Get your CNE Kid’s Passes now!

The Canadian National Exhibition opens on August 18, and Glenn has a limited number of free CNE Kid’s Passes to offer Ward 38 residents (a value of $16 per pass). A CNE Kid’s Pass entitles you to free grounds admission for one child 5–13 years of age (kids 4 and under get in for free).… Read More

Train as an android mobile app developer

The YWCA is recruiting women who would like to train to become Android Mobile Application Developers. Only 18 spots are available, so apply soon if this is the program for you! Their 15-week training program starts September 25 and will be followed by an eight-week work placement.… Read More
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Celebrate Canada’s 150th with a film night on August 11

Come to Thomson Memorial Park, 1005 Brimley Rd., on Friday, August 11 for “MomenTO: Canada on Screen in the Park.” This evening event will showcase a medley of Canadian short films and television highlights—all with a Toronto connection! This is a special screening of films that were part of TIFF’s Canada on Screen program, and the event is part of Toronto’s celebrations to mark Canada’s 150th birthday.… Read More

Celebrate our gorgeous gardens

Our community is home to many amazing gardens—here’s your chance to honour them! The City of Toronto Garden Contest recognizes and celebrates the residents and business owners who help beautify our city. Glenn invites you to nominate your own garden, a neighbour’s garden, or any garden in Scarborough, or other parts of Toronto, that you admire.… Read More

Celebrate Canada Day in Scarborough

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in Scarborough! On Saturday, July 1, festivities will be held at two Scarborough locations: Thomson Memorial Park and the Scarborough Civic Centre. Don’t miss the fabulous fireworks display at 10:55 p.m.—the grand finale of the night at the Civic Centre!… Read More
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Training for women in skilled trades

The YWCA Toronto Employment Centre runs pre-apprenticeship training programs that help women enter fields such as construction, transportation, general carpentry, horticulture and information technology. The YWCA is hosting information and recruitment sessions in Scarborough during June and July 2017 to inform women about training programs starting in July and September 2017.… Read More

Next YMCA Job Fair is June 22

Several employers will be interviewing and hiring on the spot at tomorrow’s YMCA Job Fair—Thursday, June 22, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the YMCA at 230 Town Centre Court. Employers aim to fill the following positions: Early Childhood Educators/Assistants Security Guards Personal Support Workers Customer Service Reps/Inside Sales Merchandisers Personal Support Workers General Labour Light Packaging Data Entry/Administration Participating employers include YWCA Child Care, Arrow Professionals, Garda World, Canstaff Employment, Coca-Cola, and Pals Staffing.… Read More

Make a big splash on June 22

Scarborough’s splash pads are great places for kids to have fun, keep fit and enjoy free family time all summer long. Check out our community’s newest splash pad, in Thomson Memorial Park, at the official opening on Thursday, June 22, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.… Read More