DFC Honey Party!

Tuesday October 22 @ 6:00pm in the Community Room

Our bees have had quite the productive summer up on the roof! We have to start prepping the hive for winter and this means getting all that honey out, Honey! Members are invited to join in at the DFC Honey Party start extracting some of the goods! Spaces are limited to a maximum of 20 for the event. If you are interested in attending, please contact Ryan Hayward in the co-op office.

DFC Creative Writing Group

DFC AND Honey Novick are excited to announce details for the revamped Creative Writing Classes. Each month, members will be welcome to stop in and explore their thoughts and feelings on pointed themes and world events. The group will now be meeting monthly on Wednesdays from 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the Community Room. The first meet up will be on;

Date: Monday October 28 @ 630pm 
Topic: What’s the difference between gratitude
and appreciation?

Date: 20191009

DFC Thanksgiving Dinner

Sunday October 13th @ 3pm in the Community Room 

The co-op will handle meat and potatoes (pun intended) of the event. Guests are encouraged, but not required, to bring other side dishes or  deserts to share. The fun will kick off at 3:00 pm with appetizers and mingling.  Dinner will be served around 5:00pm.

Volunteers Needed

We will need all kinds of member help to pull this event off! If you are interested and able to assist, please contact Ryan Hayward in the main office.

Haunted Distillery Walk

Thursday October 17 @ 7:00pm 

With tales of gruesome accidents, the perilous world of whiskey-making and the explosive War of 1812, you’ll quickly see why this is area is known as one of Toronto’s most haunted spots. Join us as we stroll along the cobblestone streets of the historic Distillery District and area by lantern light.

Spaces are limited to a maximum of 20 members and is totally FREE!! If you would like to join, please contact Ryan Hayward in the co-op office.

Magnificent Member Awards!

We are developing a new platform to  recognize co-op    members who make  meaningful contributions to the community through helpful and supportive gestures to neighbours, helping out around the co-op, creating positive social  connections / initiatives or, in general, being an awesome presence here at DFC!

Is there someone who you think should be  recognized?

Have a story to share about how a neighbor came through for you?

If so, please contact Ryan or Ali in the main office.

Upcoming Events @ DFC

Honey Party!

Bonfire @ Trillium Park!

Thanksgiving Dinner!

Haunted Distillery Walk!

Night Café!

Halloween Party!

Halloween Pop-up!

For more information or to get involved with any of these events / programs, please contact

Ryan Hayward

416 920 7340 x204  / rhayward@dianefranklingco-op.com

Yoga & Writing Classes!

Iyengar Yoga Classes!

DFC and Kathryn Payne are happy to announce plans for another round of  Iyengar Yoga classes this fall. This round of classes is slated to start in October. We want to ensure that classes are scheduled on days and times that allow for maximum participation. If you are interested in claiming a spot for this round of classes, please let us know what works for you; Weekday evenings? Weekend mornings or afternoons? Let us know by contacting Ryan Hayward in the co-op office.

Creative Writing Classes

DFC AND Honey Novick are excited to announce details for the revamped Creative Writing Classes. Each month, members will be welcome to stop in and explore their thoughts and feelings on pointed themes and world events.  The group will now be meeting monthly on Wednesdays from 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the Community Room. The first meet up will be on;

Date: Wednesday October 9

Topic:  What’s the difference between gratitude
and appreciation? 


Good Food Box Order!

Payment and orders due on: September 4th@ 12pm
Delivery is scheduled for Saturday September 14
All members are welcome to join in on this and future orders! If you need more information, please contact

Ryan Hayward
416 920 7340 x204 / rhayward@dianefranklingco-op.com