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Call for Board Members

Apply to join the Mimico Residents Association Board of Directors Deadline: Jan 15, 2018 Are you a Mimico resident who is passionate about our community, and looking for a way to give back to the community? The Mimico Residents Association (MRA) is seeking engaged, committed and enthusiastic volunteers to join the Board of Directors. The MRA is dedicated to improving…

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Mimico’s Family Halloween Dance on Friday October 27

Join us for some spooky, dancing fun at our 5th Annual Family Halloween Dance! Wear your costume, bring your friends, and enjoy crafts, face painting, treats and more!” Date: Friday October 27th Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym Tickets: $5.00 or $20 for family (up to 5) Advance Tickets available via Paypal below (no PayPal…

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September 2017 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Meeting at the home of Deborah Present: Chris, Leanne, Lesley, Leigh, Deborah, Andrew, Kent, Anne, Daniel, John Regrets: JoAnne Guest: Les As quorum was present, Chris moved to open the meeting at 7:41pm. Action items completed from June: JoAnne to create Party in the Park schedule for the evening…

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June 2017 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Meeting at the home of JoAnne Present: Chris, Leanne, Lesley, JoAnne, Leigh, Deborah, Andrew, Kent, Anne As quorum was present, Chris moved to open the meeting at 7:37pm. Party in the Park – MRA to sell juice boxes and candy. New location: George R. Gauld on Melrose Street. Tuesday…

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May 2017 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Tuesday May 2, 2017 Meeting at the home of Lesley   Present: Chris, Leanne, Lesley, JoAnne, Leigh, John, Andrew, Kent, Anne As quorum was present, Chris moved to open the meeting at 8:30pm. Lesley proposed approval of March 7 2017 minutes, seconded by John. Lesley proposed approval of the March 30 2017 minutes,…

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Mimico Community News – October 2017

Mimico’s Family Halloween Dance Date: Friday October 27th Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym Join us for some spooky, dancing fun at our 5th Annual Family Halloween Dance! Wear your costume, bring your friends, and enjoy crafts, face painting, treats and more! Tickets: $5 each or $20 for a family of up to 5. Kids…

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Mimico Community News – September 2017

September  2017 Mimico Community News & Events On the Brink – Free Evening Performance Date: Saturday September 15th and Sunday September 16th Time: 8:00-8:45 PM Location: Amos Waites Park, 2445 Lake Shore Blvd West On the Brink is a community-engaged artistic residency on the shore of Lake Ontario.  On the Brink fuses dance with sound and light at the water’s edge. Community…

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Mimico Community News- August 2017

August 2017 Community News & Events CALL FOR ARTISTS: Mimico Neighbourhood Murals 2017 Application Deadline: Monday August 7, 2017 Artists are invited to submit an application to paint a mural on one of eight Bell Canada outdoor utility boxes in the Mimico area during the third week of September, as part of the 2017 Bell Box Murals Project. Artists will…

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Call for Mural Artists to make their mark in Mimico – Applications due Monday, August 7

The Mimico Residents Association, Lakeshore Arts, and the Bell Boxes Murals Project, with generous support from Councillor Grimes, have teamed up to spearhead a mural painting project for Bell Canada boxes in the Mimico area. The project will see eight boxes professionally painted by local artists on various colourful themes. There is a $500 payment for the successful applicants in…

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Mimico Community News- July 2017

July 2017 Mimico Community News & Events Kambule Fest Date: Saturday, July 1 Time: 2:00 – 5:00 PM Where: Amos Waites Park From the Kikongo language of the Congo, meaning Street Procession, Kambule pays homage to our African Ancestors, our forefathers, who marked the end of slavery by taking banned cultural expressions out of hiding and onto the streets.  The Kambule…

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