Invite: S.P.O.T. Opens Jun.5; Aboriginal Culture; ‘Post-Oil City:The History of the City’s Future’ Ends July31,2013

Here are some great events happening in Ontario, Canada:

  • Most events are FREE
  • S.P.O.T.Art and Technology Centre: Official opening of youth centre in Malvern community in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    • Staff and local youth leaders will join Councillor Raymond Cho (Ward 42 Scarborough-Rouge River) and members of the community on Wednesday to officially open the Art and Technology Centre, known as the SPOT (Success, Power, Opportunity, Teamwork), with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on:

      Wednesday, June 5

      Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Remarks: 11 a.m.

      Location: The S.P.O.T., Malvern Public Library, 30 Sewells Rd. (North of Neilson Rd and Sheppard Ave E.)

    • The 350-square-metre (3,770-square-foot) S.P.O.T.  centre is a Youth Challenge Fund legacy initiative created in partnership with the City of Toronto, the Toronto Public Library, East Metro Youth Services (as operator of the ProTech Media Centre – funded by Microsoft and Renewed Computer Technology) and United Way Toronto

      • The Centre boasts a performance space, recording studio, media lab, and programming space

    • The S.P.O.T., a youth-led initiative, serves as a safe place where young people between the ages of 14 to 25 can develop their creative voice while acquiring skills for long-term individual and community success

    • Contact info:

      • Email:

      • Phone: 647 225 7708

    This video presents “Algonquin Pow Wow,Pikwakanagan First Nation of Golden Lake, Ontario”:

    • Pikwakanagan First Nation of Golden lake, Ontario, Canada
  • Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership's image: Pow Wows
    Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership’s image: Pow Wows

This video presents “Classic Vacations – Ontario Tourism”:

  • A video ” showing the beautiful and alluring province of Ontario, Canada”

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  • Tourism Day: Friday June 7

    • As a kick-off to Tourism Week (June 10-16), Yonge/Dundas Square (Toronto) will be abuzz  with live activity showcasing some of the fantastic things to do in Ontario this summer

    • Find out about summer theatre, trails, friendly cities, resorts, RVing, parks for camping, outdoor adventures, festivals and events, and attractions

    • Have a chance to meet a Blue Jay player and throw a pitch

    • Meet the characters from the Wizard of Oz (Dorothy, Tin Man, Lion, Scarecrow, and Toto) and lots more

    • Breakfast Television will be on-hand from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. to help celebrate tourism in Ontario and give out lots of prizes

      • Activities will continue throughout the day till 3:00 p.m.

      • Don’t miss your opportunity to win one of 4 grand prizes and lots of giveaways throughout the day

"Post-Oil City – The History of the City's Future" exhibition presented by the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa), the Goethe-Institut, and Evergreen
“Post-Oil City – The History of the City’s Future” exhibition presented by the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa), the Goethe-Institut, and Evergreen
  • “Post-Oil City – The History of the City’s Future” Multimedia Exhibition: ends on July 31, 2013

    • Exhibition, film program and talks around shrinking footprints at:

      Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON

      FREE admission

      Phone: 1 416 596 7670


  • Opening hours:  Mon – Fri 9am–5pm, Sat 8am–4pm, Sun & holidays 10am–4pm
  • The exhibition “Post-Oil City: The History of the City’s Future,” as well as the accompanying catalogue edited by ARCH+, present innovative projects in Asia, Africa, and America that address urgent questions: How will the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy affect the process of urban planning and the city? How will the use of renewable energies affect urban metabolism and the politics of sustainability and mobility?

City of Toronto Contact Info

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Phone outside city limits: 416-392-CITY (2489)
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