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Thurs­day, Novem­ber 24 Ben­e­fits

F Friends oF the tpl south chap­ter christ­mas used BooK sale Gift-type books, do­nated DVDs & sets, mag­a­zines and comic books. To Nov 26, Thu-Fri 9:30 am-7 pm, Sat 9 am-4 pm. Cash only, sup­ports li­brary pro­grams. Ref­er­ence Li­brary, 789 Yonge. friendssouthchap­ter@toron­top­ub­li­cli­brary.ca, 416-397-5948. a very merry unBirth­day Cock­tail party with bal­loons, cake, live mu­sic and more. 7 pm. $10 (ben­e­fits Cen­tre for Mind­ful­ness Stud­ies Com­mu­nity Pro­gram). Glad­stone Ho­tel, 1214 Queen W. eventbrite.ca/e/29138683587.


F christ­mas time at the lodGe En­joy nat­u­ral green­ery dec­o­ra­tions, hot mulled cider, hol­i­day treats and ac­tiv­i­ties. To Jan 8, Tue-Sun noon-4 pm. $5-$8. Col­borne Lodge, 11 Col­borne Lodge. 416-392-6916. en­trepreneur­ship 100: con­ver­sa­tions Chat with suc­cess­ful en­trepreneurs. 6-8 pm. Free. Room 2158. Med­i­cal Sci­ences Bldg, U of T, 1 King’s Col­lege Cir­cle. e100.ca. the hu­man con­di­tion Toronto Gur­d­ji­eff Group’s Search For Mean­ing Se­ries lec­ture. 7:30 pm. $15-$20. Women’s Art As­so­ci­a­tion, 23 Prince Arthur. toron­togur­d­ji­ef­f­group.ca. F nerd nite toronto hol­i­day nerd­tac­u­lar Talks, magic by Keith Brown, raf­fle, ugly sweater con­test and beer and choco­late tast­ings. 7 pm. $15. Tran­zac, 292 Brunswick. toronto.nerd­nite.com. on the side oF the road Screen­ing the 2014 doc on the 1948 Nakba, fol­lowed by Q&A with di­rec­tor Lia Tarachan­sky. 7-9:30 pm. $5. Beit Za­toun, 612 Markham. beitza­toun.org. po­etry throuGh mu­sic Blues singer Diana Braith­waite, jazz trum­peter Chris Whitely and lec­ture by U of T’s Michael John­stone. 7-8 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. North York Cen­tral Li­brary, 5120 Yonge. 416-395-5639. F roar­inG twen­ties christ­mas Guided tours, nat­u­ral decor, fes­tive treats and mulled cider. To Jan 8, Tue-Fri noon-4 pm, Sat-Sun noon-5 pm. $5-$8. Spad­ina Mu­seum, 285 Spad­ina Rd. 416-392-6910. F scot­tish hol­i­day tra­di­tions Learn how the Gib­son fam­ily cel­e­brated in the 19th cen­tury, plus tours and treats by the hearth. To Dec 31, Wed-Sun 1-5 pm (Thu to 8 pm). $5-$8. Gib­son House, 5172 Yonge. 416-395-7432. se­cu­rity BrieF­inG Info ses­sion to learn how or­ga­ni­za­tions can pro­tect their data. 11 am-2 pm. Free. Ca­noe, 66 Welling­ton W, 54th floor. abovese­cu­rity.com/events. stop city Bud­Get cuts: dep­u­ta­tion train­inG worK­shop Pre­pare for pub­lic hear­ings on the bud­get be­ing held in Jan­uary. 6-8 pm. Free. OPSEU Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­tre, 31 Welles­ley E. RSVP. skwong@so­cialplan­ning­toronto.org. sto­ries oF ours: chal­lenG­inG dom­i­nant nar­ra­tives True, per­sonal sto­ries and po­etry shared by peo­ple of dif­fer­ent back­grounds, ages and iden­ti­ties. 7 pm. Free/pwyc. 3rd floor. Cen­tre for So­cial In­no­va­tion Re­gent Park, 585 Dun­das E. sto­rieso­fours.org. strutt with your mutt Dogs walk the run­way with own­ers, ca­nine de­signs by Hum­ber Col­lege Fash­ion Arts pro­gram. 6-9 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. PawsWay, 245 Queens Quay W. pawsway.ca, swym@freeforall­mar­ket­ing.ca. one oF a Kind show & sale Juried mar­ket­place with items made by over 800 Cana­dian ar­ti­sans and de­sign­ers plus DIY work­shops, con­tests and more. Thu-Sat 10 am-9 pm, Sun 10 am-6 pm. $13-$15, stu/srs $7.50, kids 12 & un­der free. En­er­care Cen­tre, 100

Snap up an An­nie La­je­unesse pad­dle, a Dana La­fer­riere cake plate or

a Greg Voisin mug at One Of A Kind. tcm inFo niGht Learn about the school. 6:309 pm. Free. On­tario Col­lege of Tra­di­tional Chi­nese Medicine, 283 Spad­ina. studytcm.ca. we are what we eat – the linK Be­tween diet and pain Talk by Heather Tick on man­ag­ing pain through diet. 7 pm. Free. Room 212. The Big Car­rot, 348 Dan­forth. the­big­car­rot.ca. west neiGh­Bour­hood house Bazaar Hand­made crafts & hol­i­day art cards, bake sale and more. 10 am-4:30 pm. Pro­ceeds sup­port WNH Se­niors’ pro­grams. West Neighour­hood House, 248 Oss­ing­ton. 416-532-4828 ext 114, westnh.org. who you are mat­ters! Pro­fes­sional and per­sonal dis­cov­ery work­shop. 6:15-9 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. Ca­reerCy­cles, 873 Broad­view, unit 201. ca­reercy­cles.com/game.

Fri­day, Novem­ber 25 Ben­e­fits

Bayscapes Bash and auc­tion Ge­or­gian Bay Land Trust night of art and en­ter­tain­ment in sup­port of wilder­ness con­ser­va­tion in­clud­ing a silent auc­tion of Ge­or­gian Bay themed art, items, live mu­sic and more. 7-11 pm. $80, adv $70, un­der 30 years $50. Artscape Wy­ch­wood Barns, 601 Christie. gblt.org/bayscapes. First liGht cel­e­Bra­tions Mu­sic by Eric StLau­rent Trio, key­note talk by for­mer jus­tice min­is­ter Ir­win Cotler, din­ner, a silent auc­tion and more. 6:30-10 pm. $125 (ben­e­fits Cana­dian Cen­tre for Vic­tims of Tor­ture). Old Mill Inn, 21 Old Mill Rd. 416-363-1066 ext 222, eventbrite.com/e/27950317151. F GiFts oF hope hol­i­day pop-up shop Ben­e­fit for Plan Canada with hands-on ex­pe­ri­ences in­clud­ing vir­tual re­al­ity, in­ter­ac­tive art and ac­tiv­i­ties for kids. Nov 25-29, 11 am-7 pm. Caffe Furbo, 12 Case Goods Lane. plan­canada.ca/gift­sofhope. GreGG cup char­ity con­cert Coun­try per­former Aaron Pritch­ett head­lines. 7:30 pm. $75-$200 (Peter Munk Car­diac Cen­tre, UHN). Steam Whis­tle Brew­ing, 255 Brem­ner. eventbrite.ca/e/ 27541885521. a hairy niGht oF mu­sic: a Fundraiser For movem­Ber DJ Mor­gan Yew, Press­gang Mutiny, Free­man Dre and the Kitchen Party per­form at this ben­e­fit con­cert. 7:30 pm. $25. Opera House, 735 Queen E. 416-466-0313, mvmbr.co/AHairyNight. F liGht up the Beach The board­walk will be il­lu­mi­nated by 80,000 lights, plus an ap­pear­ance by Santa, singing and more at this com­mu­nity cel­e­bra­tion. 6:30-7:30 pm. Free (do­na­tions sup­port Michael Gar­ron Hos­pi­tal Fdn). Foot of Leuty Ave. ligh­tupthe­beach.com.


anatomy oF vi­o­lence: how to stop rape Screen­ing of Deepa Me­hta’s film fol­lowed by a panel dis­cus­sion on vi­o­lence against women w/ Me­hta, Ratna Omid­var, Wendy Cukier, Peter Sloly, Sandy Simp­son, Su­ver­cha Pas­richa and mod­er­a­tor Su­san G Cole. 6:30 pm. $10$14. TIFF Bell Light­box, 350 King W. 416-5998433, tiff.net. di­a­Betes Health talk. 1-2:30 pm. Free. Pr­ereg­is­ter. 2nd floor. Toronto Western Hos­pi­tal, 399 Bathurst. 416-603-6475. Fin­Ger Knit­tinG worK­shop Knit us­ing only your fin­gers. For ages 11-18, sup­plies pro­vided. 4-5 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. S. Wal­ter Ste­wart Li­brary, 170 Me­mo­rial Park. 416-396-3975. the Gem expo Gems, min­er­als, beads and jewellery. Nov 25-27. $6/day, pass $12. Hy­att Re­gency Ho­tel, 370 King W. thege­m­expo.com. hu – a love sonG to God Group mantra singing, open to all. 11 am. Free. Toronto Eck­ankar Cen­tre, 19 Yorkville. 416-926-8946. in­ter­na­tional FolK dance Be­gin­ners classes, no part­ner nec­es­sary, in­struc­tion pro­vided. 8-11 pm. $8. Room 122. Univer­sity of Toronto Schools, 371 Bloor W. 416-978-0623. maKe your own Fas­ci­na­tor Work­shop to make a fas­ci­na­tor or cock­tail hat. 7-10 pm. $30. Pre-reg­is­ter. Spad­ina Mu­seum, 285 Spad­ina Rd. 416-392-6910. new to canada? speaK to a costi rep­re­sen­ta­tive An im­mi­grant ser­vices rep an­swers ques­tions about em­ploy­ment, ed­u­ca­tion, health, hous­ing and more. 1-2 pm in Farsi, 2-3 pm in English. Free. North York Cen­tral Li­brary, 5120 Yonge. 416-395-5660, tpl.ca. nxt city niGht Sym­po­sium af­ter-party with city-build­ing en­thu­si­asts en­joy­ing mu­sic, food & drink and art. 8 pm. $40, un­der 35/stu $25. Dis­trict 28, 28 Lo­gan. nxtc­ity.ca. nxt city sym­po­sium Gath­er­ing of city-build­ing en­thu­si­asts to in­spire rad­i­cal change in the way our cities are shaped. 8 am-5 pm. $75-$150. Pre-reg­is­ter. Dis­trict 28, 28 Lo­gan. nxtc­ity.ca.

phi­los­o­phy For liv­inG Sem­i­nar in cel­e­bra­tion of UNESCO World Phi­los­o­phy Day. 7:309:30 pm. $17-$22, stu $12-$16. New Acrop­o­lis, 215 Spad­ina, suite 400. 416-486-7198. rom Fri­day niGht live: aF­ter­Glow Art party with mu­sic by DJ Conor Cutz, Twin Rains, DJ Sean Caff, Amanda Martinez and oth­ers plus gallery ac­ti­va­tions and food ven­dors. 7-11 pm. $15. Royal On­tario Mu­seum, 100 Queen’s Park. 416-586-8000, rom.on.ca/fnl. F st demetrius christ­mas Bazaar Tra­di­tional Ukrainian cui­sine, meat prod­ucts, bak­ing, jams, crafts and more. Nov 25-26, 11 am-8 pm. Free. St Demetrius Ukrainian Catholic Church, 135 La Rose. 416-244-5333.

Satur­day, Novem­ber 26 Ben­e­fits

hear here lit­er­ary salon: Be4 Read­ings by Lara Boz­a­balian, An­drea Thomp­son, Rocco de Gi­a­como, Richard Glen Lett, mu­sic by Lemon Bucket Orkestra, DJ Fae­tal, Dirty Deci­bels, vis­ual art, theatre and more. 7:30 pm. Full ac­cess $35, af­ter party $20 (sup­ports lo­cal lit­er­acy pro­grams). Se­cret Lo­ca­tion. hear-here.org. i’m still here: puttinG a spot­liGht on als Con­cert with Pa­tri­cia Hal­dane and friends. 7:30 pm. Min­i­mum $20 do­na­tion. St An­drew’s United Church, 117 Bloor E. als.ca. 5time aF­ter time: Queers in won­der­land All-ages af­ter­noon tea dance in­spired by Alice In Won­der­land, with DJ Kaleb Robert­son. 2-5 pm. $10 or pwyc, sup­ports Se­nior Pride Net­work. 519 Church Street Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. se­nior­pri­denet­work.com.


adopt-a-street-tree in­For­ma­tion ses­sion Learn how to care for street trees in your com­mu­nity. 1-3 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. Bloor/Glad­stone Li­brary, 1101 Bloor W. yourleaf.org. Fr­cav­al­cade oF liGhts The city’s of­fi­cial hol­i­day sea­son kick-off. Mu­sic by Choir! Choir! Choir!, Ki­ran Ah­luwalia, Cris Derk­sen’s Cav­al­cade Orches­tra, Don Amero, White­horse and oth­ers, tree un­veil­ing and fire­works, skat­ing party with DJ Gen­eral Eclec­tic and more. 7-10:30 pm. Free. Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen W. toronto.ca/cav­al­cade. F christ­mas Bazaar Hand­made solid wood cut­ting boards, toys, can­dles, soaps, up­cy­cled sweater toques, dog treats, ve­gan food & more. 10 am-5 pm. Free ad­mis­sion. Holy Name Par­ish, 71 Gough. 416-466-8281. F christ­mas cooKie dec­o­rat­inG Hands-on work­shop for kids age 6-12 and their par­ents. Nov 26 & 27, 2-4 pm. $25. Pre-reg­is­ter. Mont­gomery’s Inn, 4709 Dun­das W. 416-394-8113. F christ­mas mar­Ket on ron­ces­valles Vin­tage Flea mar­ket w/ records, or­na­ments from the 60s & 70s, jewellery, ve­gan bak­ing, Christ­mas cards, hand­made knits & more. 9 am-3 pm. Free. St. Vin­cent de Paul Church, 263 Ron­ces­valles. lurk­er­m1e@ly­cos.com. cli­mate chanGe ac­tion un­der trump: where to From here? Evening of learning, re­flec­tion, shar­ing and ac­tion with John Dil­lon of KAIROS. 7-9 pm. Neigh­bour­hood Uni­tar­ian Univer­sal­ist Con­gre­ga­tion, 79 Hi­awatha. mar­morek@mac.com. col­leGe street lo­cal Monthly lo­cal ar­ti­sans’ mar­ket with art, beauty, fash­ion, hand­made, re­claimed, vin­tage and more. 11 am-5 pm. Re­vival, 783 Col­lege. col­legestreet­lo­cal.com. F GiFts From the muses Fine art and gift show in­clud­ing paint­ings, pho­to­graphs, mixed me­dia, hand­made arts and crafts, books and more plus live mu­sic per­for­mances and lit­er­ary read­ings. 11 am-4 pm. Heli­co­nian Hall, 35 Hazel­ton. 416-922-3618. Good­Bye su­per won­der Gallery party Artists will paint mu­rals on the gallery walls plus DJs and live mu­sic. 8 pm. $5 (sup­ports the gallery’s move). Su­per Won­der Gallery, 876 Bloor W. su­per­won­der­gallery.com. an hon­est Farewell Learn about Toronto For Ev­ery­one, a multi-day, mul­ti­dis­ci­plinary, im­mer­sive and in­ter­ac­tive event that will take place in­side Hon­est Ed’s in Feb 2017. 6-7 pm. Free. CSI Re­gent Park, 585 Dun­das E. pro­gram­ming@toronto­forevery­one.com. horse me­mo­rial trail (First world war, 1914-19), horses route From lans­downe ave to union stocK­yards Lost rivers bike/ walk. Meet at Lans­downe sub­way sta­tion. 1:30 pm. Free. 416-593-2656. how to start a rev­o­lu­tion Screen­ing of the 2011 doc­u­men­tary about No­bel Peace Prize nom­i­nee Gene Sharp, part two of In Hon­our Of Dr Ur­sula Franklin se­ries on non­vi­o­lence. 7-9 pm. Free. Noor Cul­tural Cen­tre, 123 Wyn­ford. noor­cul­tur­al­cen­tre.ca. rKidzFest Stage per­for­mances from Bob the Builder, Chase from Paw Pa­trol and other char­ac­ters, plus arts & crafts, sci­ence ex­per­i­ments, fer­ris wheel, bouncy cas­tle and more. 11 am-5 pm. Free. Yonge-Dun­das Square, 1 Dun­das E. down­towny­onge.com/kidzfest. rKnow your na­ture w/ hiGh parK ea­Gles Learn about the plants & an­i­mals in the Park from young nat­u­ral­ists. 1:30-3 pm. Pwyc. High Park Na­ture Cen­tre, 375 Col­borne Lodge. high­park­na­ture­cen­tre.com. Fr­liGht up river­side 2016 Fes­tive fam­ily ac­tiv­i­ties. Events in the neigh­bour­hood from noon, tree light­ing 5-7 pm with mu­sic by Toronto Beach Cho­rale, pho­tos with Santa, craft sale and more. Free. Mus­tard Seed Gar­dens, 791 Queen E. river­side-to.com. miGra­hacK train­inG day Open Data, Cen­sus Data and Map­ping Data work­shops and a panel dis­cus­sion. 10 am-5 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. Ref­er­ence Li­brary, 789 Yonge. my­se­u­moftoronto.com/cos­mopo­lis. 1,001 events at Beit za­toun – the Good­Bye party Cel­e­bra­tion of good times at BZ with mu­sic by Aviva Chernick & Justin Gray, Zari Trio, Maryem Tol­lar Trio, Roula Said, Waleed Ab­dul­hamid and oth­ers, con­ver­sa­tions, food and more. 6:30-10 pm. $20-$50 (slid­ing scale). Beit Za­toun, 612 Markham. beitza­toun.org. red cross BaBysit­tinG course Cer­ti­fi­ca­tion course, ages 11-15. 9 am-5 pm. $60. Beaches Li­brary, 2161 Queen E. Reg­is­ter. 416-393-7703. F sparKhall ar­ti­sans hand­made craFts sale Hand­made ar­ti­san crafts by lo­cal artists. 11 am-5 pm. Bain Co-op Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 100 Bain. sparkhal­lar­ti­sans@gmail.com. toronto salsa prac­tice No les­son, be­gin­ners to pros, no part­ner re­quired. 3:30-5:30 pm & 5:30-8 pm. $5. Trin­ity St. Paul’s Cen­tre, 427 Bloor W. toron­tos­al­saprac­tice.com. vic­to­rian tea Fin­ger sand­wiches and sweets in the his­toric farm­house in the com­pany of cos­tumed in­ter­preters. Noon and 2:30 pm. $20. Pre-reg­is­ter. Gib­son House, 5172 Yonge. 416-395-7432.

F Win­ter Folk Fair Craft mar­ket, live mu­sic, lo­cal food, art and more. 11 am-6 pm. $5 (in­cludes raf­fle ticket). St Vladimir In­sti­tute, 620 Spad­ina. kosakolek­tiv.com.

Sun­day, Novem­ber 27 Ben­e­fits

liv, love & lyrics Singer/song­writer Vir­ginia To Vegas and oth­ers per­form at this con­cert/ party in sup­port of the LivWise Foun­da­tion. 7 pm. $75, stu $45. Mod Club, 722 Col­lege. liv­wise­fund.com. skratch Bastid, dJ dopey, dJ James redi and dJ se­ri­ous Ben­e­fit dance party to raise funds for PARC com­mu­nity meal pro­gram in Park­dale. Doors 9 pm. $10. Parts & Labour, 1566 Queen W. part­sand­labour.ca.


cy­cle toronto ad­vo­cacy Fo­rum Learn how Cy­cle T.O. works and how you can shape our city. 10 am-5 pm. $30. Pre-reg­is­ter. Metro Hall, 55 John. cy­cleto.ca. the dead­stock de­pot Cu­rated flea mar­ket of ur­ban & vin­tage street wear. 1-9 pm. Su­per Won­der Gallery, 876 Bloor W. fb.com/thedead­stock­de­pot. Free com­mu­nity Guided med­i­ta­tion Non­de­nom­i­na­tional, no ex­pe­ri­ence nec­es­sary. Bring a mat. 7-8 pm. Free. Jaya Yoga Cen­tre, 121 Wil­low­dale #302. jayayoga.ca. Fu­el­inG our Fu­ture: is re­neW­aBle doaBle? Toronto Cli­mate Film Fes­ti­val screens films on re­new­able en­ergy fol­lowed by speaker Jose Etchev­erry. 7 pm. Free/pwyc. Friends House, 60 Lowther. tcff.ca. Glass slip­pers, WinGed san­dals and red­hot shoes oF tor­ment: shoes in early chil­dren’s sto­ries Il­lus­trated talk by Les­lie McGrath. 1-3 pm. Free. Bata Shoe Mu­seum, 327 Bloor W. rsvp@batashoe­mu­seum.ca. hiGh park Buck­thorn Bust­inG High Park Stew­ards ses­sion fol­lowed by a potluck lunch 10:30 am-12:30 pm. Meet at Gre­nadier Cafe, 200 Park­side. high­park­na­ture.org. his­toric cook­inG classes: mince pies Learn to cre­ate 18th-cen­tury dishes. 10 am-3:30 pm. $75. Pre-reg­is­ter. Fort York, 250 Fort York Blvd. 416-392-7484. F hol­i­days in har­mony Pro­gram­ming for adults in­cludes a show­case con­cert, sing-along

with a cap­pella group Ca­dence, demo classes in vi­ola, pi­ano, gui­tar and more and a vo­cal work­shop. 2:30-5:30 pm. Free (pre-reg­is­ter). Royal Con­ser­va­tory of Mu­sic, 273 Bloor W. learning.rc­mu­sic.ca/hol­i­day­har­mony. F leslieville Flea hol­i­day mar­ket Vin­tage, hand­crafted and unique gifts. 10 am-4 pm. Free. Free gift wrap­ping in ex­change for non­per­ish­able food do­na­tion, pro­ceeds to Com­mu­nity Cen­tre 55. SH Arm­strong Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 56 Wood­field. leslieville­flea.com. F lpcc’s an­nual christ­mas mar­ket Face paint­ing, Kids’ Zone, a visit with Santa and chance for grown-ups to check out goods by lo­cal ar­ti­sans. 11:30 am-3:30 pm. Free ad­mis­sion. Lawrence Park Com­mu­nity Church, 2180 Bayview. lawren­ceparkchurch.ca. phsc vin­taGe pho­to­Graphic im­aGe shoW & sale Pre­sented by the Pho­to­graphic His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety of Canada. Noon-4 pm. Free ad­mis­sion. Arts & Let­ters Club, 14 Elm. phsc.ca. pride in the cariBBean Talk by gay rights ac­tivist/at­tor­ney Mau­rice Tom­lin­son about the strug­gle for gay rights in the Caribbean. 10:30 am. Free. Uni­tar­ian Fel­low­ship of North­west Toronto, 55 St Phillips. ufnwt.com. psy­chic de­vel­op­ment class In­tro. 6 pm. Free. Star­bucks, 1088 Yonge. the­heal­ingteam.org. sun­day scene: mark kinG­Well The artist will dis­cuss Maria Lo­boda’s ex­hi­bi­tion. 2 pm. Free. The Power Plant, 231 Queens Quay W. the­p­ow­er­plant.org. toronto comic Book shoW hol­i­day sale New & vin­tage comics. 10 am-4 pm. $5, kids un­der 12 free. Toronto Plaza Ho­tel, 1677 Wil­son. toron­to­comic­book­show.com. trav­el­linG to an as­ter­oid Lec­ture on the OSIRIS REx space mis­sion by Dr. Michael Daly. 2-3:30 pm. Free. . Med­i­cal Sci­ences Bldg, 1 King’s Col­lege, Au­di­to­rium. rci­science.ca. yoGa on the Grounds Hatha yoga, all lev­els. 3 pm. Pwyc. Pre-reg­is­ter. Spad­ina Mu­seum, 285 Spad­ina Rd. 416-392-6910.

Mon­day, Novem­ber 28

the art oF con­nect­inG With your au­di­ence Panel dis­cus­sion. 5-7 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. Ry­er­son Heaslip House, 297 Vic­to­ria. elx.blog. ry­er­son.ca/net­work­ing, belmy@ry­er­son.ca. east coast sWinG Toronto Swing Dance Soc les­son, no part­ner re­quired. Be­gin­ner 7:30 pm, in­ter­me­di­ate 8:45 pm. $16. Lithua­nian House, 1573 Bloor W. toron­toswing­dance­so­ci­ety.ca. manda­tory vac­ci­na­tion – Free­dom oF choice at risk Talk pre­sented by Vac­cine Choice Canada. 7 pm. $5/pwyc. Beit Za­toun, 612 Markham. beitza­toun.org. med­i­ta­tions For World peace Weekly walkin class. 7-8 pm. Free. Kadampa Med­i­ta­tion Cen­tre, 631 Craw­ford. kadampa.ca.

Tues­day, Novem­ber 29

clouds over sidra vir­tual re­al­ity ex­pe­ri­ence View a short film about life in­side a refugee camp in Jor­dan us­ing vir­tual re­al­ity tech­nol­ogy. 3-5 pm. Free. Park­dale Li­brary, 1303 Queen W. 416-393-7686. the colo­nial leGacy and the Far riGht in con­tem­po­rary France Lec­ture in English by U of T prof Jack Veugel­ers. 7 pm. Free. Al­liance Française, 24 Spad­ina Rd. al­liance-fran­caise.ca. com­edy class Im­prov, stand-up & sketch for new­bies. 5:30-6:30 pm. Free. En­ter from Yonge. Sony Cen­tre for the Per­form­ing Arts, 1 Front E. sony­cen­tre.ca/com­mu­nity. hospice toronto inFo ses­sion Info on be­com­ing an in-home hospice/com­ple­men­tary ther­apy vol­un­teer. 6-7:30 pm. Free. Hospice Toronto, 55 Eglin­ton E #502. 416-364-1666 ext 226, sally.blainey@hos­pice­toronto.ca. F ox­Fam’s an­nual eth­i­cal shop­pinG hol­i­day Bazaar Hol­i­day shop­ping while sup­port­ing eth­i­cal and lo­cally sourced shops. Choco­lates, hand­crafted jew­elry, stained glass pan­els, raf­fle and more. 11 am-5 pm. East Com­mon Room. Hart House, 7 Hart House Cir­cle. ox­fam.utsg@gmail.com. the poWer oF com­mu­nity: re­neW­aBle en­erGy & cit­i­zen par­tic­i­pa­tion in on­tario Talk by en­viro com­mish Dianne Saxe. 6:309:30 pm. Free. YWCA Elm Cen­tre, 87 Elm. power-of-com­mu­nity.eventbrite.com. toronto comic Jam 20th an­niver­sary party, draw with in­die artists. Bring your own pen­cils & pens. 7:30 pm. Free. Back Room. Cameron House, 408 Queen W. 416-703-0811. veG­e­tar­i­an­ism 101 Easy steps to eat­ing less meat and mak­ing healthier, more sus­tain­able and com­pas­sion­ate food choices. 7 pm. Free. Pre-reg­is­ter. Cen­tral Eglin­ton Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 160 Eglin­ton E. 416-392-0511. F a vic­to­rian christ­mas Ex­pe­ri­ence the hol­i­days in a 1859 row-house. To Dec 31, TueFri noon-4 pm, Sat-Sun noon-5 pm. $5-$8. Macken­zie House, 82 Bond. 416-392-6915. Why pro­por­tional rep­re­sen­ta­tion Would make cana­dian elec­tions Fairer Talk by colum­nist/CBC pan­elist An­drew Coyne with host David Cay­ley. 8 pm. Free. Green Bean­ery, 565 Bloor W. green­bean­ery.ca.

Wed­nes­day, Novem­ber 30 Ben­e­fits

Be here noW: the andy Whit­Field story Doc­u­men­tary on the ac­tor seek­ing treat­ment and an­swers fol­low­ing a can­cer di­ag­no­sis. 7 pm. $15. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Can­cer Re­search. Carl­ton Cinema, 20 Carl­ton. eventbrite.ca. yoGa n’ chill Re­laxed yoga and mind­ful­ness class, fol­lowed by cock­tails and com­edy with Matt O’Brien and Ju­lia Hlad­kow­icz, ben­e­fits New Leaf Foun­da­tion. Yoga 6 pm, com­edy (Jazz Bistro, 251 Vic­to­ria), 7 pm. $20, com­edy show only $10, ($25/$15 adv). Metropoli­tan United Church, 56 Queen E. eventbrite.ca.


ayahuasca talks Lec­ture by Re­becca Hay­den. 8 pm. Free. CSI An­nex, 720 Bathurst. Pre-reg­is­ter. eventbrite.ca/e/29269569069. Boozaar vin­taGe niGht mar­ket Vin­tage, retro and re­pro cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories & vinyl. 7-11 pm. Free. Glad­stone Ho­tel, 1214 Queen W. glad­stone­ho­tel.com. 5can­dleliGht viGil For World aids day Join the Choir of St. Anne’s and Singing OUT LGBTQ com­mu­nity choir to hon­our and re­mem­ber those af­fected by HIV/AIDS. 7:30 pm. Free. St Anne’s Angli­can Church, 270 Glad­stone. 416-536-3160, sain­tanne.ca. co-oWn­er­ship seek­ers’ schmoozer Event for peo­ple in­ter­ested in res­i­den­tial co-own­er­ship and a more so­cial, sus­tain­able, af­ford­able home life. 6-8 pm. $15, un­der 18 free. Pr­ereg­is­ter. North­ern Dis­trict Li­brary, 40 Or­chard View. eventbrite.com/e/29015157116. cre­ate in t.o. Meet-up of tech­nol­ogy de­sign­ers. 7-10 pm. Free. Han­dle­bar, 159 Au­gusta. the­han­dle­bar.ca. diG­i­tal or Bust? the Fu­ture oF maG­a­zines Cana­dian Jour­nal­ism Fdn J-Talk on the state of print me­dia with John R MacArthur, Jonathan Kay, Sarah Ful­ford & Steve Maich. 6 pm. $20$25, stu $15. TMX Broad­cast Cen­tre, Ex­change Tower, 130 King W. cjf-fjc.ca/j-talks. hoW Good are you at stress man­aGe­ment? Lec­ture. 7:30-9 pm. Free. North York Cen­tral Li­brary, 5120 Yonge. Reg­is­ter. 416-395-5660. in­door Win­ter Farm­ers mar­ket Or­ganic fruit & veg, cheese, bread, honey and more. 2-6 pm. Free ad­mis­sion. Mont­gomery’s Inn, 4709 Dun­das W. 416-394-8113. in­tro to JeWellery de­siGn Work­shop. 6-8 pm. $55. Pre-reg­is­ter. De­sign Ex­change, 234 Bay. 416-363-6121, dx.org. the (lane)Way For­Ward: 2016 laneWay sum­mit & ex­hiBit De­sign­ers, plan­ners, artists and laneway lovers imag­ine ways of un­lock­ing the po­ten­tial of these over­looked pub­lic spa­ces. Panel dis­cus­sion will be fol­lowed by mu­sic, min­gling and an ex­hibit of lanewayin­spired art. 7-10 pm. $12. The Great Hall, 1087 Queen W. the­lanewaypro­ject.ca. the move­ment must Be Funded! in­vest­inG money in rad­i­cal chanGe Talk on how al­lies with eco­nomic priv­i­lege can help grass­roots move­ments. 6:30-8:30 pm. Free. Glad Day Book­shop, 499 Church. groundswell­fund.ca. re­Flect­inG on Beit za­toun – past and Fu­ture Gath­er­ing to re­flect on past events and what was shared and learned. 7-9 pm. Pwyc. Beit Za­toun, 612 Markham. beitza­toun.org. World aids day viGil Re­mem­ber lives lost and sup­port the fight with speaker Adrian Betts, choral mu­sic by Guys Like Us. Re­fresh­ments from 5:30 pm, vigil at 6 pm. Free. St Si­mon-the-Apostle Church, 525 Bloor E. 416923-8714, toronto.angli­can.ca/cal­en­dar.

up­com­ing Thurs­day, De­cem­ber 1 Ben­e­fits

cel­e­Brate World aids day With us Buf­fet din­ner and en­ter­tain­ment. 6-9 pm. $20 (Al­liance for South Asian AIDS Pre­ven­tion). Pr­ereg­is­ter. Lahore Tikka House, 1365 Ger­rard E. 416-599-2727 ext 21, info@asaap.ca. F ho ho to Party for dig­i­tal mavens, techies, so­cial me­dia types and any­one who wants to dance. 8 pm. $25-$40 (YWCA Toronto Girls’ Cen­tre). Mod Club, 722 Col­lege. ho­hoto.ca. 12 trees G party Gala Per­for­mance by the Art of Time En­sem­ble, food and drink, a silent auc­tion and more to ben­e­fit the mu­seum. 7 pm. $200. Gar­diner Mu­seum of Ce­ramic Art, 111 Queen’s Park. gar­diner­mu­seum.on.ca. voices oF hope World aids day con­cert Dr Draw, Thom Al­li­son, Jani Lau­zon, Sheila McCarthy and oth­ers per­form, plus a can­dle­light cer­e­mony in the court­yard. Hosted by Maggie Cas­sella. 7 pm. Free/$20 do­na­tion sug­gested (ben­e­fits Casey House). Metropoli­tan United Church, 56 Queen E. casey­house.com.


Build­inG the Work­Force oF to­mor­roW in scar­Bor­ouGh Panel dis­cus­sion. 6:30-9:30 pm. Free. RSVP. Cen­ten­nial Col­lege, 941 Progress. eventbrite.ca/e/28733772487. 5com­mu­nity car­na­tion me­mo­rial World AIDS Day gath­er­ing with read­ings, can­dle­light pro­ces­sion and me­mo­rial re­flec­tion. 5:45 pm. Free. 519 Church Street Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. pwa­toronto.org.

car­ollers, food and more. TueThu noon-9 pm; Fri noon-10 pm; Sat 10 am-10 pm; Sun 10 am-9 pm. Tue-Fri free, Fri from 5 pm & Sat-Sun $6. The Dis­tillery Dis­trict, 55 Mill. toron­tochrist­mas­mar­ket.com. To Dec 22

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