Past Events


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Past Events List

Trails 6th annual Yoga Event was led by Yukio Kuglio. More than 25 people participated in a 75 minute class in Robson Hall at Havergal College. The evening started with a tea and was followed by a wine reception.  Thank you to Martha and Derek Vesey who generously donated the wine and to Lisa McAlpine & Ron Schwass for the amazing cheese tray. Thanks to all for raising $ 3,054.

The Roots & Wings Gala was held on Thursday October 20th, 2016 at Airship 37 in the Distillery District of Toronto.  Guests showed up in full force to support Trails despite the inclement weather.  Our evening started with cocktails and guests enjoyed a variety of deliciousd foods at the various booths around the room, including the ever popular oyster bar by Coastline Catering.  A big thanks to Gordon Cressy who hosted our Live and Wish List Auctions.  To our amazing guests, Foundation and Corporate supporters, Thank You!, we couldn't do this without you.

The 7th annual Limberlost Challenge took place at the Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve with 350 plus runners ranging in age from 15 to 72 and over 60 volunteers helped out. This year’s chief sponsor was the Muskoka Roastery Coffee Company, and we raised $7,844. Save the date Saturday July 8th, 2017 for our next run.

Vance Cooper held Vancestock V at the Hard Rock Cafe on Thursday October 6th, 2016.  It was a fabulous evening of live music benefiting Trails Youth Initiatives. The night featured Meghan Patrick, Hot Rocks; a Rolling Stone tribute band and Logan, Jessica & Siblings. Thank you Vance for another incredible evening of incredible music. Save the date for next year-Thursday October 12, 2017.  The venue to be announced at a later date. 

Trails BATL of the Axes took place on Thursday March 10, 2016. More than 40 people were in attendance and raised $6,000.00.


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