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Pumpkin Parade 2021

After a year off because of the pandemic, the Friends hosted the return of the Trinity Bellwoods Pumpkin Parade to huge success! What a wonderful evening with perfect weather. The community brought over 200 carved pumpkins of a wide variety of shapes, sizes, colours and abundance of creativity! Thank you to everyone for coming and…

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Tuesday Oct. 26th 3-7pm last day of market!

Come on up and stock up, support the vendors for the final day of the 2021 season. It was wonderfully successful, even with the COVID protocols that we know had it’s challenges. Lots of great root vegetables and other leafy things and artisan foods to take home. With the fresh produce, think of freezing or…

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2021 Pumpkin Parade display Mon. Nov. 1st 6-9pm

It’s back! Yay! Bring your pumpkin out for a display along the usual path. Pandemic protocols will be in place and volunteers will be there to assist. Details on this flyer. Rain or shine bring your pumpkin to show it off! ENTER at from Crawford Street at Lobb Street. Please EXIT at the other end…

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Update on greenhouse plans August 2021

As we work with the city to build back the greenhouse garden we put out a call in August to get your thoughts on our initial plans. Our goal is to revitalize the surrounding area in to a community garden that will allow more people to grow their own food and get involved! Thank you…

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What’s a park without plants?

As a result of the City of Toronto’s aggressive and absurdly expensive clearance tactics in Trinity Bellwoods Park, the ecological landscape that once was lush and green is now dry and bleak.  For people who don’t know, there is a greenhouse near the community center, which is run by a handful of local volunteers and…

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Summer is here and the park is packed!

June 2021 COVID’s outdoor summer and the lack of good-sized parks in the City means we continue to be a ‘destination park’…..in addition to being the home to 40 or so tents.   Cramped quarters means we all have to shape up….so here are some reminders when you plan your visits! Have a good knowledge…

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Trinity Bellwood Farmers Market flowers

May the 4th be with us!

May 4th is the first day of the market! It’s a soft opening – not all vendors will be there. After that every Tuesday rain or shine May 4th to October 26, 2021 Business is still not as  usual. It’s reload/repeat of the COVID model we ran last season. Top 10 Safety Rules for coming to market….

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Need for the distancing circles in park

Saturday April 10th, 2021  UPDATE – they are coming back!  We don’t have the install date, but you’ll see them when they are. Groups of 5 or less and stay at home order are in play according to legislation.  All things considered, should the circles make a comeback? Thoughts?