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LTTA Tenants Meeting March 19

Please join us for our quarterly LTTA Tenants Meeting on March 19th at 7:30pm.  All tenants are welcome and encouraged to attend.

On the Agenda

  • TNO logoEsel Panlaqui from Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office (TNO) – to share details on available programs and services
  • Property Manager Amit Thakur – to answer your questions and address your concerns
  • MOST IMPORTANTLY we’d like to hear from you about things you would like the LTTA to undertake in conjunction with Management, to resolve issues and to provide constructive ideas to improve everyone’s living experience at Leaside Towers!

If you haven’t yet become a member of the LTTA, we hope you will join or renew for 2019!  Membership is only $10.00 per apartment per year.

Minutes from previous meetings can be found here.



Join the LTTA for 2019!

Become-a-MemberDo you want your voice heard and your issues represented to the Management at Leaside Towers?

The LTTA is your voice to management and your way to help things get done!

Your financial support gives us credibility when voicing your support or concerns. It also helps maintain our website, cover administrative expenses, and other minor costs.

Membership is only $10.00 per apartment per year.

To join or renew, please fill out the LTTA Membership Form 2018/2019 and drop it off with your payment of $10 to:

Suite #3801, Building 85 or Suite #1102, Building 95.

You can also join at any of our quarterly meetings – the next one is March 19th.

Thanks for your continued support.

LTTA Steering Committee

February 2020 Activities

Here are the activities that we have planned for the month.  Be sure to check the Events page for more details and updates.


  • Fit for Life (paid class), Mondays & Fridays, 10 am – NO CLASS FEBRUARY 17
  • Shibashi Tai Chi , Wednesdays, 10am

Other Activitiescrocodiles

  • Library Open 9am to 9pm daily *
  • Book ClubIn the Sea There are Crocodiles, February 17th at 7:30pm
  • Adult Movie Night – TBA February 25th at 7pm

For more info, please contact Pat Wright at 647-352-5304!

*Please note that there is tutoring and ESL in the evenings in the Library

Dental Enrolment Day for Seniors – February 7th

The Neighbourhood Organization together with Toronto Public Health is holding a Dental Enrolment Day for Seniors (65+) on February 7th. Come and register for free dental services.

dental-enrolmentThe Dental Services will be provided free by the Ontario government for qualified seniors  (net income must be not more that $19,300 for single senior & and not more than $ 32,300 net income for a couple).

You will need to bring your Social Insurance Number (SIN). Non-Thorncliffe residents can also register. Please note that the February 7 is for enrolment only.  After a few days, those who enrolled will receive a card in the mail which can be presented to the designated dental clinic.

TNO logoRegistration: February 7, 2020  between 10: 00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: 12 Thorncliffe Park Drive, Recreation Room

For more information, please contact Alberto Rodil @ (416) 421– 8997 ext. 39.

Thorncliffe Park Winter After Hours Clinic

2019 HATP After Hours Clinic-page-001Are you feeling sick? Need to see a doctor?

Visit the Thorncliffe Park Winter After Hours Clinic which is located at the East York Town Centre ( Lower Level B7).

Through March 7th 2020
Mon – Fri: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sat – Sun: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Call: (437) 998 – 6272

Please note that the Clinic is open to all residents of Thorncliffe, with or without OHIP.

Thorncliffe Park Winter Walk-In is a partnership with Health Access Thorncliffe Park, Toronto Healthcare Centre and Michael Garron Hospital.


Classic Film Night – January 15th

The French Connection

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Wednesday January 15th at 7:30 pm, in the Party Room

Shot during a cold and gray New York winter in 1971. This movie is all surface, movement, violence, and suspense.

Popeye Doyle is nihilistic, racist, and prone to violent street smarts. Relive the famous chase scene as Popeye Doyle threads his car through city streets, chasing an elevated train.







January 2020 Activities

Happy New Year!

Here are the activities that we have planned for the month.  Be sure to check the Events page for more details and updates.


  • Fit for Life (paid class), Mondays and Fridays, 10 am – New session starts January 20. For more info, please click here.

my brilliant friendOther Activities

  • Library Open 9am to 9pm daily *
  • Classic Film SeriesThe French Connection January 15th at 7:30pm
  • Book ClubMy Brilliant Friend or The Only Story January 20th at 7:30pm
  • Adult Movie Night – TBA January 21st at 7pm

For more info, please contact Pat Wright at 647-352-5304!

*Please note that there is tutoring and ESL in the evenings in the Library

New Book Club Schedule

The following books will be part of the Winter/Spring schedule for the LTTA Book Club.

my brilliant friendJanuary 20th – Either My Brilliant Friend (NO 1) by Elena Ferrantes or The Only Story by Julian Barnes

February 24th –  In the Sea There are Crocodiles by Fabio Geda

March 30th – Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi Vols 1+2

April 27th –  Bear Town by Frederick Backman

May 25th –  title TBD

June – Date and title TBD

Books are available at the Toronto Public Library or try our members. For more info, please contact Pat Mearns at 95thekids@gmail.com.

New members are always welcome to join in reading or just to listen to the discussion.

Low Impact Fitness Class – New Session Starts January 20

This 1 hour Low-Impact Fitness Class is geared to adults aged 50+.

The structure of the class includes exercises that target the key components of functional mobility: cardio respiratory fitness, muscular strength, flexibility and balance. The class is suggested for individuals who are comfortable with low impact cardio activity and muscle and core strengthening exercises. Regular participation can help improve your overall fitness, energy levels and sense of well being. Meet new people, get fit and have fun!


Date:   Monday & Fridays, January 20 – March 27,  2020, 10:00 – 11:00 am

Location:   Leaside Towers – Fitness Centre

Fees:   $90.00 (2 classes/week = 18 classes; cheques payable to PPL or Cash

Instructor:   Lucy Arkell  (Canfit & CCAA Certified)

Registration:   Register with desk attendant @ Fitness Club, Leaside Towers by January 13, 2020

Questions:   Contact instructor: Lucy Arkell @ 416-550-7422 or lucy.arkell1@gmail.com

New Session of Aquafit Starts January 23

aquafit-dumbbellsPPL presents Aquafit! All levels welcome.

This is a great class for adults of all ages, skill and fitness levels! Aquafit is easy on your joints and can be used to build up cardiovascular endurance, strengthen your core, and improve overall muscle tone. Jump in and make a splash with us in this low-impact exercise class!


Day and time: THURSDAY 10:15am – 11:15am
Length: 8 Weeks (January 23 – March 26)
Start Date: January 23 @ 10:15 am
Price: $55.00 per person


We need 10 people to register to start up a class. Simply register with the Recreation Coordinator at the Recreation Centre of Leaside Towers. Payments must be paid in full (cash or cheque payable to PPL) to guarantee your spot.


Please contact the Recreation Coordinator at the Recreation desk 416-421-2971 or Lucy Arkell, Fitness Instructor, lucy.arkell1@gmail.com or 416-550-7422

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