canadiary Toronto

Diary of Events and Happenings in Toronto, Ontario.

The Chorus

Thursday 27 June 2024 - Drama/musical Length: 1h37 mins In 1948, Clément Mathieu, an unemployed music teacher, accepts a job as a supervisor in a re-education boarding school for minors; the repressive system applied by the director, Rachin, upsets Mathieu. By introducing music and choir to the troubled children, Mathieu manages to transform their daily lives. In French with English subtitles - 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada - Event Details

South Scarborough - Highland Creek West Basement Flooding Drop-In Event

Thursday 27 June 2024 - The City is hosting a public drop-in event to share details about the study recommendations for Basement Flooding Study Area 52. The study area is located in south Scarborough roughly bound by Highway 401 at the north, Warden Avenue/Kennedy Avenue on the west, Brimley Avenue/Bellamy Road on the east and Lake Ontario to the south. This area has experienced basement and recurring surface flooding during extreme rainfall events. A study is underway to determine the contributing factors to surface and basement flooding. - 1125 Midland Ave, Scarborough, ON M1K 4H2, Canada - Event Details

Performance by Lillian Allen

Thursday 27 June 2024 - Don't miss this unforgettable performance by Lillian Allen, a groundbreaking artist in spoken word, poetry, and dub. Allen will bring a dynamic blend of sound, rhythm, and energy to her poetry performance, responding to June Clark's exhibition, Witness. - 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8, Canada - Event Details

Joy In The Park - Celebrating Cultures

Thursday 27 June 2024 - Join us for a grand community potluck! We invite everyone to contribute to the communal feast and experience the diverse flavours of our community. Enjoy live music by Kuné, celebrating our cultural diversity with eleven musicians. Explore our market featuring local artisans. We'll also have face painter Linda Epp and henna artist Noshin Hussain to delight every member of the family. St Lawrence Market will be providing BBQ, the St Lawrence Daycare will offer crafts for the young ones, St Lawrence Community Recreation Centre will offer family games, Market Lane Public School students will have a surprise performance, and Canadian Stage will have tickets to their shows available for you to win. - 189 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON M5A 2P4, Canada - Event Details

Garland Park Invasive Species Removal

Thursday 27 June 2024 - Help maintain a newly planted area by the Humber River in Garland Park! Event site conditions vary. Contact us for more information including accessibility. If you would like to request accessibility support, contact us as soon as possible. - Garland Park, 65 John Garland Blvd, Toronto, ON M9V, Canada - Event Details

AltFF Summer Edition Screening

Wednesday 26 June 2024 - Join us for the screening of our 10 Best Film of the Festival Finalists. Final title list will be released on June 19 on our website and social media pages. We have received submissions from local Toronto filmmakers and also from around the world! Some films may not be suitable for children under 18. - 2237 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M6R 1X6, Canada - Event Details

A. Sheikh: The Test

Wednesday 26 June 2024 - In the multimedia installation The Test, A. Sheikh explores the mental health experiences of eight Queer Muslim individuals through audio interviews set in a majlis. In Arabic, majlis means “sitting room” and, in this context, refers to a particular kind of room characterized by U-shaped floor seating designed to facilitate discussion. Floor seating is common across the Muslim world as sitting on the floor is considered Sunnah, an action practiced by Prophet Muhammed (PBUH). Content Warning: Queerphobia, Islamophobia, discussions of suicide, mention of grooming, religious trauma. - 33 Gould St, Toronto, ON M5B 1W1, Canada - Event Details

Summer Edition Film Screening Couch Film Festival

Wednesday 26 June 2024 - Join us for a free screening of our Best Film of the Festival Finalists. Titles will be released on our website and social media pages on June 19. Watch some local Toronto films as well as other international submissions. Some films may not be suitable for children under 18. - 2237 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M6R 1X6, Canada - Event Details

Synthsia - A Queer Photography Exhibition and Nightlife Event

Tuesday 25 June 2024 - Celebrate Pride this year with ‘Synthæsia,’ a collaborative experience by IC Contemporary and READ THE ROOM, sponsored by Vitaly. “Synthæsia” is a showcase of Toronto queer photographers who wield their practices to immortalize the vibrant essence and energy of Toronto’s Queer nightlife. This exhibition delves into the profound role these spaces play as sanctuaries for the queer community, unleashing a cascade of sensory experiences that heighten sight, touch, taste, smell, and hearing. - 468 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2B2, Canada - Event Details