Monthly Archives: December 2016

New Orleans Jazz Procession for Mirvish Village and Honest Ed’s December 15th – cancelled – but brave the crazy weather for some Treats at Southern Accent!

So, about tonight’s “Jazz Funeral” including parade for Mirvish Village and Honest Ed’s

We are really disappointed we have to cancel the parade. We can’t risk the musicians’ fingers or their “chops” and we certainly wouldn’t want ANYONE to get hypothermia out there – as hearty, adventurous and awesomely spirited as we are

We do hope you can join us at Southern Accent for a complimentary cup of hot chocolate or apple cider on the front patio – with heaters!

Come regale Donna’s  [PARA] Turkey Float with flashing lights. 

And maybe, just maybe, we could have a little impromptu flash mob musical parade through Honest Ed’s? Wouldn’t THAT be naughty and nice….! Hmmmm……

You know, we may not have been able to have delivered a full on, pull out all the stops jazzy procession/parade, but the fact that almost 700 people over several Facebook sites were “Interested” is a pretty awesome show of (community) love for Mirvish Village and Honest Ed’s. “There’s no place like this place, anyplace!” and that’s for sure.

It’s supposed to be much warmer next week, so “You lucky people!” go while you still can to Markham St and to Honest Ed’s to enjoy and support the remaining businesses and restaurants while they last, you’d be nuts not to think of all the cashew save and the memories you’ll have.

Amos Shaw (another fab Seaton Villager) of The Next SuperGeek  thanks again for the FAB poster!!!

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Second Line Procession to bid Farewell and Thank You to Mirvish Village and Honest Ed’s

You and yours are cordially invited to this fantastic community event:

Toronto’s Most Colourful Village: “Opened by Mistake. Closed by City Hall”

In Loving Memory…

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Gussy up, come with friends, your family, bring an instrument to sound, make a float!

Let’s dance, sing and parade jubilantly around Honest Ed’s and through Mirvish Village, paying tribute to these unique and remarkable places and vendors that have had such impact on so many Torontonians and our neighbourhoods’ character and history. Mirvish

Village and Honest Ed’s are near and dear to so many of us and those who have benefited from them can now say a collective THANKS

Bring umbrellas, kerchiefs, boas, Mardi Gras beads and Be ready to Make Some Noise

Hey: Can you play a horn, blow a saxophone, sound a tuba? Please let us know so you can be a part of our New Orleans Style Jazz Band leading the parade!

If so, Please send us a message at seatonvillagetoronto@gmail.com

Thanks to Amos Shaw for the amazing poster – check The Next Super Geek out!

Thanks to  southern-accentfor the Hot Chocolate and Corn bread + Mardi Gras beads

Brought to you by Palmerston Area, Seaton Village and the Annex Residents’ Associations

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Seaton Village Neighbourhood Survey !

Seaton Village!
 
Given the significant conversations the community is having about area traffic and safety, the SVRA is planning a meeting in collaboration with Palmerston School Council mid January 2017
 
The SVRA is attempting to learn what matters most to Seaton Villagers about life in our awesome community so that together we can adjust SVRA efforts to align with the community’s interests and priorities AND so we can do it meaningfully!
 
Please take a few minutes to complete this survey IF you live in Seaton Village. It’s really important the community’s voice comes through in the survey results.
So please please and RESPECTFULLY, JUST THOSE RESIDING From Bloor St north to the tracks just north of Dupont and From Bathurst (west side) to (ease side of) Christie St Fill this out and pass it along to your friends and neighbours in Seaton Village
 
Questions? Comments? Want to receive SVRA communications – want to be a part of the SVRA!!!! We can certainly use you and your talents/energy!
 
Send us a message: seatonvillagetoronto@gmail.com

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