Friends of 
Guild Park  
& Gardens
 
 
 
 

Upcoming events

    • 09 Jul 2017
    • Guild Park, 201 Guildwood Pkwy, Toronto
    Guild Park was site of the innovative Guild of All Arts, founded in 1932. The park’s 88 acres includes a Sculpture Garden featuring works by notable Canadian artists including Sorel Etrog, Emanuel Hahn, Francis Loring, E.B. Cox and Florence Wyle. This outdoor tour highlights those sculptures, as well as architectural remnants saved from dozens of Toronto’s heritage buildings demolished in the 1960s and 1970s. 


    Due to the popularity of this location a second Heritage Toronto Tour will be held on Aug 6 2017

    Walking Tours co-sponsored by the Friends of Guild Park and Gardens.

    • 28 Jul 2017
    • 30 Jul 2017
    • 201 Guildwood Parkway, Scarborough, ON
    The popular arts festival filled with unique crafts for sale, entertainment, community services. On-site food and licensed refreshments from the Olde Stone Cottage.


    • 06 Aug 2017
    • 1:30 PM
    • Guild Park, 201 Guildwood Pkwy, Toronto

    HERITAGE TORONTO FREE EVENT:

    Join us as we explore Guild Park and the new Monument Walk, created from more than a dozen sculptures and fragments of historic architectural features from Toronto buildings, including the popular Greek Theatre, specially commissioned artworks, and the natural beauty of the Scarborough Bluffs.

    Co-Presented with the Friends of Guild Park & Gardens

    Start/End Point: Entrance to Guild Park’s new Monument Walk (near 201 Guildwood Pkwy)

    Download a copy of the Walking Tour Guide


    • 17 Aug 2017
    • 8:00 PM
    • 201 Guildwood Parkway, Scarborough, ON

    Outdoor Movie Night at Guild Park (weather permitting). Organized by Toronto Civic Union Employees’ Union, Local 416 in partnership with the Friends of Guild Park.

    • 27 Aug 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Meeting location TBD

    Celebrate Summer at Guild Park and Gardens


    Sunday August 27, 2017

    Friends of Guild Park volunteers will highlight more than a dozen newly-installed sculptures and heritage features in the 88-acre park.

    The free afternoon tour takes about 90-minutes, or longer depending on interest of participants. The walk is designed to give first-time and returning visitors - families, history buffs, art lovers, travellers and local residents - an in-depth appreciation of the 88-acre site.

    Topics covered on the tour include insights about Guild Park's:
    • forest, geology and gardens
    • public art, created by some of Canada’s top sculptors, and
    • legacy as the Canadian artists’ community founded by philanthropists Rosa and Spencer Clark, who owned the site for almost 50 years.

    The volunteer-led tour is free, Memberships available from tour guides and donations welcome. Join, extend or renew your support of Guild Park and Gardens future activities and revitalization.  Visit our FaceBook page.


    • 16 Sep 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 201 Guildwood Parkway, Scarborough, ON
    Friends of Guild Park & Gardens is proud to be part of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup presented by Loblaws Companies Limited. We invite our members and supporters to help collect debris and garbage from the lakeshore area below Guild Park.

    Our registration page will be available a month before the clean up.

    The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is one of the largest direct action conservation programs in Canada. A joint conservation initiative of the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF, the Shoreline Cleanup is about removing shoreline litter to help create healthy waters for everyone, including the wildlife and communities that depend on them.


    • 21 Sep 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • TBD

    We would like to invite all members and supporters of the Guild Park to attend our 2017 Annual General Meeting Thursday Sept 21.

    Registration starts at 6:30 proceedings start at 7 

    Friends of Guild Park and Gardens Members will receive and AGM information package.

    We hope to see you there!

    The Board of the Friends of Guild Park & Gardens

    • 24 Sep 2017
    • Guild Park, 201 Guildwood Pkwy, Toronto
    Guild Park was site of the innovative Guild of All Arts, founded in 1932. The park’s 88 acres includes a Sculpture Garden featuring works by notable Canadian artists including Sorel Etrog, Emanuel Hahn, Francis Loring, E.B. Cox and Florence Wyle. This outdoor tour highlights those sculptures, as well as architectural remnants saved from dozens of Toronto’s heritage buildings demolished in the 1960s and 1970s. Volunteer led by members of the Friends of Guild Park and Gardens.

Past events

10 Jun 2017 Spring Shoreline Clean-Up at Guild Park
03 Jun 2017 Guildwood Day
28 May 2017 2017 Doors Open Walking Tours: 150 Years of History at Guild Park
07 May 2017 Jane's Walk comes to Guild Park
06 May 2017 Butt Blitz
22 Apr 2017 Guildwood Clean Up Day
01 Apr 2017 Scarborough Seedy Saturday and Green Fair
29 Nov 2016 Community Meeting - Arts Programming and Facilities at Guild Park
30 Oct 2016 Guild Park Walking Tour
22 Sep 2016 Friends of Guild Park and Gardens AGM 2016
17 Sep 2016 Fall Shoreline Clean-Up at Guild Park
28 Aug 2016 Celebrate Summer - Guild Park Public Walking Tour
09 Jul 2016 Heritage Toronto Tour
04 Jun 2016 Guildwood Day
29 May 2016 Doors Open Walking Tours
15 May 2016 Dutch-Canadian Friendship Garden~Tulip Bloom Celebration
14 May 2016 Spring Shoreline Clean-Up at Guild Park
07 May 2016 Jane's Walk comes to Guild Park
23 Apr 2016 Guildwood Clean Up Day
16 Apr 2016 Spring Party for Guild Park!
17 Oct 2015 Tulip Bulb Planting
28 Aug 2015 Outdoor Movie Night: Big Hero 6
25 Jul 2015 Guild Alive With Culture
16 Jul 2015 Guild Festival Theatre presents Romeo & Juliet
12 Jun 2015 Outdoor Movie Night: Cinderella
06 Dec 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Guild Park
26 Oct 2014 The 3nd Annual Family-Friendly Halloween Event at Guild Park.
22 Sep 2014 Friends of Guild Park and Gardens AGM
20 Sep 2014 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Fall 2014
27 Aug 2014 Guild Park Walking Tour
27 Aug 2014 Guild Park Walking Tour
22 Aug 2014 Family Outdoor Movie Night: "Frozen"
21 Aug 2014 Guild Park Walking Tour
20 Aug 2014 Guild Park Walking Tour
26 Jul 2014 Guild Alive with Culture Arts Festival
17 Jul 2014 Guild Festival Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Ernest"
07 Jun 2014 Guildwood Day
25 May 2014 Doors Open Toronto Guild Park Walking Tour
10 May 2014 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Spring 2014
21 Dec 2013 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Guild Park
27 Oct 2013 The 2nd Annual Family-Friendly Halloween Event at Guild Park.
21 Sep 2013 Guild Park Waterfront Clean-Up
29 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
28 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
22 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
21 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
15 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
14 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
08 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
07 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
01 Aug 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
31 Jul 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
25 Jul 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
24 Jul 2013 Guild Park Walking Tour
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