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04/30/2014 The Kama Reading Series Presents: Another Place Downtown $60 - $69

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
World Literacy Canada is a non-profit organization that aims to promote empowerment and reduce poverty through literacy and education. Year after year, KAMA brings together an audience of book lovers with Canada's top literary talent for five unforgettable evening events. The fourth event Another Place will feature authors Teresa Toten, Ronald Deibert, Rachel Manley and Shyam Selvadurai. Evening begin with a light supper and complementary wine. Readings begin at 7pm. Series tickets are available at a cost of $275 for all five nights. Jan 29: Feminist Writing and Living Feb 26: To Serve and Protect Mar 26: Editor-in-Chief Apr 30: Another Place May 28: Another Time
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04/30/2014 Celebrity Men's Fashion Show Downtown $100 +

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Don't miss your chance to be part of the excitement for this new addition to the GTA's event roster; mark your calendar for Wednesday, April 30, 2014! Each of the celebrity models have been hand chosen from our enthusiastic volunteer committee. Models are being finalized and will not disappoint as they strut their stuff down the runway. Each of the models will be dressed by one of Canada's leading men's clothiers and the show itself will be expertly produced by the power team at George Brown College, School of Fashion Studies. Location: Artifacts Room – Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex, Toronto Tickets are only $125 per person.
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04/30/2014 READING: Ondjaki, Miriam Toews, Evie Wyld Downtown $10 - $19

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Authors Ondjaki, Miriam Toews and Evie Wyld take the stage to read from their most recent works. Grace O'Connell hosts.
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04/30/2014 Mahler Symphony 9 Downtown

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Is Mahler's Ninth a symphony of farewells—to love, to folk music, to the hustle and bustle of modern times, to life itself—or a voyage towards a new level of being? Either way, it leads you on a journey like no other. Come for: Mahler's music—the late symphonies in particular—needs a seasoned conductor to do it justice. The TSO's distinguished Conductor Laureate meets every challenge of this epic work. And more: Big orchestra, big emotions, big rewards. This concert will be performed without an intermission. Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
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04/30/2014 Vegecursion Downtown, Central West

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Toronto's first food tour dedicated to vegetarian and vegan cuisine! Take a journey on a sophisticated dining experience that focuses exclusively on vegetarian and vegan fare. You will be introduced to some of Toronto's best restaurants and eateries that feature delicious and innovative dishes. Along the way, your guide will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the city's evolving vegetarian and vegan culinary scene. Whether you're strictly a vegan or vegetarian, or simply interested in enjoying a great night out for dining in the city, this one-of-a-kind tour will tantalize your taste buds for an unforgettable experience! For more info and to get tickets, visit www.savourtoronto.com
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04/30/2014 Vegecursion Downtown, Central West

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Toronto's first food tour dedicated to vegetarian and vegan cuisine! Take a journey on a sophisticated dining experience that focuses exclusively on vegetarian and vegan fare. You will be introduced to some of Toronto's best restaurants and eateries that feature delicious and innovative dishes. Along the way, your guide will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the city's evolving vegetarian and vegan culinary scene. Whether you're strictly a vegan or vegetarian, or simply interested in enjoying a great night out for dining in the city, this one-of-a-kind tour will tantalize your taste buds for an unforgettable experience! For more info and to get tickets, visit www.savourtoronto.com
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04/30/2014 The Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women's Cancers Rallies for Donations on Day of Difference City-wide Free

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
April 30th, 2014 is the Day of Difference in support of the 12th annual Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women's Cancers. The Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women's Cancers is a two-day 60KM walk through downtown Toronto to raise vital funds for the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. In 11 years, The Weekend has raised over $141 million. On September 6-7, 2014, The Weekend is celebrating its 12th anniversary with the movement that we can end all women's cancers. Participants in The Weekend are encouraged to secure at least one donation towards their 2014 fundraising campaign on The Day of Difference. To register, make a donation or learn more about The Weekend, please call or visit our website.
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04/30/2014 3D Printing for Total Beginners! Downtown $40 - $49

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Our beginner 3D printing class will show you everything you need to know to get started designing your own 3D printable items. We will demonstrate some of the ways this technology is being put to use in the real world. During the workshop you'll get to do the following: -Learn the basics of digital fabrication -Have a design that YOU MADE 3D printed for you to keep! -Find out where you can get 3D printable models online -Watch the 3D printer in action as your digital designs are turned into physical objects -BONUS: Get yourself 3D scanned while your design prints out! Bring Your Own: Windows or Mac laptop, mouse, USB stick. Tickets available at: www.hotpopfactory.com/workshops
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 Toronto Scrabble Club Central West $1 - $9

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Love to play Scrabble? The Toronto Scrabble Club is open to all ages and skill levels. Have fun, win prizes, make new friends and get your competitive juices flowing for just $4! Every Wednesday at 630pm between Sept 18/13 and May 28/2014 (excl Dec 25, Jan 1).
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 Entrepreneurship 101 Downtown Free

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Interested in learning more about entrepreneurship? Looking to start a new venture? Look no further! MaRS offers a free, non-credit introductory course on entrepreneurship that introduces individuals to the nuts and bolts of building a business. Entrepreneurship 101 is MaRS' flagship free weekly lecture series featuring enlightening lectures on key topics related to starting a successful business, aimed at social innovators, technology and life sciences researchers and trainees. Entrepreneurship 101 lectures cover a diverse range of introductory business topics including funding your business, marketing, recruiting, intellectual property and more.
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 Guided Nature Walks Northeast Free

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Join us in Rouge Park for a wilderness walk close to home with one of our fun and friendly volunteer leaders. We have something for everyone, whether you are looking for wildlife, trees and plants, want a family or senior friendly walk or a fitness hike. We walk year round, rain, shine or snow. Visit www.rougepark.com/hike for monthly schedules, meeting point and driving details, RSVP info and tips on getting ready for the trail.
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 Cold Comfort Downtown $20 - $29

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Kevin Toner returns to Belfast to confront his father after a 15-year absence. He has a bone to pick, and he is determined to have a conversation that will leave no stone unturned. There's only one problem. His father is dead. And lying in a coffin in the front room. Starring David Mackett. Directed by Rod Ceballos, Awarded Outstanding Performance & Direction by NOW Magazine at Fringe 2013. *Note: Mature language
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 The Lion King Downtown

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Experience the phenomenon of Disney's THE LION KING. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this show you'll remember forever. Thrill to the pulsating rhythms of the African Pridelands and an unforgettable score including Elton John and Tim Rice's Oscar#174;-winning song “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” and “Circle of Life.” Let your imagination run wild at the Tony#174; Award-winning Broadway sensation Newsweek calls “a landmark event in entertainment.” Toronto's most eagerly awaited return will leap onto the Princess of Wales stage this April.
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 Belleville Downtown

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
Americans Zack and Abby appear to have it all: an apartment in a promising neighbourhood in Paris, an affectionate marriage, and Zack's admirable mission to eradicate pediatric AIDS through his work with Doctors Without Borders. But when Abby finds Zack at home one day when he's supposed to be at work, the revelations that follow rock their seemingly idyllic life.
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 The Last Confession Downtown

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
The Last Confession delves into the most highly guarded institution in the world to explore the mystery shrouding the sudden death of Pope John Paul I in 1978. Found dead just 33 days after being elected, suspicions are aroused when it is revealed that, on the evening before his death, the new Pope had warned three of his most influential but hostile Cardinals that they would be replaced. The Vatican refuses to conduct an official investigation into the death. Cardinal Benelli is the only one to challenge the dead Pope's enemies. Starring David Suchet (Agatha Christie's Poirot) as Cardinal Benelli and eminent British actor Richard O'Callaghan as Pope John Paul I.
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04/30/2014 00:00:00 K-9 Manners Level One Downtown $100 +

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 12:00am
This 6-week course is designed to help clients teach their dog to be a pleasant and responsive family and household companion. With its flexible curriculum both basic skills and specific problem behaviours will be clearly addressed. All skills will be taught using positive reinforcement training, with an emphasis on people friendly and dog friendly techniques. $199+HST For more info. and updates follow PawsWay on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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04/29/2014 Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show Northwest $100 +

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 12:00am
The Partners in Prevention Conference should be part of every business's health and safety investment strategy. Not only does it exceed expectations year-over-year, it starts paying dividends immediately and, over the long-term, the returns are substantial. Growth: Learn how successful organizations integrate health and safety excellence to ensure long-term growth. Performance: See results with tested strategies and best practices that you can put into action immediately. Valuable Insight: Learn how to maximize your investment by cultivating attitudes, beliefs and behaviours that are the building blocks of a performance-driven health and safety culture. 1 Day, 2 Day, Course Pricing, Student Rate, Free Exhibitor Entrance
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04/29/2014 Fast and Effective Website Creation Downtown Free

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 12:00am
An eye-catching and engaging web presence is no longer optional, it is essential. If customers can't find you online, they're likely to look elsewhere. Customers increasingly expect to be entertained and enticed into your brand. Learning how to create a website that appeals, informs, and communicates is much easier than you think. There are many cost-effective and simple tools that do not require web development or design experience. Learn the basics and the best practices in this guided tour. Register for this free seminar by sending an email to enterprisetoronto@toronto.ca or by leaving a message at 416-395-7416.
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04/29/2014 We Will Rock You Downtown

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 12:00am
From London's West End, the worldwide smash hit musical by Queen and Ben Elton returns to Toronto for a limited engagement! WE WILL ROCK YOU features the greatest hits of the legendary British rock group, Queen. Now in its 11th year in London and seen by a staggering 15 million people worldwide, this hilarious, multi-award-winning and record-breaking phenomenon boasts a fantastic score of killer Queen tunes that you just can't resist singing along to, such as Another One Bites The Dust, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, We Are The Champions, Bohemian Rhapsody and of course, We Will Rock You. It's the world champion of musicals and the show that rocks harder than any other, so don't miss the party – book your tickets now!
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04/29/2014 Catch the Rhythm for International Dance Day Downtown Free

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 12:00am
Join MC Kevin Ormsby in celebration of International Dance Day as he guides the audience through a dance journey to be sure we ‘catch the rhythm' on this special occasion. Performances include Motus O Dance Theatre (courtesy of Prologue to the Performing Arts), Dance Migration (courtesy of Cultural Pluralism in the Arts Movement Ontario), and Jasmyn Fyffe Dance (courtesy of Dance Ontario). You can also join the fun by participating in our yoga dance class led by Lululemon Ambassador Jaimee Horn, or watch the crowd transform into a lively flash mob as Patrick Parson of Ballet Creole teaches the Sharing Dance Day choreography. Catch the Rhythm is completely free and is open to the general public, ages 1 to 100!
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