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27th May

*Ongoing program

Scarborough Arts Meet Ups are a series of spontaneous get-togethers for artists and the community. These free evening sessions are open to residents of all ages and will support creative activity in the community, building networks and encouraging collaboration.

A further aim of the Meet Ups is to cultivate and expand the Scarborough Arts community of artists, volunteers and creative individuals. The 2012 activities will capitalize on the skills and experiences of staff members, encouraging opportunities for staff to connect with community members from all backgrounds.

*All meetups are held at Scarborough Arts (1859 Kingston Road) and are FREE! Everyone is welcome. No experience necessary.


Creative Movement Workshop – May 31, 2012

Rainbow of Desires, Theatre Workshop – June 28, 2012



Sculpture-Making Workshop (Found Objects) – April 26, 2012

Photography Workshop – March 29, 2012

Musical Jam Session – February 9, 2012

Social Media Workshop … Read More »


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26th May

The Bridging Festival (2012)

August 24 & 25 , 2012

The Bridging Festival is a multidisciplinary arts and community festival designed to explore and celebrate the cultural diversity of Kingston-Galloway Orton Park (KGO) neighbourhood, and bring communities together in this culturally vibrant area of Scarborough. The festival will take place above the Lawrence Avenue East Bridge in the heart of KGO. Historically divided by a local bridge, the KGO neighbourhood faces ongoing challenges of unemployment, poverty, isolation from public transportation and a lack of services. Through a multitude of free creative interactive activities, events and performances,  local residents will celebrate their community while highlighting its complex cultural identity, ongoing social achievements and increasing resident solidarity. As The Bridging Festival continues to grow and evolve, the 2012 event will feature a new festival site on the adjacent property of the East Scarborough Storefront and additional activities above the bridge to ensure accessibility, visibility and grassroots community … Read More »

ART IN THE PARK 2012 Submission Form

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25th May

Our Annual Outdoor Art Show & Sale is happening on Saturday July 7, 2012!
Deadline for submissions: Friday, June 1, 2012

Click for more info & online submission form.

MEETUP: Creative Movement (Thurs. May 31)

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7th May

All dance and movement beginners, novices and movement phobic folk are welcomed to attend this fun, energetic “no judgement zone” designed to get you to reconnect with you. “If you can walk you can dance” and this is the philosophy of your laughter loving instructor Tamla Matthews who will have you impressing yourself with just how far you can stretch, how low you can go and how much creativity you really have pent up in your body. Bring water, a large towel or mat. Footwear is optional but please note that this is an outdoor class with music.

FREE at Scarborough Arts, 1859 Kingston Road.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Susan at or 416-698-7322

Kaleidoscope School Programs 2012

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15th March

Warden Ave PS: Ms McCalla grade 3, Kaleidoscope Crew & music artist Keith Pascal.

Kaleidoscope Summer Programs

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15th March

WELCOME to our new blog.

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28th February

Hello World!

Welcome to the new Scarborough Arts newsfeed aka blog aka recent news aka total record of what we’re up to! We have so many great things going on all the time and we want to share them with you. After lots of thought, we’ve decided that the best way to get our information out is by utilizing the tools we have all come to know and (secretly) love, the Internet! So here we are (as well as here and here) so between these three places, we’ve surely covered enough ground to let you know about really awesome events and projects. Kind of like this or this and especially this. So, without further ado, we’re very much looking forward to this new avenue of communication and we hope you enjoy it too. Your feedback is always welcome so please, leave us a … Read More »

Standard Membership Payment

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20th July

Standard Membership: $35


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