Saturday, 31 July 2021

ARTivating Our Ravines - Join Us!

 


Join us for an environmentally-themed series of artistic activities for families and neighbours of all ages. Activities are participatory and designed to strengthen our connection with nature through whimsy, creativity and natural materials. All activities are FREE!

Date: Saturday August 14, 2021

Time: 2:00 – 4:00pm

Rain Date: August 15, 2021

Where: Warden Woods Park on the asphalt path at the corner of Warden Ave. and St. Clair Ave.

Activities: 

- Fairy Houses - Use found natural materials to create a fairy village in our forest from 2:00 – 4:00pm.

- Chalk Drawing - Community chalk/mural drawing on asphalt path that highlights native plant species, animals, nature and our connection with them. Led by local artist collective Scarbrite. From 2:00 – 4:00pm.

- Nature Sketching - Guided sketching tour led by community member and professional artist EchoRailton from 3:00 – 4:00pm.

 

Event will follow social distancing guidelines. PPE will be supplied to those who need it. 

Artivating Our Ravine is made possible by the Danforth Gardens Neighbourhood Association and InTO the Ravine Grant Program.  It involves holding two events in Warden Woods in the Taylor-Massey Creek Ravine with the goal of connecting the neighbourhoods to their local ravines.  The second event will be nature focused and held in October.  Stay tuned!

 


For additional event updates please visit  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DanforthGardens .