Summer at Tyndale

Summer at Tyndale

While you study . . . enjoy . . .

 

Life on Tyndale Campus

Weekly Chapel Services
Be refreshed spiritually as well as academically. Join the whole Tyndale community on Tuesdays at 11:30 am for our weekly chapel services. Rich music and a variety of speakers enhance this time of worship, inspiration and challenge.

Quiet Reflection/ Spiritual Direction
Take time to discern God's voice and presence in your life. Make use of the prayer room, chapel or other private spaces. Sessions with a qualified spiritual director are also available for private, guided reflection, conversation and prayer.

The Community
Your fellow students and professors come from a wide range of Christian traditions, cultures and backgrounds. This is a great place to share ideas, make new friends and discover the amazing ways of God expressed in the lives of others.

Lunch-time Concerts
Occasional lunch time concerts will uplift your day and provide good opportunity for social interaction and relaxation.
 

Attractions around Tyndale 

The Outdoors
Enjoy the warm summer temperatures in our shaded courtyard or visit the nearby park. Bring walking shoes and use your lunch to take a walk on a neighbouring trail through woods and along the East Don River.

Take the 42 to the 51 bus and see what’s in bloom at the Toronto Botanical Gardens which offers an array of 17 award-winning themed gardens.

Live Music and Entertainment
Head over to Yonge Street and enjoy a variety of concerts and festivals at Mel Lastman Square and enjoy live performances all throughout summer at the Toronto Centre for the Arts.

Toronto History
At Black Creek Pioneer Village become immersed in the lifestyles, customs and surroundings of early residents who built the foundation for modern Toronto and Ontario during the 1800’s.
 

The City of Toronto

Baseball anyone? Live theatre? Markets? Museums? Shopping? CN Tower? Toronto Islands? Enjoy the wide array of diverse activities that the downtown core has to offer. Outdoor enthusiasts and cultural fanatics alike will have their pick of entertaining activities.

Markets and Shopping
Our multicultural city includes a number of unique markets and shopping. Enjoy the atmosphere of restored Victorian era buildings of the Distillery District with over 80 shops and boutiques, award winning restaurants, and unique cafés. Just down the street, check out St. Lawrence Market, one of the world’s great markets, with over 120 vendors.

Sports
Sports enthusiasts might enjoy watching the Toronto FC in a game of soccer at the BMO field, rooting for the Blue Jays at a game of baseball, or visiting the Hockey Hall of Fame and exploring the largest collection of hockey memorabilia in the world.

Music and the Arts
If music and the arts is your passion, the Toronto Art Gallery features more than 80,000 works spanning from 100 A.D. to the present. A live performance by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra is also sure to make for a memorable experience.

Other local favorites include:
Aquarium
Science Centre
Toronto Heritage Castle
Kensington Market
The Toronto Beaches
Summer Festivals

Transportation
Want to see Toronto but don’t want to drive there? You can get downtown by bus and subway for $3. It’s an adventure, and no need to pay for parking either!

Tyndale is located close to both the Toronto, and York Region Transit System. Finch Station is 10 min away and is the main hub for transportation in the area. From Finch, you can take the subway downtown or a bus in whichever direction you need to go. To get to Finch Station from Tyndale walk south to Cummer Ave and catch the 42 West on Bayview and Cummer. For maps and schedules follow this link: Toronto Transit Commission.