Rockcliffe -Smythe Community

~ a growing and changing community

Community Gardening & Food Security

June 1st/2016

The local community garden project in Marie Baldwin Park (between Jane St & Scarlett Rd) is regrouping under a new coordinator.

Please  get in touch with or register via: Daya S 416- 787- 1676 ext.112

or Thuy T 416- 760- 2815 ext.242 .

City contact is Amy Cheng, Manager, Urban Health Programs, Community & Health Promotion amy.cheng@unisonhcs.

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Black Creek Community Farm (an on location Branch of The Toronto Seed Library

Location ~ 4929 Jane St
Contact Information ~ Alvis,
Hours of Operation ~ contact Alvis
Partner ~ Everdale & Black Creek Community Farm



Your Seediest News – Toronto Seed Library Newsletter

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….Ladybugs and Gentlebees, It’s Thyme to Start your Seeds!

Seedy Saturdays starting Feb 27! Seed you there!

Sat. Feb 27, 10-4pm TORONTO BOTANICAL GARDENS (777 Lawrence Ave E, North York)
Sat. March 5, 11am-3pm PARKDALE (250 Dunn Avenue)
Sat. March 19, 10-3pm SCADDING COURT COMMUNITY CENTRE (707 Dundas St. W.)
Sun. March 20, 10am-3pm EVERGREEN BRICKWORKS (550 Bayview Ave.)
Sat. April 2, 11am-4pm SCARBOROUGH (100 Brimley Rd)
Sat. April 9, 10am-3pm BLACK CREEK COMMUNITY FARM (4929 Jane St.)

VOLUNTEER WORK BEES – Seed Packing events and Seedy Saturday preparations at Greenest City, AccessPoint, York U and Foodshare

Parkdale Seedy Work Bee: Mon, February 29, 5:30pm – 8:30 pm at Greenest City, 201 Cowan Ave.

East End Seed Packing: Tues. March 1, 5-7:30 pm, @ AccessPoint, 3079 Danforth Ave.,.

Foodshare Seed Packing Work Bee: Friday, March 4, 10-4:30 pm at Foodshare, 90 Croatia St.

Basic Seed Saving Workshop w/ Soap Farm @ York U
Friday, March 11, 12-3 pm, 313 Student Center, York University

Knowledge Swap & Seed Swap
Saturday March 12 1-4 pm, @ AccessPoint, 3079 Danforth Ave.
April Events with the Toronto Public Library

Seedy Saturday at Downsview Public Library
Sat. April 9, 1:30-2:30 pm, Downsview Public Library, 2793 Keele St.

Annette St. Library Seed Saving Workshop for Adults and Kids
Sat. April 16, 2-3 pm, Annette St. Library, 145 Annette St.

Pape/Danforth Library Seed Saving Workshop
Sat. April 23, 2-3 pm, Pape/Danforth Library, 701 Pape Ave.

Balcony Gardening Workshop at Albert Campbell Library
Sat. April 30, 2-4 pm, Albert Campbell Library, 496 Birchmount Rd, Scarborough
The Seedy Zine Needs You! to contribute creative works, seedy stories and art for the Spring 2016 edition of The Seedy Zine . We also need volunteer zine makers! Contribute through:

Peas give $eed money – it grows a long way!!

You can support the Toronto Seed Library and our seedy endivers by giving to our non-profit organization, The Seed Library Commons. All funds grow towards the seed library program. Donate through Paypal, at one of our year-round events, or by cheque to “The Seed Library Commons” c/o Foodshare, 90 Croatia St. Toronto, ON M6H 1K9..


Check out this inspiring new initiative by our long time partners at the Toronto Tool Library – the “Sharing Depot” a “Library of Things” coming to Toronto –

Visit and support their crowd-funding campaign:–2#/!

Happy Seeding,
in SOILidarity from the TSL

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