Archive for 2010 April

2010 May 8: Watch birds on the Spit

Spring Bird Festival
Saturday, 2010 May 8, 7 am – 4 pm
Tommy Thompson Park (Leslie Street Spit)

There’s a whole day of activities planned, some of which require registration.  From the Spring Bird Festival website:

Spring Bird Festival in Tommy Thompson Park

Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at the 10th Tommy Thompson Park Spring Bird Festival!     Read more »

Sequestration “profoundly unfeasible”

Climate Progress reports on the recent paper “Sequestering carbon dioxide in a closed underground volume (by Christine Ehlig-Economides and Michael J. Economides)” in the Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering.     Read more »

Plan for the planet?

“I’ve got an idea — let’s play hide and seek!” Mary Travers spoke, as I recall, on the 33-rpm vinyl record by Peter, Paul and Mary called “Peter, Paul and Mommy”, an anthology of some of my favourite children’s songs. Songs I love.

Well, I have an idea: let’s save humanity so that many more generations of children will sing children’s songs. Not an original idea but let’s stay with it.     Read more »

2010 May 2: Missa Gaia

A mass to celebrate the earth at Eastminster United Church“Send forth your spirit,
And renew the face of the Earth.”

Missa Gaia
Sunday, 2010 May 2, 7:30 pm
Eastminster United Church
310 Danforth (at Jackman)

“Missa Gaia” is a contemporary ecumenical and ecological mass in celebration of Mother Earth.  This dynamic choral work sets traditional mass and biblical texts to lyrical melodies with vibrant rhythms from African, Brazilian and American gospel traditions and interweaves the voices of wolf, whale and harp seals.     Read more »

Sore loser

I’m being a sore loser today.  I helped Andrew James this morning at the Danforth clean-up event.  We didn’t win.     Read more »

2010 Apr 24: Earth Day event: Clean up the Danforth this Saturday

The Danforth Business Improvement Association (BIA) has invited the Toronto mayoral candidates and Toronto-Danforth council candidates to participate in their annual Earth Day Neighbourhood Clean Up Challenge this upcoming Saturday, 2010 April 24 on the Danforth.     Read more »


爱德安娜 (Adriana) Mugnatto-Hamu 是我認識最誠實的人。
— 陳子松 三十區市議員候選人 (Ed Chin)

Adriana 爱德安娜 Mugnatto-Hamu

Adriana’s Chinese flyer text:     Read more »

2010 Apr 22: What is in the air you are breathing?

Earth Day Event
Thursday, 2010 April 22, 7 pm
Koffler House, Room 108
569 Spadina Ave, U of T


  • Dr. Pieter Jugovic, CommunityAIR
  • Angela Bischoff, Ontario Clean Air Alliance
  • Lin Grist, Clean Trains Coalition

Sponsored by OPIRG and Toronto Climate Campaign.  For more information, call 647-230-3257.

Toronto-Danforth candidate card, 2010

I’ve knocked on (nearly) every door in the riding and I’m starting all over again with a new postcard in May.

Here’s the new design for 2010:

Adriana Mugnatto-Hamu's door-to-door postcard for 2010

Adriana Mugnatto-Hamu's door-to-door postcard for 2010

Here’s the the text of the 2010 card:     Read more »