Monthly Archives: October 2011

Bach Elgar Choir and the Masterworks of Oakville Choir

The massed voices of the Bach Elgar Choir and the Masterworks of Oakville Choir performing Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Vespers plus works for multiple choirs and brass by Giovanni Gabrieli.  Featuring mezzo-soprano Emilia Boteva and tenor Stanislav Vittort.  Westdale United Church, 99 North Oval.  … Continue reading

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Author David Kattenburg

Author David Kattenburg reading and discussing his latest non-fiction book, Foxy Lady:  Truth, Memory and the Death of Western Yachtsmen in Democratic Kampchea.  The books tells the story of the passengers on a yacht called Foxy Lady, which strayed into the … Continue reading

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McMaster – W.J. McCallion Planetarium

Sourced from http://www.physics.mcmaster.ca/planetarium/index.cgi?page=schedule Date Show Description Reservations October 19, 2011 The Case of the Missing Planet In 2006, Pluto got demoted from planetary status. Now we only have eight planets in our Solar System. What happened?! This show will take you … Continue reading

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Red Door Open Mic Café

perform  ~  watch  ~  meet your neighbours Saturday October 29, 7:30 – 10:30pm 1140 King St. W., in the hall attached to St. Paul’s Church (corner of King and Haddon) This month featuring: ·         Fair trade drinks and homemade food … Continue reading

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Seniors Club and ESL at St. George’s

The Community Seniors Club meets at St. Georges Parish Hall, 134 Emerson Street, the first and the last Monday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m for games, singing, refreshments, and fun. EVERYBODY welcome. Contact Marlene Pearce at 905-522-7360. … Continue reading

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Cootes Paradise – Native Shrub Planting and Invasive Species Clearing

We will clear out Invasive Species such as Honeysuckle and Buckthorn while we plant native species of plants to help this wonderful natural area rehabilitate itself. Meet at Churchill Park in Westdale near Ravine Road trail, off of Marion Ave … Continue reading

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Cootes Paradise – Native Shrub Planting and Invasive Species Clearing

We will clear out Invasive Species such as Honeysuckle and Buckthorn while we plant native species of plants to help this wonderful natural area rehabilitate itself. Meet at Alpine Tower facility – McMaster University behind Ivor Wynne Centre. PLEASE RSVP … Continue reading

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Cootes Paradise lecture: The Niagara Escarpment World Biosphere Reserve is in Your Backyard

Learn more about the incredible ecosystem and natural area adjacent to McMaster University with Tys Theysmeyer, Head of Natural Lands for Royal Botanical Gardens. PLEASE RSVP IF POSSIBLE TO: terryber@mcmaster.ca

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Ancaster Creek Clean Up

We will be helping the Bay Area Restoration Council clean up the garbage and shopping carts that litter Ancaster Creek behind Metro at University Plaza. Food provided by Metro. PLEASE RSVP IF POSSIBLE TO: terryber@mcmaster.ca For trail work and clean up … Continue reading

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Cootes Paradise – Lectures and Volunteer Events

Ancaster Creek Clean Up We will be helping the Bay Area Restoration Council clean up the garbage and shopping carts that litter Ancaster Creek behind Metro at University Plaza. Food provided by Metro Saturday October 22, 9:30 – 12 noon … Continue reading

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