St. James Town Blog

Hello 2022!

By Shirley Roberts and Munira Yusuf - January 2022 -  The new year is always a time to pause, to reflect on the past year and to think about our hopes and expectations for the future. Because the last eighteen months have been so challenging for all of us, there may be a [...]

Creative Corner

   Flying tree - By Nick Gurevich -  I am a tree, growing high, Oh, how I’m longing for the sky. It seems so close, clear and blue Like the brightest dreams I ever knew. I am a tree stuck in the ground With dust and dirt I see around. My roots [...]

Volunteers’ Spotlight

The accidental volunteer By Nina Badwal - January 2022 - . You can call Nina Kukoc the “accidental volunteer.” One day while taking a stroll in her neighbourhood, Kukoc encountered the St. James Town Community Corner’s Share and Reuse Hub, The Corner @240 (located at 240 Wellesley Street East).  After learning more about [...]

Staying well this winter

By Christina Tran, RD - January 2022 - This holiday season has brought on some frustrating changes and challenges.  However, if you have goals to eat well this holiday season and beyond, you can rest assured that nutrition advice has not changed significantly. From pre-pandemic days to now, there have always been some [...]