Urbanist’s Guide to Toronto Events: Sept. 21-27



Bike Day For Women and Trans People

Where: Koffler House UofT (569 Spadina Crescent)
When: 2:30-9:00pm
What: A day of programming for women and trans folk, including cycling and mechanic workshops, food and a group ride
Cost: Free

Jane Dundas LibraryFunding Cities With Renewable Resources

Where: Jane and Dundas Library (620 Jane St)
When: 6:15pm
What: Join Green 13 Vice-Chair Paul Mero in discussing how district-based ground source geo-thermal heating and cooling can also generate funding for local transit.
Cost: Free


Risking Toronto and the Environment

Where: Metro Hall Rm. 310 (55 John St)
When: 7:00pm-9:00pm
What: A panel discussion on the Darlington Reactor, and the risks it posed to Toronto and Ontario’s energy industry.
Cost: Free

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Where: Koffler House UofT (569 Spadina Crescent)
When: 7:00pm-9:00pm
What: Panel Discussion with Alicia Garza, Yusra Ali and Kimalee Phillip
Cost: Free
Link: Event website

leafBenefits of the Urban Forest

Where: Swansea Town Hall (95 Lavinia)
When: 7:30pm
What: Lecture by Robyn Stewart from L.E.A.F
Cost: Free


Farm City

Where: Bathurst St. and Niagara St.
When: 3:00pm-8:00am, Every Friday and Monday until October
What: Outdoor urban market with fresh produce, local vendors and more
Cost: Free entry


Word on the Street Festival

When: September 27
What: Toronto’s book and magazine festival
Link: Event Website

Save The Date: Upcoming Events

Complete Streets Forum

When: October 1
What: A day of lecture and discussion on the role of streets in urban life
Link: Event website

YIMBY Festival

When: October 31
What: A festival to discuss grassroots community development
Link: Event website

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photo by Mary Crandall