Humber’s College’s new Welcome Centre is set to open in 2016 at the corner of Kipling Ave and Lakeshore Blvd W. The new Welcome Centre will host an Interpretive Centre that will feature artworks and heritage activities related to the site’s natural and built history, primarily, the former Lakeshore Psychiatric hospital and the surrounding ecology and waterfront. Friends of Sam Smith Park will sit on the Advisory Committee.
Wednesday February 25th 6:00pm to 8:00pm
& Sunday March 1st 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Humber College, Lakeshore Campus
3199 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Toronto, ON M8V 1K8
Building A/B. Room A170
Join Humber College staff for the first Open House about the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre. At this event, you will have the opportunity to: learn about the development of the Centre, contribute your feedback, and learn about community storytelling.
These Open Houses are completely free to attend. For questions and directions, please contact Curator Tara Mazurk at 416-675-6622 x.79378 or by email.
The Interpretive Centre now has its own website.
As of now, the website offers basic information about the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre. Coming in March 2015, you will be able to use the website to contribute personal stories about your relationship to the grounds.