Environmental Sustainability at the Centre

The Ralph Thornton Community Centre is committed to taking action on environmental sustainability in daily operations. The amount of waste generated at the Centre is a significant problem.  Much of what goes out as garbage is, in fact, recyclable and organic waste.  While properly sorted recyclables can be processed for new products, and properly sorted […]

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Proposed Changes to Space Use Bookings

Providing affordable, accessible public space where the community can meet, gather, and participate is one of the cornerstones of the Ralph Thornton Community Centre and the Centre’s strategic plan. The Ralph Thornton Community Centre remains committed to this mission and to offering a safe and welcoming space where community groups and individuals can meet, organize, […]

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Change in Space Use Fees

The Ralph Thornton Community Centre Board of Management has approved amendments to the Space Booking Policy and Procedures to revise the fees across all user categories.  The fees charged for space rentals help support the Centre’s programming and other activities.  While the Non-Fee Paying Category continues to offer free access for local volunteer-run organizations and […]

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Renewal Plan – Questions & Answers

Renewal Plan – Questions & Answers   1.      Where are we in the Renewal Planning Process? We are almost at the end of our Renewal Planning process! In September 2013, the RTC Board initiated a process to identify new strategic directions for the Centre to honour its commitment to the community; update knowledge of the […]

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