Posts By: TGC

Lost Rivers Walks Announcement

We are back with a mix of walks, webinars and online “ZOOM” walks. All on the ground walks may be cancelled or converted to virtual format depending on the COVID situation. Updates and notifications of any COVID related changes will be made here and via Facebook and on Eventbrite for those registered.

Cancellation of Walks & Notice to Recent Participants

*All Walks and Outreach Events are cancelled until further notice. Lost Rivers has received a message that one of the participants in the Lost River Walk of Sunday, March 15, has developed minor fever-like symptoms. This includes a slightly above normal temperature, head ache and body aches. So far, this walker has no respiratory symptoms and… Read more »

Toronto Biennial of Art: NIGHT WALK WITH LOST RIVERS AND RIVERS RISING – Monday October 14th AT 8 PM

This Night Walk with the Lost Rivers and Rivers Rising initiatives traces hidden histories of the Garrison Creek, which enters Lake Ontario just east of Fort York, the military garrison for the region. Closed since the 1920s, the hidden creek has gained interest as new initiatives have formed to draw attention to the relationships between… Read more »

Blue Guerrilla – Hands on Training & Urban Exploration – September to October

Are you ready to take action on combating climate change, implementing real change, and learning about how you can personally be a part of a global movement to build a more sustainable society? Join us for events over September and October, generously supported by The Bentway, and working with Lost Rivers, and RAINscapeTO; including: September… Read more »

July 6 – 2PM to 4PM – A Walk Through Parkdale – with Rivers Rising

Parkdale is a lively multicultural neighbourhood west of Liberty Village with colourful street art, a mix of Victoria mansions and apartment buildings, restaurants, and vintage stores. It’s a community that tells a compelling story of how diversity and history have come to thrive in the face of so much urban change. Join Toronto Green Community’s… Read more »

Rivers Rising Walk – Teesdale – June 1

Toronto is a diverse City with so many people from varying backgrounds and journeys. Rivers Rising walks target the fascinating stories of specific areas of Toronto that you would never have thought of visiting on your own, to see how the people and the place have transformed each other. Join us on Saturday, June 1,… Read more »