The Centennial Celebration

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For the next 18 months we’ll be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the St. Clair Streetcar and the Wychwood carhouse with a series of events focused on our heritage, arts and the community.

September 14-15, 2013 - History Alive on St. Clair

Ride historic streetcars, participate in historic tours, join a scavenger hunt and more. In partnership with the TTC and local Business Improvement Areas.
 

September 10-15, 2013 - Historic Exhibit (Barn 2)

A visual depiction of the impact of the St. Clair streetcar on our community over the past 100 years.
 

September 10-15, 2013 - Centennial inspired Programming throughout the Barns, in partnership with Barns tenants.
 

September 10-22, 2013 - Historic Advertising Exhibit (Community Gallery) in partnership with the TTC.
 

September 2013 - Community History Website and Mobile App launch.
 

September 2013 - Call for Artists

An invitation to local secondary and post-secondary students to participate in a juried art exhibit about “The Evolving St. Clair West Community”.
 

April 4, 2014 - Birthday Gala

A celebratory fundraiser benefitting the WBCA on the 100th anniversary of the public opening of the Wychwood carhouse.
 

April 4-13, 2014 - Art Exhibit

A juried show of secondary and post secondary students on the theme: “The Evolving St. Clair West Community”.
 

Spring 2014 - Community Birthday Celebration

A fun free community event that will incorporate art by local elementary school children.

 

To find out more, come out to one of our monthly Volunteer Information Sessions or e-mail volunteerwbca@gmail.com

2 Responses to "The Centennial Celebration"

  1. D. Mohan Posted on February 20, 2013 at 12:52 pm

    Look for news about the September celebrations. They will be AWESOME!!

  2. Mike Filey Posted on February 20, 2013 at 1:32 pm

    Please keep me informed of special events re: 100th of Civic streetcar line and opening of the first Wychwood car barn. I’d like to promote these events in my Sunday SUN “The Way We Were” column…MF

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