Archive for 2011 July

“I look forward to paying your taxes”

Annika Tabovaradan addresses Toronto City Council members at 2am and makes a tearful plea to keep area libraries open. She already has to wait 30 minutes for computer time.

Report first, ask questions later

2011 Aug 13: Food from Small Spaces Fair: Urban Backyard, Balcony, and Rooftop Food-Growing

Saturday, 2011 August 13
2:00 to 5:00 pm
Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave., Lower Level

From the announcement:

This is an eco fair on everything related to growing food in small, difficult, vertical, or rooftop spaces.

  • Displays & info on growing foods in containers, raised beds, and on rooftops
  • Vendor tables with supplies & resources for containers and food growing advice
  • Guided tours of the new Carrot Green Roof garden at 3pm and 4pm

FREE admission. Light refreshments, live music, and raffle prizes. Give-aways while supplies last!

Organised by: Community Animators – South (contact: or 647-208-1810)

In Partnership with: Carrot Green Roof

Glen Murray: How much time? JustEarth townhall

Glen Murray, Minister of Research and Innovation for Toronto Centre was on the panel with Adriana at the recent townhall.

Adriana’s talk at recent townhall on “How Much Time?”

Adriana was a panelist at a recent townhall hosted by JustEarth.