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Indigenous Legacy Gathering
Indigenous Legacy Gathering by Toronto Council Fire

The Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre brings the 4th Annual Indigenous Legacy Gathering to Toronto City Hall’s Nathan Phillips Square. It honours residential school survivors and those affected inter-generationally while celebrating Indigenous cultural diversity. This is a family-friendly full-day event that begins with a sunrise ceremony including a sacred fire.
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FOLD Kids Book Fest
FOLD Kids Book Fest Highlights Canadian Diversity in Children’s Literature

FOLD Kids Book Fest is returning to an online format for 2021, engaging young diverse readers with over 30 children’s book authors and storytellers at over 20 events designed for young people ages 0-18. It includes school group events, storytelling sessions, writing workshops, panel discussions, educator workshops and a virtual
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AGO Fall Virtual Program
The AGO Fall Virtual School Program Is Back In Session!

The Art Gallery of Ontario’s Fall Virtual School Program is back, live-broadcasting every Monday to Friday over Zoom. It is FREE for parents, guardians, students and teachers, and every day brings something new and exciting. Each 30-minute live session features a discussion about an artwork, some art-making and a mindfulness
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Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Pivots To A Free Online Five-Day Event

One of Toronto’s favourite annual events, the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, is pivoting to a FREE online affair for 2021. The Royal Education Week will be celebrating, sharing and inspiring viewers with exciting educational programming. This year, the Royal Agricultural Virtual Experience will still include many of our favourite aspects
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Scouts Canada Youth Sustainability Panel
Scouts Canada Hosts a Free Youth Sustainability Panel

Join Scouts Canada at their free online Youth Sustainability Panel, amplifying young voices to engage and inspire the next generation. It brings together teenage sustainability leaders with young people across Canada to explore youth leadership and sustainable action. Working collectively towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, its aim is
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Steam Era Lecture
Steam Era Online Lecture by Toronto Railway Museum

Join the Toronto Railway Museum for the next lecture in their 2021 online series,”Through the Window of a Train: Hilarious, Hazardous, and Historical Memories from the Steam Era”. If you’ve ever been curious about the lives of people on board a moving train, or wanted to take a nostalgic trip
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Scouts Canada
Explore the World with the Scouts Canada Sustainability Challenge

Children and youth across the country are invited to take part in an epic, eight-week Scouts Canada Sustainability Challenge called “Around the World in 60 Days”. Through fun and engaging activities rooted in sustainability, young Canadians will embark on exciting story-driven adventures set virtually in eight different countries. The activities
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All Aboard The Safety Train: Railway Safety In Canada
Toronto Railway Museum Presents Railway Online Safety Lecture

Join the Toronto Railway Museum on Wednesday, September 29 for the online lecture “All Aboard The Safety Train: Railway Safety In Canada” as part of their 2021 series Railway Ties. The museum has partnered with Operation Lifesaver Canada in honour of Railway Safety Week (September 21 – 27) to advocate
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Niagara Parks Power Station
Discover the Niagara Parks Power Station’s Currents

Experience the remarkable Niagara Parks Power Station in a whole new way with Currents: Niagara’s Power Transformed. It’s an epic sight and sound night show that opens its doors to the public on September 3. Constructed in 1905, the Niagara Parks Power Station structure is considered to be the only
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ROM Great Whales
The ROM Gets Personal with Great Whales Exhibit

It seems like ages since we saw the Royal Ontario Museum’s exhibit Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story. It was only four years ago, but seems so much longer because museums were shuttered for most of 2020. This is our first time back to ROM since their reopening
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