Events, events, with a sprinkle of news

We know that you are all excited to go to the Danforth East Arts Fair (DEAF) at East Lynn Park tomorrow and Sunday – we can’t wait to see you there!

There are a number of other upcoming events and newsy items to share, so here is a hodgepodge list to warm you up on this chilly Friday.  (Sidebar: Wasn’t it 45C two days ago?)

Movie Under the Stars in Stephenson Park, Saturday September 14

Councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon is hosting her last movie in the park tomorrow night in Stephenson Park, 61 Stephenson Drive at 8:00 p.m.  The feature will be Rise of the Guardians.

Makin’ A Racket at the Rocket, Friday September 20

This awesome spoken word event brought to you by is becoming a mainstay in our neighbourhood, and we couldn’t be happier about it.  Every third Friday at Red Rocket from 7:30 – 10:00 p.m. – mark it on your calendars!

Click here to send them an email for more info.

2013-14 Racket Poster Sept

Dog Park Party, Saturday September 21

Just a wee jaunt beyond our border to the north, Stan Wadlow Park is truly one of this area’s most fantastic parks.  Next Saturday, celebrate the new off-leash dog park there.  Here are the details from Councillor Davis’ newsletter:

Doggonit – It’s a Party! Our new Dogs Off-Leash area in Stan Wadlow Park has become a very popular spot for dogs and humans alike. We have started a new Dog Walkers Association and we’d love you to join us and the new co-chairs for a little celebration:

Dog Park Celebration

Saturday September 21, 2013

Stan Wadlow Dogs Off- Leash Area @9 a.m.

There will be coffee and cake for the humans, water and dog biscuits for our canine friends.

Salomon Sample Sale September 14 & 15

Right in our neighbourhood at 1884 Danforth Ave (just west of West Lynn Ave) this weekend on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am – 5:00pm.  Loads of running, hiking and casual gear, sample size men’s L and women’s M, plus loads of footwear!  



Welcome Moberly Natural Foods

Have you been wondering what on earth is taking so long for Better Bulk to get a new sign up?  Well, the answer revealed itself in their window earlier this week.


Better Bulk has been relaunched as Moberly Natural Foods, to better reflect what they actually sell in there.  Congratulations Moberley Naturals!!

If you have not been into this beautiful store, don’t miss them at 2044 Danforth Avenue.  (Check out their blog post about their new name )

Pillows on Sale at the Pillow Shoppe

A word from our friend Viive, owner of the fabulous Pillow Shoppe at 1434 Danforth (near Monarch Park) about her September sale:

“Make Room Sale: 20% off all regular prices in the entire store (ok, even the new pillows coming in over the next few days!), unless marked with even better savings. Outdoor pillows continue at 30% off while quantities last.”


Just wanted to send a special shout out to our friends Shamie and Tracey at Silly Goose Kids.  Congratulations on almost two great years in business and thank you for bringing your unique brand of awesome to our neighbourhood! (And for offering free gift-wrapping!) You’re amazing, and we love love LOVE you.

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