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Diary of Events and Happenings in Toronto, Ontario.


East York Farmers Market

East York Farmers Market Dates: September 6, 2016 Event Time(s): 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM Phone: 416-429-9684 Website: https://www.facebook.com/EastYorkFarmersMarket Email: [email protected] Farmers Market established in 2000, selling only fruit, vegetables and products from Ontario. . Event Details. Location: 850 Coxwell Ave, Toronto

Best Of Second City

Best Of Second City Dates: September 5, 2016 Event Time(s): Show times may vary. Please contact the box office at 416-343-0011 for more info. Phone: 416-343-0011 Website: http://www.secondcity.com Email: [email protected] Costs: $20 - $29 Featuring the next generation of talent, The Best of The Second City features an ever-changing selection of our favourite and funniest sketches from the past fifty years, as well as the improvisation for which Second City is famous. . Event Details. Location: 51 Mercer Street, Toronto

Pour Boy Monday Night Trivia

Pour Boy Monday Night Trivia Presented by : Pour Boy Dates: September 5, 2016 Event Time(s): 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM Phone: 647-343-7969 Website: http://www.pourboy.ca Email: [email protected] Costs: $10 - $19 Cost Information: $15/team of 6 or less Group trivia with a variety of questions. music, science, geography in all areas of trivial matters. 10% of all sales and group fees go to Horizon Children Centre. . Event Details. Location: 666 Manning Avenue, Toronto

TIFF Books on Film: Cheryl Stayed on Wild

TIFF Books on Film: Cheryl Stayed on Wild Presented by : TIFF Dates: September 5, 2016 Event Time(s): 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Phone: 416-599-8433 Website: http://tiff.net/winter2016-series/books-on-film-1/cheryl-strayed-on-wild Costs: $30 - $39 Cost Information: Please visit the website for more information regarding ticket prices. Cheryl Strayed reflects on Jean-Marc Vallée's acclaimed adaptation of her best-selling 2012 memoir. A self-destructive woman (Reese Witherspoon) attempts to leave behind her years of drug abuse with a solo, 1,000-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail, in this adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's best-selling memoir from director Jean-Marc Vallée (Dallas Buyers Club). . Event Details. Location: 350 King Street W, Toronto

DXCommunity: Kids' Days at Union Station

DXCommunity: Kids' Days at Union Station Presented by : Design Exchange Dates: September 4, 2016 Event Time(s): 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Phone: 416-464-7745 Website: http://www.dx.org Email: [email protected] From building mini models to sketching colourful artwork and imagining new ways of getting from point A to point B, kids will create their own DIY designs inspired by 'journeys', the iconic Union Station building and other Toronto city spaces. DX Kids' Days encourage youth and people of all ages to take part in hands-on design learning while connecting with others in Toronto's design and creative community. Young audiences are encouraged to become creative problem-solvers and design thinkers at every age. Design Exchange is committed to delivering accessible design experiences and education and aims to provide the tools necessary to connect design learning to the ordinary and extraordinary. DX will provide all the materials. . Event Details. Location: 65 Front Street W, Toronto

The Voice of Toronto's Waterfront

The Voice of Toronto's Waterfront Presented by : Waterfront BIA Dates: September 4, 2016 Event Time(s): 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Phone: 416-596-9821 Website: http://www.waterfrontbia.com The triple award-winning Singing Ambassadors presented by The Waterfront BIA return for their fifth year on Toronto's Waterfront. Eight lively ambassadors will be performing impromptu a cappella renditions of classic summer hits and offering assistance, directions and recommendations to visitors. The 2016 Singing Ambassadors are Asha James, Dan Lord, Erin Horan, Ewura-Abena Bourne, Hugh Ritchie, Jackson Smylie, Reuven Grajner and Stephanie Hotchkiss. They are split into two quartets that will perform ten a cappella summertime favourites in key locations and busy daytime spots along the Waterfront. Each song has been arranged as full and 1.5 minute songs by internationally-published com¬poser, arranger and per¬former Aaron Jensen. . Event Details. Location: 207 Queens Quay W, Toronto

Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art

Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art Dates: September 4, 2016 Event Time(s): 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm Closed on Mondays Open on Wednesday from 10 am to 8 pm (FREE from 4 pm to 8 pm) Website: https://www.agakhanmuseum.org/exhibitions/marvellous-creatures-animals-islamic-art Costs: $10 - $19 Cost Information: Tickets are $15 for students and seniors, and $20 for adults. For more information and to purchase tickets online visit agakhanmuseum.org/tickets Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art is a richly imaginative exhibition that presents creatures of air, water, fire, and earth in a breathtaking variety of artworks from the 7th to 21st centuries. Featuring manuscripts, textiles, ceramics, jewellery, glass, and metalwork — in addition to sculptures and mixed media works by contemporary Lebanese artist Mohamad-Said Baalbaki — the exhibition proves the enduring fascination with these creatures across many cultures and shares the stories that first brought them to life. . Event Details. Location: 77 Wynford Drive, Toronto

Ballroom Latin Salsa Dance

Ballroom Latin Salsa Dance Sponsored by : Ballroom Latin Salsa Dance Dates: September 4, 2016 Event Time(s): 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM Phone: 416-878-4443 Website: http://www.danceart.ca Email: [email protected] Costs: $10 - $19 Cost Information: $10 per person. All ages Ballroom Latin and Salsa Dance practice with Ballroom Dance class included. Runs every Sunday 1:30pm-5pm Cost 10$ per person Music is salsa Latin and ballroom. Some lines dances are included Free parking. . Event Details. Location: 15 Gervais Dr, Toronto

Lakeview Market

Lakeview Market Presented by : Harbourfront Centre Dates: September 4, 2016 Event Time(s): Fridays: 6 pm - 11 pm, Saturday: 12 pm to 11 pm, Sundays: 12 pm to 6 pm. Phone: 416-973-4000 Website: http://www.harbourfrontcentre.com Email: [email protected] At the heart of Harbourfront's summer festivals you will find the Lakeview Market. Strategically located where the action is, the Lakeview Market is surrounded by the Stage in the Round, the World Café and venues that offer diverse programmes in music, dance, theatre, films and workshops throughout the summer weekends. The Lakeview Market is an integral part of the festival programme and our summer festival season is as much about music, dance and cultural arts as it is about shopping for unique wares. . Event Details. Location: 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto