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Roxton Road Parks, Friends of

Together with our partners at Toronto City Hall, the Friends of Roxton Road Parks, steward three downtown parks: Fred Hamilton, George Ben, & Roxton Road Parkette. We are developing a community-based vision for the revitalization of our parks into vibrant hubs of local social, recreational, and creative activity. WaterHarvesting, laneway puncture prototype, Tree adoptions, Events incl. Night of the Living Fred, Fred's community kitchenette, historical research, raised garden adopted by Bellwoods House, food that is fun to touch and edible (visual impairment) are just a few activities.

Things we do:

  • adopt-a-tree program
  • bocce
  • cleanups
  • community garden
  • gardening
  • heritage conservation/education
  • movie nights
  • music
  • native/pollinator gardens
  • picnics/bbqs
  • table tennis (ping pong)
  • waterkeepers (river/stream)

We're looking for volunteers in these areas:

  • Regular volunteers
  • Occasional volunteers

Where you can find us

  • 155 Roxton Road, Toronto, ON, Canada

Get in touch!