Come to Sorauren Park on Family Day, Monday February 19, for a special Farmers Market, 3 – 7 p.m. The pizza oven will be fired up, there will be free hot cider, and delicious hot chocolate will be sold from an outdoor booth.
If the weather cooperates, the natural ice rink will be open for pleasure skating and shinny. Plus, all the winter Market vendors will be open in the Fieldhouse.
The Market will also be offering a family portrait service and board games. See you at the park!
Get your pumpkins here! The 10th annual Sorauren Pumpkin Sale runs Saturday Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the park.
Come for your pumpkin, face painting, and hot apple cider. Meet your neighbours.
Every dollar raised goes towards park improvements through the Friends of Sorauren Park. This year we are raising funds to cover outstanding costs for the new pizza oven.
Over the years, the pumpkin sale has raised $22,000 for park projects including new benches, trees, Fieldhouse appliances and capital enhancements including the Town Square.
The Pumpkin Sale is hosted by Chander Chaddah, Broker, Sutton Group Associates in support of the Friends of Sorauren Park.
See you on the Town Square on the 21st!
The Friends of Sorauren Park are calling for community volunteers to help finish the park’s new bake oven, with a community build scheduled for Saturday, July 22 and Sunday July 23.
There’s a special need for a mason or folks with masonry skills, as well as folks with carpentry and roofing skills. But anyone handy with tools and willing to help out is invited to put their stamp on the oven. We’ll have a contractor on hand to supervise.
The oven’s specialized core has been completed by a professional. Now we need to build the housing and roof to surround the core and give the oven its final look.
The final build is made possible thanks to a generous donation by Zinc Developments, developers of the 35 Wabash Avenue condo across the street from the park. Zinc’s donation purchases all the supplies to finish the oven. Thanks Zinc!
Use our volunteer form to sign up and receive details.
Thirsty? Check out the new water fountain and water bottle filling station by the Sorauren Fieldhouse. Thanks to the FitzGerald family and friends, who raised $20,000 in donations in honour of Owen FitzGerald. It’s a wonderful addition to the park and a memorial the whole community can enjoy for many years to come.
The concrete pad poured for the fountain was specially designed to also accommodate the new bake oven, to be constructed this summer… watch for notices.
Thanks also to Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation and Parks, Forestry and Recreation for making this legacy a reality.
Join the Friends of Sorauren Park and volunteers for the annual Gardening Day on Saturday, May 13 starting at 10 a.m. by the Sorauren Fieldhouse.
We’ll spruce up the gardens around the Fieldhouse, around the park, and make preparations for the new tool shed that will accompany the new pizza bake oven coming this summer.
No experience necessary. Bring gardening gloves and simple garden tools if you have them.
To volunteer for other Sorauren Park activities, use our handy volunteer form and we’ll be in touch.