Thursday, 17 May 2012

This Week in Cabbagetown - long weekend edition

The beautiful sights and sounds of Spring are officially upon us.
And since the first long weekend of the BBQ season is now here, the smells will definitely be picking up too.

Whether you're hitting up the Cottage or relaxing at home this weekend, The Epicure Shop has some great deli specials to keep you satisfied from morning to night.

Baba Ghanouj
Black Forest Ham
Dutch Goat Cheese
Hot Genoa Salami
are all on special this weekend, drop in and have a taste!

Or have a picnic in the park with
2 for $5 Shepherd's Pie.

CLOSED MONDAY (Victoria Day)


Labour of Love

Featured this week: CBC Radio - Canada Products

Show your appreciation for all things Canadian this summer! Pop into Labour Of Love and check out their new inventory.

Happy Victoria Day!

Check out their blog

Cabbagetown Residents Association invites you to their Annual General Meeting (AGM) scheduled for Tuesday, May 29th.

Where: This year's AGM will be hosted at Winchester Bar & Kitchen.
When: Tuesday, May 29th at 7:30pm.
What: They will be hosting a wine event in partnership with Lifford Wine Agency - should be great fun!
Cost: The wine tasting is free for members and $5 for non-members.

Any questions, email them at

Hope to see you there!

Kendall & Co. Welcomes His Royal Highness Prince Charles

HRH The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will grace Cabbagetown next Tuesday May 22nd.

In honour of their visit, we have chosen some items from our shop to remind them of home:

Framed Print of the Vintage London Tube Map
Union Jack Journal
English Teapot Wall Hooks

Set of Floral Thank You Cards as the HRH is an avid Gardener and Environmentalist.

So please excuse the photogs, security and road block on Tuesday afternoon. Just keep calm and carry on while you smile and wave.
If you're stuck in the city for the long-weekend, check out these Kendall & Co. approved activities:
1 ) Events in Cabbagetown and around our City

Cabbagetown Hidden Gardens and Private Spaces Tour. Organized by volunteers of the Cabbagetown Preservation Association, proceeds support local programs. PayPal voucher holders may redeem your tickets at their shop. Promo from now until June 9th, buy your tickets at KENDALL & Co and receive 15% off our regular priced, in-stock items!

Winchester Public School Fundraisers. Their French immersion, Green Thumbs Growing Kids programs and many others educate our kids from Cabbagetown, St.James Town, Corktown, Distillery, Regent Park, Bay St and St Lawrence. Saturday May 26 from 11am-3pm. Come bid for great items from KENDALL & Co and other donors .

Cabbagetown South Kids Art Contest. Calling for submissions from children in Grade 1 to 12. Submit your drawing, painting, poem or photograph expressing what you love about nature. Using found or recycled materials is encouraged. Win a prize from KENDALL & Co and have your art work featured in the 2013 Cabbagetown South Calendar.

Toronto International Circus Festival

The Obama Approved Inside Out LGBT Film Festival

CONTACT Photography Festival explores personal and social power of the medium of photography
Odysseo explores man and horse with choreographed aerobatics and equestrian performances

In cooperation with the Riverdale Farm Advisory Council, KENDALL & Co launches The Riverdale Farm Collection. An assortment of charming home accents and gifts, inspired by our local Farm. Some items are named after the beloved animals that give the farm its character. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this select merchandise will be donated to the Farm. Browse the current series
To learn more about the Riverdale Farm Advisory Council, the Riverdale Farm and get involved in the SAVE THE FARM campaign, visit

3) Fun with Flip Flops
In case you didn't get yours as the last lot quickly sold out, their Repurposed Flip-Flop Doormats are back by popular demand. Excess rubber sandals are cut into colorful bits and refashioned together into a 30" L x 20" W doormat. This eco-smart design is great for indoors and out, home or cottage. So bring out these sandals because summer is coming!

4) Rug Sale
15% OFF regular price on select rugs from our Handmade New Zealand Wool Collection. Limited quantities from 2x3ft to 8x11ft. Shop Now. Check out their sale online.

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