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Canada's Table: A Celebration of Our Cookbooks

Saturday, October 19, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Fort York National Historic Site celebrates the history, influence and importance of cookbooks and great Canadian authors, past and present. Planned is a full day of panel discussion, demonstrations and workshops. Price includes morning refreshments, a Long Table Lunch and a one-hour workshop. Each workshop participant will receive a signed copy of the workshop leader’s cookbook. The cost is $125 plus HST.

Advance tickets required; get them here. https://fortyork.streamintickets.com

Fort York After Dark: Lantern Tours

October 28 to 31, 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Hear chilling and eerie tales on a lantern tour of Fort York and its historic surroundings. Learn about a haunted lighthouse and the bloody Battle of York. Explore the military burial ground. Tour the creepy shadows and 200-year-old buildings of Fort York at night and learn of the fort's history and its many paranormal mysteries. (This event is part of Toronto History Museums’ Halloween programming.) The cost is $13.27 plus HST.

Advance tickets required; get them here. https://fortyork.streamintickets.com

In Flanders Fields: A Multicultural Poetry Event

Saturday, November 9, 5 pm to 8 pm

Poets and readers will present “In Flanders Fields” in a multitude of languages. The event is hosted by the EtCetera – Arts and Science Club and will include food and live music. The translations of John McCrae’s iconic poem of remembrance and urging can be found on the EtCetera website here. https://www.clubetcetera.ca/in-flanders-fields.

FREE

 

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