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Oral and Dental Health Workshop

2019-06-05T05:40:04+01:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: General|

The workshop is part of several programs organised by the Settlement counselor of The Neighbourhood Organization (TNO) including various recreational, social, and educational activities in the neighbourhood. TNO works closely with The Corner in collaboration with different community partners like Toronto Public Health, St. James Town Safety Committee and Ambassadors, and other service providers [...]

SJT Connects – The Neighbourhood App

2019-06-05T05:36:23+01:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: General|

Want to learn more about the St. James Town neighbourhood?  ‘SJT Connects’ is an interactive community app that helps you explore the neighbourhood and connect with community members and service providers.  As part of their curriculum, 6 University of Toronto students selected the proposal submitted by The Corner to develop the app. SJT Connects helps [...]

Love Food Hate Waste

2019-06-05T17:45:39+01:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: General|

Flavours From Our Neighbours – The St. James Town Catering Collective partnered with The City for the ‘Love Food Hate Waste Campaign’ aimed at reducing food waste.  The city approached the collective to support them in cooking for the public. The food was to be made using rescued food. Celebrity Chef Bob Blumer was [...]

Flavours From Our Neighbours – The St. James Town Catering Collective

2019-06-05T05:18:04+01:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: General|

Flavours from our Neighbours is a vibrant lip-smacking catering collective initiated by a group of passionate St. James Town residents. The initiative is an attempt to acknowledge the rich diversity of the neighbourhood and to create an income generation opportunity for the residents. Being a group comprising of members from diverse backgrounds, the collective’s [...]

In Conversation with 280 Wellesley Resident’s Association

2019-05-07T21:27:18+01:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: General|

280 Wellesley Resident's Association is the first of it's kind in St. James Town. A collaborative effort by residents of one of the 19 high rises in St. James Town to ensure a safe and healthy living space for themselves. Jason and Danielle from the association answers some of our questions to help us [...]

Interactive Science Class for Kids

2019-05-07T13:56:42+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: General|

Interactive Science Class for Kids is an after school program for kids conducted at The Corner by St. James Town resident Nayan Dutta Biswas. The aim for the program is to develop cognitive, analytical, problem solving skills and inculcate scientific temper in kids. Covering different subjects like life sciences, physics, chemistry and social sciences, [...]

Insights from St. James Town Annual Spring Gathering 2019

2019-05-07T13:47:44+01:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: General|

Residents felt that the association should be able to represent St. James Town and every individual resident.  Another important role was also to create a positive image of St. James Town, in the media and also among the public. Similarly with the Local Catering Collective, residents brainstormed training that food vendors could benefit from, apart [...]