Archive for 2011 September

2011 Sep 26: Televised debate on Rogers

You can watch the debate live on Rogers TV or later, online.

The Local Campaign: Toronto-Danforth
Hosted by Dale Goldhawk
Monday, 2011 September 26, 9pm
Rogers TV cable 10 and 63, and online

2011 Sep 27: Meet Tim Whalley and hear Mike Schreiner

Tim Whalley will be attending the Raise Green Voices rally with Green Party of Ontario leader Mike Schreiner.

Come meet Tim and hear Mike.

Tuesday, 2011 September 27, 6:30pm
87 Harbord St
(beside Tim Grant’s campaign office)

From the announcement:

The televised Leader’s debate is Tuesday.     Read more »

2011 Sep 29: All-candidates debate

There will be a truly all-candidates debate on Thursday.  All registered candidates have been invited.

Thursday, 2011 September 29, 7pm – 9pm
United Church, corner of Pape and O’Connor

Update: David Langer uploaded the complete video:

Community Environment Day

Saturday, 2011 October 1, 10 am to 2 pm
Riverdale Park
(Broadview north of Gerrard)

It’s time to clean out your shelves for the annual Community Environment Day in Toronto/Danforth!

Drop off your used household items so they can be reused by local schools and other people who want and need them. The City will take them and make sure they’re given a new life. You can also drop off items for proper disposal such as computer and audio equipment, and household hazerdous waste.

For a complete list of things you can bring (and those you can’t), visit the City of Toronto Website.

2011 Oct 1: Culture Days at Riverdale Hub

Tim will be attending CultureDays.ca at RiverdaleHub.ca this Saturday.  Join him at this free celebration of arts and culture.

Saturday, 2011 October 1, 2pm – 8pm
1326 Gerrard St East
(at Greenwood)

Why is that little girl in a pantsuit?

Withrow Park farmers’ market photos

Pictures from our day at the farmers’ market.     Read more »

From the grandparents

The Toronto-based group For Our Grandchildren has produced this wonderful video:

For Our Grandchildren – Something Must Be Done from Stephen Best on Vimeo.

If the video stutters, click on the HD in the lower-right-hand corner.  Even in “low-def”, it’s quite high-definition.

2011 Sep 25: Project Neutral in Withrow Park

Sunday, 2011 September 25, 2pm – 6pm
Withrow Park
, in Riverdale

Project Neutral is a competition between two Toronto neighborhoods, Riverdale and the Junction, to transition to carbon neutrality.

They are hosting an event in Withrow Park this Sunday.  Adriana Mugnatto-Hamu and Tim Whalley will both attend.

Moving Planet: Green Energy Field Day

Saturday, 2011 September 24, noon-6pm
Queen’s Park, Toronto

Part of 350.org’s global day of action, Toronto hosts this event to celebrate the progress that Ontario has made on clean energy and to urge the government to go even further. The event will feature engaging speakers, including Adriana Mugnatto-Hamu at 3pm.

There will also be solar-powered live music, information booths and a Kid’s Zone with lots of fun activities. For more information visit the Moving Planet: Green Energy Field Day web site.

Update: Pictures and video from the event:

Adriana and Tim Whalley…

Also Penelope for Ontario, former Mayor David Miller, Sean-Patrick Stensil, Jose Etcheverry…      Read more »