Community Partner Award presented to VISTAS

The Alta Vista Community Association awarded the inaugural Community Partner Award to Vistas – Alta Vista’s volunteer-run community newspaper. Co-editors Christine Inrig and Marcia Gosse accepted the award on behalf of the Vistas team. The award was presented by AVCA President Clinton Cowan at the Association’s Annual General Meeting on October 19th.

AVCA Perennial Exchange

This coming Sunday, May 8th – Mother’s Day Time: 10:30am (exchange) / Plant sale at noon Location: Billings Estate National Historic Site 2100 Cabot Street (off Pleasant Park, just west of the transitway) As in past years, the AVCA Perennial Exchange is being held at the Billings Estate and the format remains the same. Here’s theContinue reading “AVCA Perennial Exchange”

Put some fun in your neighbourhood this winter!

The Alta Vista Community Association (AVCA) makes funding available to help support community activities during the winter months. 2015/16 is the third season for this program. Get creative and plan an event in your neighbourhood for the upcoming holiday season, hockey day, or Winterlude (just for example). Neighbourhood groups are invited to apply for upContinue reading “Put some fun in your neighbourhood this winter!”

Tree Planting in Alta Vista

Neighbourhood Tree Planting is happening in Orlando park. What: We will plant 200 trees and shrubs around the soccer fields When: Saturday, October 18, 2014; 9am to 12pm Rain or Shine Where: Orlando Park, meet at the dead end of Wesmar Drive (east end),   next to soccer fields Organized by your neighbours in collaboration withContinue reading “Tree Planting in Alta Vista”