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08/04/2014 Hiroshima-Nagasaki Poster and Survivor's Artwork Display Downtown Free

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
69 years since the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and over 17,000 nuclear weapons remain. This poster display contains powerful photos of the devastation of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and drawings done by survivors of the bombings. Free and open to the public, please also see Toronto's commemoration ceremony on August 6th at 6:45 at Nathan Phillips Square.
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08/04/2014 Dusk Dances - 20th Anniversary Season Southeast

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
Dusk Dances, Toronto's inescapable summer dance festival, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Dusk Dances returns to Toronto's Withrow Park with six exciting dance pieces featuring the artistry of internationally acclaimed dancers and choreographers. Hosted by the incomparable Dan Watson, the program works from Canadian artists including BoucharDanse; Peter Chin, Tribal Crackling Wind; Julia Aplin; Milan Gervais - Human Playground; COBA; and Kate Franklin and Meredith Thompson. Dusk Dances is an outdoor dance festival that brings high quality contemporary and traditional dance to public parks. As dusk descends, a theatrical host leads the audience to eclectic dance pieces that unfold in different areas of the park.
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 Photography Summer Camps (Ages 9 - 18) Downtown $100 +

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
Photography summer camps for kids & teens (ages 9 - 18) We teach campers to use their cameras so that they can artistically and confidently capture the world around them. Daily outdoor excursions to many great Toronto locations encourage students to practice the skills they have learned. Creative photo activities allow campers to have fun expanding their imaginations. For a full description of our camps; please see: www.camps.gtaphotographyclasses.com
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 The Singing Ambassadors Return to Toronto's Waterfront this Summer! Downtown Free

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
The Singing Ambassadors presented by The Waterfront BIA return to Toronto's Waterfront this summer offering assistance, directions and recommendations to visitors! These eight lively ambassadors perform impromptu a cappella renditions of classic summer hits on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays from 11am to 6pm until September 1. Visit www.waterfrontbia.com for more information. The Singing Ambassadors features John Paulo Amor, Samantha Bielanski, Allen Chien, Dominic Ebona, Dianne Oliveira, Peter Raimondo, Beth Robertson and Sheree Spencer. Their repertoire features ten a cappella summertime favourites arranged as full and 1.5 minute songs by internationally-published composer, arranger and performer Aaron Jensen.
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 Farm City Farmers Market Downtown

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
Looking for fresh vegetables, sweet fruits, homemade spices, sauces and more look no further Farm City Farmers Market every Monday on the south east corner of Bathurst and Niagara. Farm City Farmers Market fresh produce, even fresher vibe!
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 HorseCapades Central West Free

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
In its 10th consecutive year, HorseCapades returns to the CNE at the Horse Palace, Exhibition Place. It offers visitors the chance to pet and feed horses, learn about grooming and shoeing, guess a horse's weight, meet a mare and foal, as well as enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride. New this year, HorseCapades is expanding to include a spectacular trick-riding show, HorsePower Live!, debuting on July 27. Set to original music, HorsePower Live! showcases the pageantry, power, and precision of riders and horses performing remarkable feats such as barrel racing, trick riding, roping, and hip hop dressage in the Horse Palace Ring.
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 Summer Camp for Teens Downtown $100 +

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
SummerEsprit.ca offers a holistic summer camp for teens that combines Well-Being (Yoga&Meditation) with Life Skills (CPR Certification, Healthy Cooking Class, Organic Farming, Discovery Walks) with Fun Outdoor Activities (Helicopter ride, Paddle Boarding, Horseback Riding) Arts&Culture(Painting Class, Theatre plays). Teens get to explore the city and discover themselves along the way meeting like-minded friends and growing into fascinating individuals! The goal is to introduce teens to both self-care, educational and self-discovery opportunities and give them a chance to learn new things about the world and themselves.
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 SITUATE.DESIGN.BUILD Southwest Free

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
The gallery will be transformed into an exhibition and workshop space where the community can contribute their vision for Toronto's Ward 6, Etobicoke-Lakeshore. The Lakeshore Campus will be enhanced through various building experiments which integrate into the surrounding environment. Prototypes for community gardens, heritage gazebos, and laneway sites will act as the basis for potential community urban design projects. To foster a dialogue about our community's future, visitors are invited to a Community Roundtable at the gallery on July 24th, 4-5PM and/or come by the gallery any time during the exhibition's run.
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08/04/2014 00:00:00 2014 Summer Board Game Tournament Central East Free

Mon, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
Not having a summer vacation away from Toronto? Here is some excitement you can enjoy in the City. Come with your friends to Leaside Library on Monday afternoons for on-going board game tournament, chess, checkers, cards, and more. Keep your scores on charts and challenge other players! Winners receive prizes at the end of August. Drop in, no registration required.
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08/03/2014 Party Parade Downtown Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Just Entertainment and iMakenoize present "Party Parade" on Caribana long weekend! $100 bottles! For VIP guest list, bottle service, or to book a limo, contact corrado@justentertainment.ca or call/text 416-262-0897. Dress to impress.
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Guided Nature Walks Northeast Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 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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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Liberty Village MyMarket Central West Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Farmers' Market featuring MyPick Verified Local Farmers selling oinly what they produce. Join us weekly in the Green P lot on East Libety St MyPick farmers are inspected by Farmers' Markets Ontario to ensure that they are REAL farmers. Our market managers check each week to ensure that the famers are selling you items that they have grown. The MyPick symbol is your guarantee that you're eating local food, and that you can speak to someone who had a hand in growing that food. The MyPick program is the first of its kind in Canada, and the MyMarket farmers' markets are the first markets in Ontario to feature only MyPick farmers. No resellers or hucksters here!
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 The Leslieville Farmers Market Central East Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
We want to help our neighbours buy their food directly from its source (and get to know them by name)! We want your taste buds to dance when you try a tomato that is so jam packed with flavor, you'll wonder what you were eating before. To savour amazing treats filled with ingredients even your toddler can pronounce. To take comfort in the fact that no, your organic salad greens did not come from California, 3513 km away , but 35 minutes North West of the 427. But most importantly we want to help grow a strong community around great health, people, environmental stewardship and food. A community which values the hard working men and women who provide us with some of the most delectable (and sustainably produced!) pleasures of life.
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Spamalot Central West $50 - $59

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Spamalot tells the legendary tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table and features a bevy (or possibly a brace) of beautiful show girls, witch-burnings (cancelled - health & safety), flying cows, killer rabbits and French people, the show also includes the Nation's Favourite Comedy Song, Always Look on The Bright Side Of Life, and Eric Idle himself as God (see small print).* *As a visual recording! As if we could afford this God-like comic in these economic times!
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 World Cafe Downtown

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
World Café is an extension of some of the busiest kitchens in the GTA, offering the best cuisine from around the world. Come enjoy unique and fun dining experiences with a different selection every weekend! Explore the world of food day and night, all summer long. For more details, visit: www.harbourfrontcentre.com/summer/
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 The Singing Ambassadors Return to Toronto's Waterfront this Summer! Downtown Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
The Singing Ambassadors presented by The Waterfront BIA return to Toronto's Waterfront this summer offering assistance, directions and recommendations to visitors! These eight lively ambassadors perform impromptu a cappella renditions of classic summer hits on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays from 11am to 6pm until September 1. Visit www.waterfrontbia.com for more information. The Singing Ambassadors features John Paulo Amor, Samantha Bielanski, Allen Chien, Dominic Ebona, Dianne Oliveira, Peter Raimondo, Beth Robertson and Sheree Spencer. Their repertoire features ten a cappella summertime favourites arranged as full and 1.5 minute songs by internationally-published composer, arranger and performer Aaron Jensen.
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Oh Canada! Farmer's Market Sweets Tour Downtown $30 - $39

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Celebrate Canadian culture on Toronto's only farmer's market tour and the only tour in Canada dedicated to Canadian and local sweets, taking place in the Distillery District (a national historic site). Special: Tour bookings & gift certificates purchased before Canada Day (tour can take place after) will receive a tour-exclusive ice wine macaron On the tour, you can expect to... • speak with local farmers • sample different grades of maple syrup • try goat cheese chocolate truffles • enjoy a customized butter tart & other tour-only specials ...among other experiences! The tour ends with a savoury & boozy bonus.
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Eco-Art-Fest Central East Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Come and explore the Lower Don and surrounding trails, visit the festival by bike or on foot. Learn about the significance of Todmorden Mills, and experience the outdoor environment, where you will be able to engage in hands-on art based activities and public art. Eco-Art-Fest will present public artworks by 7 artists including: Dean Baldwin, Nicole Dextras, John Dickson, Sean Martindale, Ferruccio Sardella, Penelope Stewart and Labspace Studio (John Loerchner & Laura Mendes).
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Sunday Serenades Northeast Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
This free outdoor concert series at Mel Lastman Square features some of Ontario's best live swing, big band and jazz acts July 6 - Orchestra Copacabana July 13 - Sophisticated Swing July 20 - Mississauga Big Band July 27 - Toronto All Star Big Band August 3 - Bob Cary Orchestra August 10 - Metro Big Band August 17 - Swing Shift Big Band
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08/03/2014 00:00:00 Weekend Explorers Downtown Free

Sun, 03/08/2014 - 12:00am
Join us for a fun family program on the weekends at the Legislative Building this summer! During this one hour program designed for families with children aged 6-10 you will: -Explore the Legislative Building and Chamber through a fun scavenger hunt -Play games that teach you about Ontario's Parliament -Participate in a craft activity -Have fun, all for free! Pre-registration is not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information please call or e-mail.
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