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July 28-29, 2018

Guild Alive with Culture Arts Festival

Guild Park and Gardens, 201 Guildwood Parkway

June 9, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Environment Day

Morningside Works Yard (Entrance off Pan Am Dr.)

10:00 AM - 2:00 pm

June 8, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Annual Compost Day

at Sir Wilfrid Laurier CI - South-West Parking lot, 145 Guildwood Pkwy.

6:00 pm

June 1, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Annual Compost Day

at Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, (North Parking Lot) - 225 Confederation Drive

6:00 pm

May 26, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Annual Compost Day

at Tam Heather Curling & Tennis Club (east parking lot) - 730 Military Trail.

12:30 pm

May 26, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Annual Compost Day

at Curran Hall Community Centre - (parking lot) - 277 Orton Park Rd.

10:30 am

May 17, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Community Town Hall Meeting

Heather Heights JPS

80 Slan Ave. (Gymnasium)

7 pm

May 16, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Community Town Hall Meeting

St. John Paul II Catholic Secondary School

685 Military Trail (Cafeteria)

7 pm

May 10, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Community Town Hall Meeting

Cornell Junior Public School

61 Holmfirth Terrace (Gymnasium)

7 pm

May 8, 2018

Guild Park & Gardens - Horticulture Plan - Public Consultation Meeting

The Guild Inn Estate, 201 Guildwood Parkway

Workshop #1 : 4:00 – 5:30pm

Workshop #2 : 7:00 – 8:30pm

May 7, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's

Community Hub Update Meeting

Maplewood High School

Gymnasium, 120 Galloway Rd.

May 7, 2018

7 pm

April 23, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Town Hall Meeting

George B. Little PS, 125 Orton Park Rd.


7 pm - 9 pm

March 1, 2018

Councillor Ainslie's Town Hall Meeting

St. Edmund Campion Catholic School, 30 Highcastle Rd.


7 pm - 9 pm

February 10, 2018

Community Skate Day

Morningside Park

11 AM - 4 PM

January 25, 2018

Public Open House and Community Consultation

Re: UTSC Secondary Plan

University of Toronto Scarborough Campus, 1265 Military Trail

Humanities Wing, Room HW 216 - Parking at Lot "G"

  • Open House starting at 6:30 p.m. 

  • Presentations at 7:00 p.m. 

  • Questions after the presentations and at the Open House display boards.

January 6, 2018

Councillor Paul Ainslie's Annual New Year's Celebration

Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, 225 Confederation Drive

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

RSVP Tel: 416-392-4008
or E-mail:

Full Schedule

April 3 – City of Toronto Government Management Committee Meeting
April 3 – Guild Renaissance Group Meeting
April 3 – Coronation Community Association of West Hill Meeting
April 4 – Scarborough Community Council Meeting
April 5 - Willow Park School Traffic Management Program Meeting
April 5 – Toronto Zoo Board of Management Meeting
April 6 - Constituency Work and Meetings
April 9 - Constituency Work and Meetings
April 10 - Aboriginal Advisory and Planning Committee Meeting – Scarborough
April 10 – Guildwood Village Community Association Meeting
April 11 – City of Toronto Public Works and Infrastructure Committee Meeting
April 12 – "Haliburton Breakfast Club" Board Meeting
April 12 – Ontario Good Roads Association Policy Committee Meeting
April 12 – City of Toronto Community Development and Recreation Committee
April 12 – Community Police Liaison Committee Meeting – 43 Division
April 13 - Ontario Good Roads Association Board Meeting
April 13 – City of Toronto Economic Development Committee Meeting
April 13 – Toronto Committee Housing Corporation Strategic Plan 2019-2022 - Tenant Town Hall
April 16 - Constituency Work and Meetings
April 17 - City of Toronto Executive Committee Meeting
April 18 - Southeast Scarborough Neighbourhood Improvement Areas Meeting
April 19 - Constituency Work and Meetings
April 20 - Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Board Meeting
April 21 - 11th Annual KGO Community Clean Up and BBQ
April 21 - Clean Up Day Curran Hall Community
April 23 - SAP Smart Cities Forum
April 23 - Councillor Ainslie's Town Hall Meeting
April 24 - Toronto City Council Meeting – Day 1
April 25 - Toronto City Council Meeting – Day 2
April 26 - Toronto City Council Meeting – Day 3
April 26 - Cornell Jr. PS Traffic Management Program Meeting
April 27 - Federation of Ontario Public Libraries Board Meeting
April 30 - City of Toronto Government Management Committee Meeting
April 30 - Toronto Public Library Board Meeting

City Wide Events

City of Toronto Flag Raising
City of Toronto Events Calendar
What is happening in our City
City of Toronto Festival Page
Tourism Toronto – Official website
Toronto Open Data Book Club Showcase Showdown
The Toronto Zoo - calendar

Guild Alive with Culture Festival – Volunteers Needed!
As we go into our 11th year, I am proud to continue to host this amazing arts festival, along with the Guild Renaissance Group.  The Festival dates for this year are Saturday July 28 – Sunday July 29, 2018. Please email to volunteer.  Also visit the festival website for updates.

Toronto Zoo Calendar!
Toronto Zoo is gearing up to celebrate Earth Day Biomimicry activities for all ages
Biomimicry is looking to nature to inspire new innovations! Register for the Biomimicry Keynote Presentation and the Biomimicry Kid’s Workshop here.

Party for the Planet 2018
From Saturday, April 21 to Sunday, April 29, 10 am until 4 pm join the Toronto Zoo to learn about how to reduce your footprints on this earth by mimicking the wonders of nature. More details can be found here.

Annual Guildwood Spring Clean Up Day
The Annual Guildwood Spring Clean Up Day is on Saturday April 21, 9 am to 12 pm at the corner of Guildwood Parkway and Livingston Road. The GVCA’s Annual clean-up day is a great opportunity to help remove unwanted garbage from our streets and parks and do something positive for the community environment.

Guild Park and Gardens – Horticulture Landscape Plan: Public Information Meeting
The City of Toronto invites you to learn more about horticulture improvements at Guild Park and Gardens. Two identical workshops are planned at the same place on Tuesday May 8, 2018 at 4pm and 7pm at The Guild Inn Estate, 201 Guildwood Parkway. Everyone is welcome to attend either workshop.

See flyer for more details.

Councillor Ainslie’s Town Hall Meeting
Councillor Ainslie will be holding a Town Hall Meeting at George B. Little PS, 125 Orton Park Road on April 18, 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

Great Explorations
The University of Toronto Scarborough continues its Snider Speaker's Series – Great Explorations which welcomes the public to hear some of the campus' most renowned thinkers.

When: April 17, 24 and May 1
Where: Environmental Science & Chemistry (EV on map) Building, Catalyst Centre, 1065 Military Trail

See flyer and website for more details.

Science Rendezvous at the Toronto Zoo
Spend the day with scientists from University of Toronto Scarborough and student leaders from Let's Talk Science – and, of course, the animals!

Where: Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Rd. Scarborough, ON 
When: Saturday May 12, 2018 from 10am to 3pm

Check out the event website for more details.

Let's Clean Toronto Together! April 20 - 22
Hey Toronto! It's time for some spring cleaning. Gather your friends, neighbours, co-workers and classmates to clean a park, laneway, or any other public space that needs your help. Friday, April 20 is the Corporate & School 20-Minute Makeover; Saturday April 21 and Sunday April 22 are the Community Cleanup Days. Learn more, register your event and find out when and where to get your free GLAD® garbage and recycling bags at or call 311 for details. Here's to a cleaner, greener Toronto!

Spring Flower Shop at Conservatories
The annual spring flower shows at the Allan Gardens and Centennial Park conservatories, running from now to April 29, feature flowering plants and topiaries inspired by spring. The conservatories are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and admission is free. More information here.

Registration for City of Toronto's summer camps and spring/summer recreation programs begins this weekend
Registration online is the quickest and easiest way to sign up for programs. You can find steps to registering online here and you can find the online registration here.  

Sunday Concert Series at Scarborough Civic Centre
Concerts will begin on January 14!
Admission: FREE
Time: 2 – 4 p.m.
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr. (at McCowan & Ellesmere)
2018 Concert Schedule – click here
There is no reserved seating for any concerts. Concerts can be subject to change or cancellation due to extreme weather conditions.

Parking Availability at Scarborough Civic Centre for
Sunday Concert Series Attendees
From Sunday, March 25 onward, the City of Toronto parking lot will remain available to Sunday Concert Series attendees.  The TDSB parking lot will NOT be available for parking.

The City of Toronto employee parking lot is located at the northwest corner of Borough Drive and Town Centre Court, with the entrance to the parking lot located on Town Centre Court. To get to the civic centre from the parking lot, please leave by the northwest path heading north and following the path between the Toronto Public Health building and residential condominium.

When entering Albert Campbell Square, turn left and follow the path leading behind the outdoor stage to the front entrance of the Scarborough Civic Centre. Attached is a copy of the map in colour with the route drawn in.

City staff will continue to discuss the availability of the TDSB parking lot for future concerts with TDSB Management. 

Further updates will be provided should there be new information to share.

See parking map here.




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