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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 Neighbourhood Murals 2017

The Mimico Residents Association formed a partnership that saw Local artists paint murals on eight Bell Canada outdoor utility boxes in Mimico in September 2017.  Here are all the new Mimico Murals in one pretty picture, plus a map for your own personal walking tour! Huge thank-you to the artists, as well as our partners in making this happen – Mark Grimes, Lakeshore…

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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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Mimico Community News – June 2017

June 2017 Mimico Community News & Events Public Consultation: 25 Audley and 23 Buckingham Planning Applications Date: Wednesday, June 7 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School The City is holding a Community Consultation meeting where you can learn more about planning applications that include building heights of 24, 26, and 28 storeys for the area near the Mimico GO Station….

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Mimico Community News- May 2017

May 2017 Mimico Community News & Events Eastbourne Crescent Street Sale and Bake Sale Date: Saturday, May 13 Time: 8AM Location: Eastbourne Crescent (Royal York and Lake Shore) Join the residents of Eastbourne Crescent (Royal York & Lake Shore) for their 31st annual street sale where there will be lots of books, dishware, toys, clothing, furniture, trinkets and more! There will…

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March 2017 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Tuesday March 7, 2017 Present: Chris, Leanne, Dana, Mary, Daniel, Leslie, Deb, JoAnne, Leigh, John, Kyra As quorum was present Chris moved to open the meeting at 7:38 p.m. Leslie proposed approval of December 2016 minutes, seconded by Mary. Daniel proposed approval of the January 2017 minutes, seconded by Mary. MRA AGM Mar…

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