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In this issue we feature many great events from our candidates across the GTA. As we are 47 days away until Election Day, many municipal campaigns need your help in the final stretch and especially on the ground. From canvassing your local neighbourhood to phone banking and much more, every hour of your time is valuable to these campaigns.

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September 10th - Fundraiser for Stella Ambler, MP
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stella Ambler, MP for Mississauga South hosts an evening with the Honourable Peter Van Loan and the Honourable Dr. Kellie Leitch. 

Cost: $500.00
RSVP to Chris Climo at

Location: Albany Club; 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON

September 10th - Pitt Society Welcome Back BBQ
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us on the patio for the annual Welcome Back BBQ. 

Includes: pint of beer, 1/2 rack ribs, corn on the cob & salads 

Cost: $28.00

RSVP to or 416-364-5471

Location: Albany Club; 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON 


September 11th & 14th - John Tory for Mayor Canvassing Blitzes
6:15 PM - 8:15 PM or 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join Team Tory for a canvass for John Tory, candidate for Toronto's next Mayor. See below for dates and times of canvasses in various wards. 

Please register online here or RSVP to 

September 11th at 6:15 pm - Willowdale; 5580 Yonge Street; North York, ON

September 14th at 2 pm - Trinity-Spadina; 60 Wellesley Street East; Toronto, ON 

September 14th at 2 pm - York Centre; 25 Vinci Crescent; North York, ON

September 12th - Ontario Home Builders' Association Toronto Mayoral Candidates Debate 2014
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us on September 12th to meet the Mayoral Candidates for the City of Toronto as they discuss and debate their views and policies related to the building and development industry. Engage mayoral candidates on critical industry issues and city building policies.

Moderator: Royson James, City Columnist Toronto Star

Registration & Hot Breakfast: 8:00 am
Debate: 8:30 am - 10:30 am

OHBA Member: $55 + HST
Government: $75 + HST
Non-Member: $85 + HST

Location: Westin Prince Toronto, Prince Ballroom; 900 York Mills Road; Toronto, ON

September 12th - Dinner with Joe Oliver and Roxanne James
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Please join Roxanne James and Joe Oliver for a wonderful evening at Bluffers Park Marina Restaurant in Scarborough.

Enjoy dinner surrounded by beautiful vistas and amazing hues of Conservative blue of Lake Ontario. Cocktail hour at 6 pm, Dinner at 7 pm. Cash Bar. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

To purchase tickets, call Grace Finlay at 416-755-6371, Ava Johnson at 416-712-1846 or our EDA message system at 1-888-441-9600. Pay on-line via or via cheque payable to “Conservative Fund Canada – Scarborough Centre”.

Cost: $200.00 

Location: Bluffers Park Marina Restaurant; 7 Brimley Road South; Scarborough, ON 

September 12th - Darryl Wolk's Newmarket Regional Councillor Kick Off
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join Darryl for his campaign kick off for Newmarket Regional Councillor. Feel free to invite your family, friends and neighbours.

Please RSVP to Diane Humeniuk at

Location: Newmarket Royal Canadian Legion, Eaton Hall; 707 Srigley Street; Newmarket, ON 

September 13th - Vincent Crisanti's Official Office Opening & Campaign Kick Off
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join Vincent Crisanti, candidate for re-election as Toronto City Councillor for Ward 1 at his official office opening and campaign kick off.


Location: 964 Albion Road, Suite 103; Etobicoke, ON

September 14th - EverGreen and CivicAction #NextTo Mayoral Debate
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Evergreen CityWorks and CivicAction are co-hosting #NextTO – a mayoral debate that will focus on enhancing the quality of life and sustainability of Toronto through long-term, city-building decision-making. All members of the public are welcome.

Location: Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Avenue, Suite 300; North York, ON


September 14th  - M.P. Lizon's 4th Annual Community BBQ
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Please join us for an afternoon with friends, family and neighbours at MP Lizon’s Annual Community BBQ. Complimentary hamburgers, hot dogs & refreshments (vegetarian options available) will be served.

Please consider bringing a non-perishable food donation for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Location: Mississauga Valley Park (Areas A, B, C and D), 1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd.; Mississauga, ON


September 15th - The Big Mayoral Transit Debate of 2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us at The 2014 Big Transit Mayoral Debate and hear what the mayoral candidates have to say about transit issues that you care about. Connect with other transit users.  Make your voice heard.  Learn about ways to improve public transit. Co-hosted by Ryerson Student Union and TTCriders.

Registration by Donation 

Location: Ryerson University; 350 Victoria Street; Toronto, ON


September 15th - St. Andrew's Heart of the City Mayoral Debate
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Candidates in attendance: John Tory, Rob Ford & Olivia Chow

Moderator: Evan Solomon, Host of CBC News Network’s Power & Politics and CBC Radio One’s The House

Location: St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe Street; Toronto, ON


September 16th - Sabrina Zuniga for TDSB Trustee Trinity-Spadina Campaign Fall Kick Off
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join Sabrina Zuniga, candidate for TDSB Trustee for Trinity-Spadina at her Fall Kick-Off on September 16th at 6:30 pm. The guest speaker will be Dan Lang, Professor and Special Advisor to the President at the University of Toronto.


Location: Brassaii Restaurant, 461 King Street West; Toronto, ON


September 17th - Luncheon and Mayoral Candidates Debate
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Churchill Society for the Advancement of Parliamentary Democracy is pleased to present a luncheon and debate among Olivia Chow, Rob Ford, and John Tory moderated by Sean Conway.

Please join us for this opportunity to hear directly from the candidates seeking to lead our city.

Cost: $89.00

Location: The National Club; 303 Bay Street; Toronto, ON 


September 17th - REALpac/NAIOP 2014 Toronto Mayoral Candidates Debate
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The Honourable David R. Peterson will moderate the debate for the commercial real estate industry.

Candidates include: John Tory, Rob Ford and Olivia Chow

Registration & Reception: 4:30 pm 
Candidates Debate: 6:00 pm 
Networking Reception: 7:30 pm

REALpac and/or NAIOP Members: $50.00
Non-Members: $75.00

Location: Toronto Board of Trade; 77 Adelaide Street West; Toronto, ON 


September 18th - Toronto Region of Trade Political Speaker Series: John Tory Luncheon
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Join John Tory, candidate for Mayor, as he discusses SmartTrack and his One Toronto plan to make Toronto more liveable, affordable and functional.

Registration & Networking: 11:30 am
Luncheon: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 

Members: $79.00
Non-Members: $99.00
Members Table of 8: $632.00
Non-Members Table of 8: $792.00

Location: Toronto Region Board of Trade Downtown Centre; 1 First Canadian Place, 3rd Floor; Toronto, ON

September 20th - Family Tri-Sport Event hosted by Anthony Fernando
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Join Anthony Fernando, candidate for Toronto City Councillor for Ward 9, at a family tri-sport event at Hook-Up Muay Thai Boxing.

Location: Hook-Up Muay Thai Boxing; 288 Bridgeland Avenue, Unit 2; North York, ON

September 20th - Town Hall Meeting with MPs Joe Daniel, John Carmichael & Chungsen Leung
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Come share your thoughts with the Members of Parliament for ridings Don Valley East, Don Valley West and Willowdale. Your MPs will be delighted to answer your questions and discuss your concerns.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Should you require any more information, please do not hesitate to contact us at 416-223-2858.

Location: CNIB National Head Office; 1929 Bayview Avenue, Room 126; North York, ON 


September 24th - Albany Club Honours Bill Saunderson
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Reflecting Bill Saunderson’s contributions – in Government, the Party, the community and the Club – our speakers include Premier Mike Harris, Hon. Roy McMurtry and Hon. Barbara McDougall.

Black Tie Dinner - Tables of 8 may be reserved
Reception: 6:00 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm

Members: $100.00 (plus taxes & service charges)
Non-Members: $120.00 (plus taxes & service charges)

RSVP: OR 416-364-5471 

Location: Albany Club; 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON


September 26th - Mayoral Debate 2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Empire Club of Canada is hosting a Mayoral Debate featuring Rob Ford, John Tory, and Olivia Chow on Friday, September 26th at 12 PM.

Individual ticket: $80.00
10 Person Table: $799.99 

Location: Arcadian Court; 401 Bay Street; Toronto, ON

September 29th - The Albany Club's Mayoral Candidates Series featuring Rob Ford
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Elected as Toronto’s Mayor in 2010, hear Rob Ford discuss his record and agenda for the next Council, is he is re-elected on October 27.

Reception: 12:00 pm
Lunch: 12:30 pm

Members: $52.00 (plus taxes & services charges) 
Non-Members: $65.00 (plus taxes & services charges) 

RSVP: OR 416-364-5471 

Location: Albany Club; 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON


September 30th - YBBA Mayoralty Debate
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The YBBA (Yonge Bloor Bay Business Association) is hosting a debate among the leading mayoralty candidates.  

Confirmed candidates are Olivia Chow, Rob Ford, and John Tory – all will attend.

Location: St. Andrew's United Church; 117 Bloor Street East; Toronto, ON


October 1st - The Albany Club Business Leader Series Featuring Rod Philips
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join the Albany Club of Toronto for the continuation of its Business Leader Series featuring Rod Philips.

Reception: 12:00 pm
Lunch: 12:30 pm

Members: $52.00 (plus taxes & service charges)
Guests: $65 (plus taxes & service charges)

RSVP to OR 416-364-5471

Location: Albany Club, 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON


October 2nd - The Albany Club Mayoral Candidate Series featuring John Tory
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM 

Join John Tory, candidate for Mayor, as he discusses his One Toronto plan to make Toronto more liveable, affordable and functional.

Reception: 12:00 pm
Lunch: 12:30 pm

Members: $52.00 (plus taxes & service charges)
Non-Members: $65.00 (plus taxes & service charges)

RSVP to OR 416-364-5471

Location: Albany Club, 91 King Street East; Toronto, ON


October 5th - Peter Kent's Passport Clinic
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM 

Need a 5 or 10 year passport? Need a passport renewal? Apply for your passport in one convenience stop! 

Location: The Promenade (Food Court); 1 Promenade Circle; Thornhill, ON


October 7th - Leaside Property Owners' Association Debate
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

The Leaside Property Owners’ Association will be hosting a mayoral debate on Tuesday, October 7th at 7:30 pm at the William Lea Room at the Leaside Arena.

Candidates in attendance will include: John Tory, Rob Ford and Olivia Chow.

Location: Leaside Arena, William Lea Room, 1073 Millwood Road.; Toronto, ON

Event details in the GTA Tory monthly newsletter are subject to change by the event organizers. Please email to inform us of any changes. Refer to for up-to-date event information. 

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