Annual Ontario College of Art Design Exhition

OCAD GradEx 101 May 4 to 8 Come out and see the advertising, criticism and cultural practice, cross disciplinary art, digital, drawing and painting, integrated media, environmental design, graphic design, illustration, industrial design, material and art design, photography, print making, sculpture and visual/critical studies works of more than 900 young artists. Where: 100 McCaul St., 60 McCaul St., 52 McCaul St.,  49 McCaul St. Toronto. When: … Continue reading Annual Ontario College of Art Design Exhition

Lower Cost Dental Services

University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry Service for the General Public   Patient Clinic at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto is now accepting new patients. Services offered include fillings, dentures, braces, bridges, implants, children’s dentistry, root canals, crowns, treatment of gum disease, extractions of wisdom teeth and more.  All services are provided by student dentists working under supervision.  Appointment usually take several hours so … Continue reading Lower Cost Dental Services

New to Hiking?

The Toronto Bruce Trail Conservatory Club will show you what you need to know to get out in nature safely and have fun. It’s time for the club’s annual hiker initiation (promise nothing embarrassing is involved). Click to register for these free events. Monday April 18, 6:30 – 8 pm An overview of the ins-and-outs of hiking, presented by experienced hike leaders from the Toronto Club. … Continue reading New to Hiking?

Toronto Bruce Trail Club

Hey come join us in the beautiful outdoors with the Bruce Trail Club Come out and join in hikes out of town and in Toronto.  Hikes range from just a couple of hours to all day.  Weekend camping trips and skiing/snowshoeing also on tap. Member get event discounts and club newsletter, but membership is not required to sign up and come out with us.  All … Continue reading Toronto Bruce Trail Club

Tarragon Theatre- Rush Tickets

Original Thought Provoking  Theatre for $15 Rush Tickets Come to Tarragon Theatre for original works at this centre for  excellence in playwrighting.  The theatre has two stages so on most nights there is a choice of two productions to see. When: Remaining seats offered 2 hours before performances at the box office when available.  Cash only. See details for current purchasing information.  Season runs September … Continue reading Tarragon Theatre- Rush Tickets

Newcomers Learn to Camp and Fish in Ontario

Ontario Parks Offers Very Affordable Program to Teach Newcomers How to Camp and Fish According to Parks Ontario these are top 10 reasons to camp @ Ontario Parks Get out and enjoy the great outdoors Enjoy an affordable vacation Spend time with your family Relax and enjoy a change of pace Hang out with your friends Get away from the city It’s fun to explore a … Continue reading Newcomers Learn to Camp and Fish in Ontario

Borrow Musical Instruments from the Library

Borrow Musical Instruments for 3 Weeks with 2 Renewals Possible Borrow guitars Borrow percussion instruments Borrow violins Borrow keyboards Check details for terms and conditions for borrowing instruments. Where: Parkdale branch only at 1303 Queen Street West When: Check branch schedule. Cost: Free with Toronto Public Library card. Continue reading Borrow Musical Instruments from the Library

Toronto Island

Toronto Island Nature Peace Minutes from Downtown Toronto Hop on a ferry and be in a spacious relaxing island oasis in 10-15 minutes from the harbor front in downtown Toronto.  Hike, bike, and picnic, hang out at the beach, play volleyball or softball to your heart’s content.  Kayaks, canoes and pedal boats are available for rent. Eat or snack at a restaurant or cafe Where: Jack … Continue reading Toronto Island

Free Museum Passes

Get Your Free Sunlife Financial Museum and Arts Passes (MAP) from Selected Toronto Public Library Locations Yes you (two adults plus up to 4 children) can get a free family pass for the museums, historic sites and the Science Centre.  Art Gallery of Ontario City of Toronto Historic Sites.  Passes available to the following sites only. Colborne Lodge in High Park Fort York National Historic … Continue reading Free Museum Passes

Toronto Symphony Orchestra for You

TSOUNDCHECK – free membership for those 15 to 35 years old, with access to $16 member tickets. Check the Toronto Symphony Orchestra schedule to find what you want to take in, then check a week in advance to see what tickets are available. There is usually something great seats up for grabs. Where:  Venues include: Roy Thompson Hall 60 Simcoe Street (Simcoe Street and King Street … Continue reading Toronto Symphony Orchestra for You