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Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Doors Open Davenport


Saturday, May 4th
Walk, talk and eat your way through transitioning west end neighbourhood…

Join us for the inaugural DOORS OPEN DAVENPORT! 

This urbanist’s delight offers you an opportunity to walk, cycle, learn, chat and share stories in the ever-evolving Bloordale/Junction Triangle. Explore current and former factories, churches, lumberyards and much more! Come out for the afternoon then stay for our Community Dinner at Campbell Park (
1:00pm    Belarusian Orthodox Church, 524 St.Clarens Аvenue
1:45pm    Former General Electric Building & Water Tower, 224 Wallace Avenue      
2:30pm    Former Steam Plant (now Metropolis Factory), 50 Edwin Avenue
3:15pm    Lumber Yard… Boys & Girls Club… Division Gallery, 45 Ernest Avenue
4:15pm    Former Tower Automotive, 158 Sterling Avenue
    (former tallest building in the Commonwealth!)   

5:30pm    Campbell Park Community Dinner (Pay What You Can, Suggested $5)
     255 Campbell Avenue (north-south street west of Lansdowne, east of Dundas, north of Bloor and south of Dupont. 

This is a ‘hop on hop off’ free event. We will try to stick to schedule. All ages welcome.

Check us out on the official Jane's Walk website