Events at Saulaine

Saulaine is a place for our community to come together.

Past Events

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Annual Saulaine Fundraiser with Chef Ingo

April 19, 2020

Chef Ingo & our 3 special camp chefs Eric, Peter and Artur!

St. John’s Latvian Church basement
200 Balmoral Ave. Toronto

More info: 416-921-3327

Saulaines Talka / Workbee

May 02, 2020

Annual Talka / Workbee starts at 9am to help clean up Saulaine after winter and prepare Saulaine for the summer season. If you do have tools such as rakes, saws, please bring them along. Saulaines elves will provide coffee, snacks and lunch.

Vīzija 2020

May 30, 2020 - May 30, 2020

A creative and informative week-end meet up for ALL artists of Latvian descent!

There will be presentations, creative projects for all to participate in and wonderful food.

Organizers: Elvīga Sebris, Mara Rāviņš, Maira Krastiņš un Elizabete Ludvika

Jāni - Summer Solstice

June 20, 2020

Join us at our traditional Latvian "Jāni" or summer solstice celebration. In the afternoon, weave oak and flower garlands. Enjoy fresh brewed beer and JANU cheese. In the evening, join the campfire and a traditional LIGO singalong with SKANDA singers and instrumentalists participating. At 9PM there will be a dancy party in the barn. Want to camp or stay over night on the longest day of the year? Sure you do. Contact Saulaine.


Saulaines Nometne / Children's Camp

July 12, 2020 - July 26, 2020

See Children's Camp for information on the camp.

Each Saturday, is an "ugunkskurs" or community bonfire with songs are more. All are welcome. Saturday July 18 at 7pm and Saturday July 25 at 6pm.


Rudensvētki - Fall Art Festival

September 19, 2020

Saulaine's Annual Fall Art Festival celebrates 20 years!

Fall Work Bee / Rundens Talka 2019

April 19, 2018

October 26, 2019

Spring Work Bee / Talka 2018

January 01, 1970

59 multi-generational volunteers gathered at Saulaine in April to help clean up after winter and prepare Saulaine for the summer season.


October Church Retreat 2019

October 19, 2019

Members of the St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Latvian congregation were invited to participate in “ the annual” church retreat at Saulaine.

Saulaine October Church Retreat

Saulaine October Church Retreat