARWATER FARMS
DURHAM HONEY FARM
EVELYN’S CRACKERS
FIELD SPARROW FARMS
MONFORTE DAIRY
SPARKPLUG COFFEE
ST. JOHN’S BAKERY
STANNERS VINEYARDS
SUNRAY ORCHARDS FARM
WAYMAC FARMS

MULTIPLI’CITY AT UNDERPASS PARK

Canadian Artists Continue the Transformation of Toronto’s Underpass Park!

 

Artists have begun work this week on Multipli’city- a public art project that will transform thirteen pillars in Toronto’s Underpass Park. Seventeen artists will bring colourful designs highlighting the diversity of Canada’s people to the west side of this unique public space.

The project is managed by Mural Routes and is part of the StreetARToronto Partnership Program in collaboration with the Corktown Residents and Business Association, the City of Toronto Parks Department, and Relay 2017 – Friends of the PanAm Path.

More details can be found on their website:

https://muralroutes.ca/multiplicity-press-release/

Making Peace Exhibit Still Going Strong Until Sept 24!

A friendly reminder that you can still check-out the world renowned Making Peace exhibit along Front St E between Bayview Ave & Cherry St until Sept 24th, FREE guided visits take place every Sunday at 10:30am

https://toronto.makingpeace.org/

Also check out the Making Peace Exhibit featured in the Globe & Mail!

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/making-peace-photoexhibit/article35519574/

 

 

Farmer’s Market @ Underpass Park Every Thursday Starting July 20th!

The Corktown Residents & Business Association and Living Toronto is thrilled to announce the launch of the 1st Annual Underpass Park Farmers’ Market! The beautiful bounties of Ontario are coming to Corktown every Thursday this summer!

Every Thursday 3pm -7pm / July 20th – October 19th.

https://www.facebook.com/events/141303653096958/

VENDOR LIST!
CLEARWATER FARMS
DURHAM HONEY FARM
EVELYN’S CRACKERS
FIELD SPARROW FARMS
MONFORTE DAIRY
SPARKPLUG COFFEE
ST. JOHN’S BAKERY
STANNERS VINEYARDS
SUNRAY ORCHARDS FARM
WAYMAC FARMS

In at Corktown Common Park!

JULY 20TH, 2017 at DUSK

Weather-Permitting, keep on eye on the official Facebook event page below for updates!

https://www.facebook.com/events/242073729607006

 

Eats & Treats @ 7pm.
Films @ sundown.
Free
BYOBlanket & Chairs
Accessible venue
Films will be screened with captioning when available
Scheduled rain date: Thursday, July 27
https://www.topictureshow.com/corktown-common-park-1

We look forward to seeing everyone there!