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Jane’s Walk – Nordheimer Ravine

Posted on May 9, 2016 | No Comments

On Saturday May 7th, I went on a Jane’s Walk through the Nordheimer Ravine in Toronto-St. Paul’s.  Along with constituents and fellow Torontonians, I was thrilled to take part in one of the 200 Jane’s Walk tours which occurred in Toronto this past weekend (and Toronto is just one of 200 cities that participates in Jane’s Walk!).  As we walked, our guide, the remarkable Susan Aaron, led a discussion on indigenous versus invasive plants and trees in the area.  We learned about the history of the ravine, how it has urbanized over time, and what this process has meant for its ecosystems.  I’ve been the MP for Toronto-St. Paul’s for almost two decades, and I am still learning new things about the neighbourhood!

It was great to meet so many people on the walk, and to hear just how important preserving, experiencing, and celebrating our green spaces is to them!  Exploring these pockets of nature is a crucial part of this process, and that’s why Jane’s Walk is such a great event.  I hope to see you on a walk next year!

If you would like more information on Jane’s Walk in Toronto and around the world, visit the website here: http://janeswalk.org/

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Sharon, Lois & Bram Playground – Music Garden Opening

Posted on May 5, 2016 | No Comments

Come out and join our neighbours, friends, and Sharon & Bram for a community concert and celebration!

Saturday, May 14th, 2016
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
June Rowlands (Davisville) Park

Thanks to Councillor Josh Matlow for helping to organize this event!

Sharon Lois and Bram Playground

UPCOMING EVENT: Joint Community Town Hall Meeting on Rail Safety

Posted on April 15, 2016 | No Comments

Please join us for a joint community discussion on the important issue of rail safety, co-hosted by the Hon. Carolyn Bennett, MP (Toronto–St. Paul’s) and the Hon. Chrystia Freeland, MP (University-Rosedale).

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Walmer Road Baptist Church

188 Lowther Ave   (Walmer & Lowther)

We are proud to welcome the Hon. Marc Garneau, MP (Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Westmount), and Minister of Transport as our special guest speaker at this community town hall meeting.

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Join us to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Posted on March 13, 2016 | No Comments

St. Patrick’s Day Party Come out and celebrate the Irish (or honourary Irish!) in you at our annual Toronto-St. Paul’s, St. Patrick’s Day Party with the […]

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This Weekend: The Doctor Is In!

Posted on March 3, 2016 | No Comments

Neighborhood Checkups:  The Doctor Is In Come out this weekend and meet with your Member of Parliament to share your ideas and discuss the issues that […]

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A Genuine Partnership in First Nations Education

Posted on February 29, 2016 | No Comments

A Genuine Partnership in First Nations Education Speech to the National First Nation Directors of Education Forum February 23, 2016 Hon. Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous […]

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Upcoming Events!

Posted on February 17, 2016 | No Comments

Toronto-St. Paul’s Summit: Infrastructure When:     Sunday, February 21st, 2016 Where:     Holy Rosary Church – Parish Hall, 354 St. Clair Avenue West – 3:30 PM – 4:00 […]

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Have Your Say: 2016 Pre-Budget Consultations

Posted on January 27, 2016 | No Comments

The Hon. Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance, is currently conducting an intensive Canada-wide conversation to help shape our first budget, and we want to hear from you!

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on shootings in La Loche, Saskatchewan

Posted on January 25, 2016 | No Comments

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on shootings in La Loche, Saskatchewan Davos, Switzerland 22 January 2016 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the […]

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Giniigaaniimenaaning

Posted on December 23, 2015 | No Comments

“Giniigaaniimenaaning” by Christi Belcourt The stained glass window in Centre Block of Parliament commemorates the legacy of former Indian Residential School students and their families. The […]

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