Community Events

At Stella’s Place, we are all about community.  Check out upcoming events to get involved!

Get Reel Mental Health Film Fest

For Mental Health Week this year, May 3 to 7, we hosted our first ever film festival! The event was an excellent celebration of community. It created a great opportunity to come together through amazing works of art. Make sure to check back for similar community events!

Past Events

A group of people sit on a panel following a film screening at Stella's Place. In the foreground slightly blurred out is the audience and behind the panelists is the white, blank projector screen.

Sunflower Showcase Community Film Screening

In early 2020, community members Lauren and Sarah, hosted a film screening of their film, Purple Waves. This was followed by a panel with Stella’s Place staff.

Cassandra at our Open mic event, standing in front of a microphone, mid-speech. The background is a black curtain.

Stella’s Place Open Mic Event, 2019

Our community open mic events are a chance for folks to show off their  talents! We usually have a wide range of performances such as hip hop, drag, and spoken word.

Lereen speaks at the Building Together event, standing in front of a microphone. Behind Lereen is a large banner that reads "Building Together" and to the left, a bouquet of brightly coloured balloons.

Ground Breaking Campaign for 54 Wolseley

On September 10th, 2020, we broke ground on our future home of Stella’s Place! Community members spoke to celebrate this occasion.

“Stella’s Place means community. It’s not the place that makes it so wonderful, it’s the group of people in it that makes it such a safe haven.”

 

-Stella’s Place Community Member