Events

Post-a-Letter: Holiday Edition!

Post-a-Letter: Holiday Edition!, Sunday, December 9, 12:00pm - 4:00pm, Toronto's First Post Office (260 Adelaide St. East), free admission - please drop in!

Join us on December 9th from 12-4pm for our Holiday edition of Post-a-letter Sunday! There will be paper crafts and festive treats, all in a quaint historic setting. Take advantage of our stationery and supplies to catch up on your holiday correspondence and mail your letters to Santa!

All gift shop purchases during the event will be 10% off, or 20% for Town of York Historical Society members with their membership card.

This event is FREE and everyone is welcome! Please pass along our invitation to your friends and family of all ages. The more, the merrier! Celebrate the holiday season by spending an evening making beautiful seasonal greetings! Create unique holiday cards that highlight holiday stamps from around the world. Each person will take home two sets of Stamp Art holiday cards and novelty envelopes.

Hosted by our lovely stationery-smitten gals:
Jessica Lewis (The Paper Trail Diary)
Forever doomed to boasting multiple paper cuts at any given time, Jessica Lewis shares her love of books, snail mail, zines and crafts on her blog The Paper Trail Diary. The blog also features a shop, such as the zines ‘The Chain Letter Short Story Project’ and ‘This is What It’s Like to be a Stationery Nerd.’ She loves writing to her pen pals all over the world, finding new things to make out of scrapbook paper, and reading as much as she can.

Andrea-Raymond Wong (Q&A Letterbox)
Andrea Raymond loves snail mail and stationery, so much, that she wrote a letter everyday in 2014 and 2015. Co-founder of the stationery subscription Q&A Letterbox, Andrea is always on the lookout for pretty paper. She also collaborates on Pretty Postal, organizing themed snail mail swaps.


Unless otherwise noted:
Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for all workshops and ticketed events. There are no refunds within forty-eight hours of events. Please note that not all events are suited for children.

Bonus: on the day of workshops at Toronto's First Post Office, participants will get 10% off all regularly-priced merchandise in our gift shop.