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Whats Happening in and around Mount Dennis – April 2

Mount Dennis Community Association

Spring Cleanups

Saturday April 2, 10am Meet at Jane and Bartonville to clean up on the Jane St hill of Fergie Brown Park

Saturday April 9, 10 am Meet at the end of Somerville Ave  Clean up in Pearon Park and along the ravine by Glenvalley Dr and Sunnybrae Cres. Join us for dessert and tea following on Sunnybrae Cres after the clean up

Saturday April 16, 10am Mayor Rob Ford’s Community Clean up Day.   Westlake (formerly Jasper) Park.   Join us for free BBQ at noon following the clean up

Sunday April 24, 10am. Meet at Jane and Lambton to clean up the ravine along Lambton and
Astoria

Saturday April 30, 10am Meet on Oxford Avenue in front of Stanchester apartment

Garbage bags, Gloves and litter provided at each clean up.  Refreshments provided.  Highschool community hours provided.

Contact mdca@mountdennis.ca for more details


 

Calling PARENTS of YOUTH age 14-24

Join us for a discussion about youth in Weston-Mount Dennis and surrounding neighbourhoods

What are the strengths of youth? What are their needs?  What kinds of services do youth like to use?  What kinds of services or resources are needed for youth? 

Parents/Guardians of Youth 14-24 can participate in these  discussion sessions.

    DATE: Tuesday April 5
TIME: 5 PM
LOCATION: LEF- Weston & Ray
1267 Weston Road

or email us at svalentone@lefca.org

TTC Tokens, Refreshments & Honorarium provided


Toronto Public Library

Mount Dennis Community Open House – Mount Dennis Branch Renovation

Thursday, April 7, 2011  –  Drop in anytime between 6:00 – 8:00 p.m

Mount Dennis Branch (1123 Weston Road, below Eglinton Avenue)

Toronto Public Library is inviting members of the public to help shape a new vision for Mount Dennis Branch by sharing their opinions at a community open house on Thursday, April 7, 2011.

Toronto Public Library senior staff and architects from G. Bruce Stratton
Architects will be on hand to seek input from the public on the proposed
renovation plans which will improve accessibility, enhance customer service and
provide a larger, more welcoming space for the community.

The Mount Dennis Branch renovation is scheduled to begin in late 2011.


Mount Dennis Legion – 1050 Weston Road

“NEW JERSEY NIGHTS” DINNER & SHOW

Saturday, April 9th

Cocktails at 6 p.m. Dinner served at 6:30
p.m. The Show will follow at 8 p.m.

Roast beef dinner with dessert & The
Story of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons

Performed by tribute artists – Starring
Paul Fracassi as Frankie Valli

Tickets are $40,  Cash Bar

Available at the clubroom bar.

Please purchase your tickets in advance
Before  April 2nd.

All 19+ years are welcome!

EASTER DINNER & DANCE

Good Friday, April 22nd

Fish & Chip Dinner 6 to 7:30 p.m.
(while supplies last)

Followed by a DANCE starting at 8 p.m. with
our DJ Jeannine

All 19+ years are welcome to attend.

Our 11th Annual
Spring Sale Crafts & Flea

Saturday April 30, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Our Sale features:  A Silent Auction & 40+ vendors

For Vendor information, Registration, tickets or  info please e-mail legionbr31@yahoo.com or call
416-767-0231


Invitation to our Annual General Meeting

Celebrating our 10th Year!

WESTON KING NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE

TUESDAY April 12th, 2011 at 7:00 P.M.

Central United Church (2017 WESTON ROAD)


Save the Date – Federal All Candidates Debate

Tentatively scheduled for Wednesday April 13, 7pm – 9pm

Doors open at the Mount Dennis Legion Hall at 6:30 pm

Follow MDCA on facebook or mountdennis.ca for further updates


FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION

for NEWCOMERS and LOW INCOME FAMILIES

Thursday April 7,  5 – 8pm

Monday April 11,  5 – 8pm

Saturday April 16, 10 am – 1pm

Tuesday April 26,  5 – 8pm

Toronto Public Library WESTON,  2 King St., Toronto, ON, M9N 1K9

Please register in the library in person or by calling 416.394.1016


Ongoing events

Community Kitchen meets every Friday from 6 -9 at Mount Dennis United Church – everyone is welcome.

Interested in participated in Foodshare’s Good Food
Box
program?  Community Kitchen is coordinating pick-ups every other
week.  Want to get in on the next delivery then email mountdenniscommunitykitchen@gmail.com to place
your order.

Mount Dennis Walking Club meets on Sunday mornings at 8:30 am at the corner of Eglinton and Weston Road.  Each week is a different route thru Mount
Dennis.

Free Yoga classes on Wednesdays and Fridays at Mount Dennis United
Church – 7pm

Mount Dennis Social club meets on Wednesdays from 5 – 8 pm at Mount Dennis United Church.  Share in food, cards and social time.  Open to all 19+

Play & Learn meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays
from 8:45 – 11:00 am at Dennis
Avenue Community School.  Play and Learn is a program where parents
and caregivers and their children (ages 0 -6) meet others and play
interactively in a learning environment.
The Program includes creative activities, drama, music, pre-reading,
math concepts, large and fine motor activities. Run by Macaulay Child
Development Centre Ontario Early Years Centre contact 416-653-3270 for more information.

Mount Dennis Legion

Progressive Euchre held on the 1st Saturday of the months of February thru May.   Join us on April 2nd for Progressive Euchre. Entry fee is $6. Registration from 7 to 7:15 p.m. Play (10 games) begins at 7:30 p.m. Cash prizes.

Fridays – Weekly BBQ from 6 till 7:30 p.m.

Cash Bar. All 19+ years are welcome!

Every Tuesday
Afternoon Seniors Club
from Noon till 3 p.m.

Join us for a light lunch ($2).

Enjoy meeting new friends, playing cards, snooker, pool, tabletop shuffleboard, dominoes or just good conversation.    All 55+ years are welcome.


Mark your
Calendar for these future events

May 7&8,  2pm Jane’s Walk in Mount Dennis

May 7, 6:30pm:  Humber Community Seniors’ Services
Fundraiser ‘Mobster Ball’ –   @Mount Dennis Legion Hall – more info contact
Raymond at 416 249 7946 / kane@humberseniours.org

May 15, 3pm ‘Jake’s
Gift’
a one hour play presented at the Royal Canadian
Legion, Mount Dennis Branch 31  1050
Weston Road • Tickets: $10 (free for all WWII veterans)  Call 416-767-0231 or via email legionbr31@yahoo

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