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Tree Lighting Ceremony

Monday, 08 September 2014 17:14

Cultural HotSpot in Wexford Heights

On September 13 & 14, the Cultural Hotspot features the Cultural Loop Animation Weekend. This weekend is a great opportunity to explore the Hotspot in Scarborough and to take part in the many events scheduled over the two days. There are readings, Bluffer's Park Photo Competition awards, tours, exhibitions and more!  Please see and share the attached flyer shown below.

Please join us on September 13 from 1 - 2 p.m. for the launch of the Cultural Loops Guide, a series of self-guided tours developed to encourage residents and visitors alike to explore the Hotspot. We'll also be unveiling Creekside - the Eastern Gateway Mural designed and painted by artists from Mural Routes. There will be official remarks, performances and food. The launch and unveiling take place in from of the Creekside mural in Highland Creek Village at 277 Old Kingston Rd.

Also, there are several key events and activities to come in the Cultural Hotspot, in October -including the We Are Lawrence Avenue exhibition, the Youth Arts Pitch Contest (in partnership with ArtReach) and the NEXT Showcase (in partnership with Manifesto Community Projects and UNITY Charity.)   Please continue to add your events to the calendar at www.culturalhotspot.ca!