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Monday, August 3, 2015

Indigenous Artists Use Washi: Good for the Earth

Monday, August 3, 2015
9:00am– 5:00pm

The combination of this sustainable versatile material and the talents of artists who understand its nature and its potential create very powerful works. Stitched and sculpted work by Tracey-Mae Chambers, woodblock prints on dyed blue washi by Ahmoo Angeconeb and stone and stencil prints from Cape Dorset are just some of the exciting mix in the exhibition.

July 31 – August 9, 2015

Canoe & Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Monday, August 3, 2015
11:00am– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

July 29 – September 7, 2015

World Café

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:00pm– 7:00pm

Hungry? The World Café is an extension of some of the busiest kitchens in the GTA.

July 31 – August 3, 2015

Lakeview Market

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:00pm– 7:00pm

Located at the heart of Harbourfront Centre's festivals, the Lakeview Market is a cosmos of Toronto's worldliness. Visitors can browse and shop a wide range of interesting clothing, housewares, artifacts and products as part of the full Harbourfront Centre experience.

July 31 – August 3, 2015

JK Pan Vibrations Performance and Workshop

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:00pm– 1:30pm

JK Pan Vibrations brings the heat and riddim of the Caribbean to Harbourfront Centre’s Island Soul with a massive pan performance featuring alumni from throughout their 21 years!

August 3, 2015 12&13

Festival Kompa Zouk Ontario presents: Komi Olaf

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:00pm– 6:00pm

July 31 – August 3, 2015

Kids Activity: Seashell Wind Chime

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Make this simple, beautiful deocoration using twine, branches, and shells! Take home a part of the Caribbean with a seashell wind chime.

August 1–3,2015

JK Pan Vibrations

Monday, August 3, 2015
12:30pm– 2:00pm

JK Pan Vibrations brings the heat and riddim of the Caribbean to Island Soul with a massive pan performance featuring alumni from throughout the group's 21-year history!

August 3, 2015

JK Pan Vibrations Performance and Workshop

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:00pm– 1:30pm

JK Pan Vibrations brings the heat and riddim of the Caribbean to Harbourfront Centre’s Island Soul with a massive pan performance featuring alumni from throughout their 21 years!

August 3, 2015 12&13

Moko Jumbie: Dancing Spirits of Trinidad Workshop

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:00pm– 4:00pm

This workshop introduces the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest and its transition from Africa to the Caribbean!

August 1–3,2015

Caribbean Faces

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:00pm– 5:00pm

It’s not your usual everyday face painting! Christopher Pinheiro of SwizzleStick Theatre will create unique and breathtaking face-art masterpieces based on Caribbean kids’ stories.

August 1–3,2015

Island Soul/FKZO: Selfie-Station

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:00pm– 5:00pm

Take a selfie in the Brigantine Tent and show all your friends and family! Led by Kristyn Gelfand from Pleasurecraft Studio.

August 1–3,2015

Oware Games by MACPRI-ASO Services International

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:00pm– 4:00pm

Using a 'pit and pebbles' style of game play, families will be reconnected with a traditional African game that has gone through Caribbean incarnations. The legacy of this game will bring families to the past while creating new legacy for future fun.

August 1–3,2015

Pan Fantasy Steelband

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:30pm– 2:30pm

Pan Fantasy Steelband, a subset of the North York Inter-Community Youth Group wanted to make a change in the Jane-Finch community. The goal was, and continues to be, to engage youth and for the youth to learn leadership skills through the performing arts.

August 3, 2015

Caribbean Star Limbo Workshop

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:30pm– 2:30pm

How low can you go? Caribbean Star is back for an exciting limbo workshop that's fun for the whole family.

August 3, 2015

Strolling Pan Parade with Panman Pat

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:30pm– 2:00pm

Bring your own percussion instruments and join them in an impromptu Steel Pan parade, right here on the grounds with Panman Pat and percussionist Jeff Walcott. Come play Mas!

August 3, 2015

Workshop: Joaquin Hidalgo

Monday, August 3, 2015
1:30pm– 2:30pm

August 3, 2015

D'LYFE: Island-style Jamboree

Monday, August 3, 2015
2:00pm– 2:30pm

The young dancers in D'LYFE share the vibrance, humour and high-energy of Caribbean dance!

August 3, 2015

Film: Pan! Our Music Odyssey

Monday, August 3, 2015
2:00pm– 3:30pm

This steelpan film based in Trinidad & Tobago intertwines re-enacted vignettes of pivotal moments in the pre-history and history of pan from 1820 to 1963, from the banning of slave drum dances, to the first Panorama, with today’s “reality narrative of the competition, in which various pan players from Trinidad & Tobago and abroad join the bands to prepare for the big stage.

August 3, 2015

Cornwash Basket Making

Monday, August 3, 2015
2:00pm– 6:00pm

Participants learn how to make their own cornwash basket from black ash splints from Tyendinaga basket maker Carole-Anne Maracle. This workshop is intensive and requires pre-registration.

August 1–5,2015

Site Animation: Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancers

Monday, August 3, 2015
2:30pm– 3:30pm

SwizzleStick Theatre animates the site with Moko Jumbie stilt dancers. The Moko Jumbie is a ‘diviner’ figure, rooted in African heritage and adapted in Trinidad, who wears colourful garb and a carnival mask, watching over his village and able to foresee danger and evil.

July 31 – August 3, 2015

Siraba: Djembe Drum Workshop with Amadou Kienou, Master Drummer from Burkina Faso

Monday, August 3, 2015
3:00pm– 4:00pm

In West African and Caribbean societies, the djembe drum is the heartbeat of the people, expressing emotions, values, and culture. Join Master Drummer and griot Amadou Kienou at the siraba (“the meeting place on the road” in Malinke) as he shares the universal language of the drum.

August 1–3,2015

D'LYFE Wukshop

Monday, August 3, 2015
3:00pm– 4:00pm

In the spirit of the carnival season, D'LYFE founders Akua and Onika will "wuk-up" the Island Soul within our bodies as they help us explore Caribbean movement!

August 3, 2015

Calypso Stars (co-presented with OCPA)

Monday, August 3, 2015
3:00pm– 6:00pm

Canada's leading Calypso singers show off their most topical and stylish new compositions in this three-hour showcase that highlights this exceptional Caribbean art form.

August 3, 2015

The WoofJocks Canine All Stars

Monday, August 3, 2015
3:30pm– 4:00pm

The WoofJocks are a team of professional dog trainers and, of course, their very talented dogs.

August 1–3,2015

Spice Islands Performers and Flambeaux Drummers

Monday, August 3, 2015
4:00pm– 5:00pm

The Spice Island performers and Flambeaux Drummers will heat up the stage with their high-energy dances and drummology of Grenada, the Spice Island. Ending with an exciting limbo dance that will invite the audience to participate in the fun.

August 3, 2015

Celebrity Exhibition Lacrosse Game

Monday, August 3, 2015
4:00pm– 5:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon watching the Creator’s Game. This traditional Onkwehon:we sport is also Canada’s National summer game.

August 3, 2015

Links To Our Past: Vivi Sorenson

Monday, August 3, 2015
5:30pm– 6:30pm

Links To Our Past explores the practice of fusing contemporary and traditional dance techniques, integral to the dance methodologies of Indigenous choreographers. Vivi Sorensen is an Inuk mask dancer.

August 3, 2015

Music Yet to Come: The Imbayakunas

Monday, August 3, 2015
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Planet IndigenUS is excited to present The Imbayakunas, combining traditional Andean sounds and contemporary Latin rhythms, as part of Music Yet to Come, a program that highlights new music from Indigenous artists making their mark in the industry.

August 3, 2015

Ontario's Celebration Zone: Jesse Cook

Monday, August 3, 2015
8:30pm–10:00pm

Free concert at Ontario's Celebration Zone during the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games!

August 3, 2015

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details inquire at the Info Desk or call 416-973-4000.

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