Category: Volunteer

06
Jun

TimelapseTO CityPlace – June 10

TimelapseTO CityPlace

What does your ideal neighbourhood look like?

Join Maximum City, Canadian Urban Institute and area youth at our TimelapseTO workshop to imagine design and discuss the future of CityPlace using large maps, Lego and other fun materials!

Drop by Fort York Library anytime between 11:30 am – 4:30 pm on June 10th, 2017. For more information, please visit

26
Oct

2016 Grey Cup Festival MVP Volunteer Opportunities Available

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Click on this link to sign up today: http://www.greycupfestival.ca/volunteering/

 

The 104th Grey Cup Festival is coming to the neighbourhood!! Do you want to be part of the action in Toronto by volunteering for one of the biggest events in the country? Don’t miss out on an incredible opportunity – sign up to be a 2016 Grey Cup Festival MVP Volunteer today! Check out the video with our very own Toronto Argos’ players and CFL lifetime legend Michael “Pinball” Clemons giving you – a shout out!

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12
Sep

Volunteer Opportunities With CityPlace Residents’ Association

We plan, organize or collaborate in the process of with various community partners to curate interesting events and activities in CityPlace! We encourage members of the CityPlace neighbourhood to join the CPRA by volunteering.

We are also looking for your suggestions on events too!

The following are some events, activities and initiatives in no particular order!

Community Events:

  • Autumn Fest
  • Halloween Spooktacular – Trick or Treat Event for Children
  • Halloween Masquerade – Adult Costume party at the Privately Owned Publicly Accessible Space (POPS) near Iceboat Terrace
  • CityPlace’s Urban Professionals and Entrepreneurs Networking Social
  • CityPlace Cares
  • WinterFest
  • Farmer’s Market/CityPlace Urban Market

Representatives:

  • Building Representatives (Communicate information on neighbourhood issues affecting your building and share information on CPRA events with your property manager and residents)
  • Community Safety
  • Transportation – Traffic, Transit – TTC, Metrolinx, UPX, Cycling, Pedestrians, and Parking
  • Children and Youth Engagement
  • BIA Liaison
  • Liasion – Toronto Hydro
  • Police Community Liaison – 14 and 52 Divisions
  • Communications – Social Media and Community Relations
  • Social Committee
  • Privately Owned Public Spaces (POPS) – collaborate to animate the POPS for community recreation, and entertainment

Projects:

  • Environmental Sustainability: Parks, Gardens and Green Space
  • Weekend Walk-About Volunteers (Join CPRA President, Gary Pieters on Weekly Neighbourhood Walks)
  • CityPlace Public Art
  • Friends of Canoe Landing Park – Improvement of Canoe Landing Park
  • Canada 150
  • Nuit Blanche
  • Community Environment Days – Clean-Up for Earth Day
  • Kids Day – Events include activities at the Toronto Public Library – Fort York Branch, Roundhouse RailRoad Museum, Rogers Centre, ACC and the Ripley’s Aquarium
  • Pampered Pooches – Dog Event at Canoe landing Park
  • Art Crawl

If you are able to assist, volunteer or support any of the following events, please contact us by email at cityplacera@gmail.com

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