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Mimico Community News July and August 2018

Mimico GO Shuttle Bus


Starting June 25th the TTC is offering a new bus route – the 176 Mimico GO service.

This one-way bus route will serve TTC bus stops between the Lake Shore Loop and Mimico GO Station every 30 minutes, and will meet with GO train trips during the peak periods.

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Metrolinx Open House on Mimico and Long Branch GO plus potential Park Lawn Station

Date: Thursday, July 5th
Time: 2:00 to 4:00PM and 6:00 to 8:00PM
Location:  Mimico Presbyterian Church, 119 Mimico Avenue

Metrolinx will be hosting an Open House on the upcoming improvements to Mimico and Long Branch GO Stations, along with the development plans for the potential Park Lawn GO.

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Mimico Summer Music Series in the Mimico Square

Date: Every Friday, July 6th – August 31st
Time: 7:00 to 8:30PM
Location: Amos Waites Park

Mimico by the Lake BIA Presents the Mimico Summer Music Series in the Mimico Square.  Bring your lawn chairs.

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Humber Bay Park East Architectural Project Public Meeting

Date: Thursday July 12th
Time: 3:30 to 5:30PM and 6:30 to 8:00PM
Location: Mimico Centennial Library at 47 Station Road

A public open house to review proposed architectural improvements to Humber Bay Park East.  Everyone is welcome to attend. City Staff and the project architect will be on hand to answer questions.

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Mimico Movie Night

Date: Friday July 20th
Time: 8:00 to 11:00PM with the movie starting at dusk (usually around 8:45/9:00)
Location:  Mimico Memorial Park, 74 Hillside Ave

Councillor Mark Grimes is hosting an outdoor movie night in Mimico for the whole family!  Bring your blankets and lawn chairs.


Rosalynde (or, As You Like It) by William Shakespeare

Date: Saturday, July 28th
Time: 7:30 to 9:30PM
Location: Amos Waites Park

Looking back 100 years to Canada in 1918, Rosalynde (or, As You Like It) explores the right to be who we are, to love whom we choose and to do what we please in a time when women were fighting for equality, the government was regulating recreational substances, and conflict was shaping our country. Not at all like today, eh?

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The Echoes Project

Date: August 9,10,11
Time: 7:30PM to 8:30PM
Location: Amos Waites Park

Over an 8-week period the Clay and Paper Theatre will nurture, inspire, guide and build a site-specific performance about place and displacement with the citizens of Mimico and environs. Our theme is inspired by local historic, ecological and social turning points, that will help shape the project’s creative journey and storytelling structure.

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