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Mimico Community News – October 2017

Mimico’s Family Halloween Dance

Date: Friday October 27th
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym

Join us for some spooky, dancing fun at our 5th Annual Family Halloween Dance! Wear your costume, bring your friends, and enjoy crafts, face painting, treats and more!

Tickets: $5 each or $20 for a family of up to 5. Kids 3 and under get in free.

To purchase tickets online:

Many thanks to our generous sponsors Rec Room, DJ Warren, Sandy and Rayissa, The Keitner Group.

Mimico Children’s Choir
– Accepting New Members in October

Date: Thursdays
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Location: Mimico Baptist Church

Learn about music, singing and harmony with experienced professional musicians in a fun, community minded setting.

After school pick-up and supervision is available before rehearsal! No audition – all are welcome. Grades 1-8 in two divisions. Visit for details and to register.

Not sure? Try the first class free! (RSVP)

Lakeshore Arts Annual Pie Auction

Date: Wednesday October 4th
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Location: 2422 Lakeshore Blvd West

Join Lakeshore Arts at their 10th Annual Pie Auction. Come bid on delicious pies and help support community arts programming.

For more information:

Mimico Murals Project – Ribbon Cutting

Date: Thursday October 12th
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Stanley Avenue Park, 55 Station Road (Opposite Mimico Library)

Join us for the ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the 8 fantastic new murals on Bell boxes all over Mimico! This will be followed by a small reception at Lakeshore Arts.

Mimico Triangle’s Charity Halloween Yard Sale

Date: Saturday October 28th
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: East of Royal York, North of Lake Shore, South of Train Tracks, West of Legion

Local residents are inviting everyone in the neighbourhood to hold a yard sale at their own residences to raise money for charity. All proceeds will be donated to the local “Reach for the Rainbow” non-profit organization.

There will also be a “pay-what-you-can” face painting and pumpkin carving for children.

For more information and to sign up for this great cause:

Mimico Pumpkin Parade

Date: Wednesday November 1st
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Mimico Square and Amos Waites Park

Bring your Jack-O-Lanterns to light up Mimico Square and Amos Waites Park on Wednesday November 1st beginning at 6pm. Please bring your own lighter and candles. Volunteers will load the pumpkins into bins for composting the following morning. Sponsored by the Mimico by the Lake BIA.

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