Enjoy a Free Community Picnic on June 9

This picnic takes place from noon until 5:00 p.m. on Saturday June 9 -– in the park by the Burrows Hall Community Centre at Sheppard + Progress Avenues, just east of Markham Road.

There will be games and attractions for kids of all ages, as well as music and dances to entertain everyone enjoying this picnic.

Other attractions include delicious food, a silent auction and a variety of crafts, as well as fire, ambulance and community displays and information.

This is the 21st annual picnic  - organized by the Community Police Liaison Committee and the dedicated officers of nearby 42 Division Police.

Any surplus from this event will help fund local youth and community programs - including awards and scholarships for area students, after-school groups and the annual Toy Drive - supported by the Committee and officers.

42 Division serves the people and businesses in the east end - from Victoria Park Ave. to Port Union Road and from Highway 401 to Steeles Avenue.

TTC buses on Sheppard Avenue and Markham Road make it easy to come to the picnic by transit.  Parking near the picnic is free, for those driving.

For further information about this free community picnic, please call 416-808-4251.

After the picnic, everyone is invited to consider coming a few blocks west – to enjoy the restaurants, foods and shops of Sheppard East Village BIA.

Sheppard East Village BIA is pleased to support this popular annual community picnic.