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“Mouse City – it’s Dr Seuss meets Jane Jacobs meets Frank Gehry.” – Jane Farrow
At our popular model city-building program Mouse City, urban planners aged 2-8 build miniature cities for storybook mice out of compact cardboard boxes as a way of exploring real-life civic challenges such as gentrification.
How would the development of historic Toronto neighbourhoods like Cabbagetown over the past fifty years be mirrored in its twin, make-believe metropolis, Mouse City? Young Torontonians can explore this timely question at Mouse City Cabbagetown, an outdoor city-building workshop, presented as part of the Cabbagetown Festival on Sunday, September 10. (Carlton & Parliament) FREE.