Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

August 29, 2012 16:02 ET

Celebrate the season this September with Family Friendly flicks as CUPE 416 City of Toronto inside workers team up with local councillors for a month of free outdoor movies

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 29, 2012) - The Toronto Civic Employees Union, Local 416 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 416), in cooperation with various Toronto City Councillors, will co-host a series of family-friendly free outdoor movie nights throughout the month of September.

To provide a community entertainment experience in areas cared for by Local 416 members the Councillors and CUPE 416 will present free showings of family-friendly movies. All residents need to bring is a lawn chair or a blanket. Local 416 will also provide unlimited free snow cones and popcorn to children of all ages!

A list of movie nights, locations, and Council co-sponsors is below:

Friday, September 2, 8:15 p.m.
Despicable Me
John Ross Robertson School, 130 Glengrove Avenue West
In Conjunction with Councillor Karen Stintz

Friday, September 7, 8:15 p.m.
Despicable Me
Oriole Park, 2975 Don Mills Road
In conjunction with Councillor Shelley Carroll

Saturday, September 8, 8:15 p.m.
Grease
Trace Manes Park, 110 Rumsey Road
In Conjunction with Councillor Adam Vaughan and Mike Layton

Friday, September 14, 8:15 p.m.
The Lorax
Location TBA,
In Conjunction with Councillor Mary Fragedakis

Friday, September 28
The Avengers
Gracedale Public School, 186 Gracedale Blvd., 8:15 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Dave Hewitt
    Vice-President, CUPE 416
    416-451-7528

    Kevin Wilson
    CUPE Communications
    416-821-6641