Meet Mario Andretti in Sheppard East Village

On Wednesday June 17, Redline Automotive will be hosting a ‘meet & greet’ with racing all-time great Mario Andretti.  Everyone is invited to this event – between 10:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Mario Andretti has been a winning driver in Indy Car, NASCAR, Formula One and every other category in which he has raced.

Redline Automotive – a Bridgestone/Firestone facility – is located at 4736 Sheppard Avenue – just east of McCowan Road.  For more information call 416-292-5320.

Super Tuner 6 Car Show

Super Tuner 6 – a free custom car show – will take place at Brimell Toyota Scion, 5060 Sheppard Avenue East (one light west of Markham Road) this Sunday June 7. 

The show will run from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.  The rain date is Sunday June 14.

Everyone is welcome.   There will be a kid’s play area - and you are invited to bring non-perishable food items that will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of East Scarborough.

For further information, please call their infoline: 647-206-8782.

Sheppard East Village is pleased to welcome everyone to this event at Brimell Toyota Scion.

Pan Am Games

If you have been in Sheppard East Village BIA recently, you will notice 56 banners helping to promote the upcoming Pan Am and Para Pan Am Games in Toronto this summer.

Our BIA is working with the City, CIBC, General Motors and the many other organizers and sponsors who are helping the Province of Ontario to present a world-class international athletic event.

Sheppard East Village is the closest BIA to the outstanding new aquatic facilities at the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus on Morningside, just south of Highway 401.

These facilities that will be a media and fan focal point of the Games, as well as being a legacy contribution to sport in Toronto.  There are TWO Olympic size pools in the facility, as well as a large number of gymnasia and other sports facilities.

We encourage you to support the Pan Am Games – and to visit Sheppard East Village BIA too. 

Mother's Day at the Oriental Centre

Mother’s Day Celebrations

Everyone in invited to drop into the Oriental Centre - at the northeast corner of Sheppard Avenue East and Brimley Road - for some interesting events that will honour mothers on their special day.

Be sure to enjoy the multicultural entertainment, as well as the prizes and flowers that will be given away in the Oriental Centre - between 2:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – on Sunday May 10, 2015.

What a nice and neighbourly way to say: “Happy Mother’s Day”.

ACI 100th Anniversary!

Sheppard East Village BIA extends best wishes to the staff, students and alumni of Agincourt Collegiate Institute - and their families and friends – who will be participating in the school’s 100th anniversary celebrations, from April 30 to May 2.

The ACI anniversary activities are extensive and look very well-planned – something for everyone.

Congratulations on 100 years of ACI contributions to our community – the Board and members of Sheppard East Village BIA look forward to continuing to work with you, in your second century. 

For further information about the ACI 100th anniversary celebrations, please visit the ACI website: www.agincourtci.ca.

Enjoy Spring Break at the Oriental Centre

With Spring Break fast approaching this month - for both public and private schools – everyone is invited to come out and enjoy some festivities at the Oriental Centre.

 

Saturday March 14 - 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy a Magic Show

Enjoy Fun Science Experiments

 

Saturday March 21 - 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy a Magic Show - along with Acrobats and Juggling

Enjoy multicultural Variety and Dance Performances

 

Everyone is welcome – see you at the Oriental Centre!

 

The Oriental Centre is at Sheppard Ave. East & Brimley Road – in the heart of Sheppard East Village BIA.  Free parking and lots of transit make the Oriental Centre an easy place to visit and enjoy.

Don't Miss the Chinese New Year Celebrations

Pre-New Year Fun:

Sunday February 15

2:00 p.m. till 4:00 p.m.

 

New Year Program:

Saturday February 21

Lion Dance at 11:a.m.

an afternoon of entertainment

2:00 p.m. till 5:30 p.m.

 

EVERYONE WELCOME

at

THE ORIENTAL CENTRE

northeast corner of Brimley & Sheppard

in the heart of Sheppard East Village BIA

Enjoy Winterlicious in our Area

Borsalino Dining Lounge (4505 Sheppard Ave. East) will be offering prix fixe meals as part of this great annual Toronto restaurant promotion – between January 30 and February 12, 2015.

Three course Winterlicious lunches will be $18 and Winterlicious dinners will be $25 at Borsalino.  Reservations are recommended – by calling 416-293-4443. 

The Borsalino menu features quality Italian, Canadian and Greek foods, in an appealing Dining Lounge located between Brimley and McCowan – in the heart of Sheppard East Village. 

Winterlicious is a great way to sample the offerings of fine restaurants.  Borsalino is one of only two participating restaurants that are located east of the Parkway and north of Highway 401.

Help Hogan’s Help the Food Bank

Hogan Chevrolet and the Scarborough Sharks Girls Hockey Association have teamed up to fight hunger this Christmas and, together, they collected a giant box filled with food for the Daily Bread Food Bank.

They have decided to continue collecting non-perishable foods until the end of 2014 and invite everyone to help in their quest, by dropping off a food donation at Hogan Chevrolet Buick GMC - 5000 Sheppard Avenue East, between McCowan and Markham Roads.

 Photo

Jorge DeSousa, General Sales Manager of Hogan Chevrolet, Lisa Clark of Scarborough Sharks and Daniella Cillo of Hogan Chevrolet. 

SEV BIA Welcomes 4 Prospective Board Members

The Sheppard East Village is pleased that 4 BIA members have agreed to have their names added to the list that will be considered, at our Annual General Meeting on January 6, 2015, for election as the next Board of Management:

Ed Lukezic is the new owner of the Canadian Tire complex;

Howard Weisberg has had his law office in our area, for many years;

Perry Panagakos is a co-owner of Markham Station Restaurant;

Joseph Lobo manages Inprint Copy & Signs.

The other BIA members willing to continue serving as Board members are Dr. Percy Chan, Fil Delfuoco, Paul Jone and Clement Fung.