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October 8–14, 2012

Free Skating on the Natrel Rink

Open Daily
Hours Vary

Skating

Set against the beautiful shoreline of Lake Ontario, the city’s most scenic rink awaits! Skate & helmet rentals available. Call the Rink Hotline at 416 954 9866 to confirm today’s hours.

Pixel People

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Husband and wife team, Jacqueline and Christopher Gable, create amazing cross-stitch patterns featuring Harry Potter, Star Wars and cartoon characters. Check out this exhibit of some of their work.

Cora Flora & Friends - Exploring Music, Nature and Yoga

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am

An inspiring performance incorporating gentle yoga, dance, the sounds of nature, and a calming musical meditation. Perfect for all ages!

The Children's Own Media Museum

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Write, design, make and sing this museum into reality. Kids will also receive a special curator kit.

LOOMinous

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Ever use a loom? Here’s your chance to collaborate on a woven work of art. At the end of the day, we’ll cut it from the loom and hang it on the wall.

Paper Patchwork Quilt

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Make a paper patch and add it to a patchwork “quilt” that grows over the weekend. Paper patches will be made with a type of Japanese paper called Chiyogami.

Cool Stuff Your Grandma Knows How to Do

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

No doubt about it – grandmas rock! The people from Wise Daughters Craft Market offer demos on how to crochet, spin and embroider.

Yarnstorming Trees

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Help us grow our yarn storms throughout the weekend! Instructors will be on hand to teach novices the basic knit stitch so everyone can contribute regardless of age or skill level.

It's Your City - Toronto

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

This travelling art installation has already been completed in Hamilton, Brantford, Mississauga, Kitchener, and Waterloo. HarbourKIDS: Folk is proud to be the Toronto host of this evolving community based project. Facilitated by Elizabeth Gosse.

Natrel Pom Pom Tree

Monday, October 8, 2012
11:00am – 4:00pm

Make a pom-pom to contribute to our growing pom-pom installation! Facilitated by Alison Thompson.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Cora Flora & Friends - Exploring Music, Nature and Yoga

Monday, October 8, 2012
1:00pm

An inspiring performance incorporating gentle yoga, dance, the sounds of nature, and a calming musical meditation. Perfect for all ages!

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
12:00pm – 8:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Thursday, October 11, 2012
10:00am – 8:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Thursday, October 11, 2012
10:00am – 8:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Thursday, October 11, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Native Women in the Arts - I'm Not the Indian You Have in Mind

Thursday, October 11, 2012
8:00pm

What does it mean to be Indigenous? This new work, inspired by writer Thomas King, explores stereotypes existing within Indigenous North American and Indigenous Latin-American cultures.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, October 12, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Friday, October 12, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Friday, October 12, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Native Women in the Arts - I'm Not the Indian You Have in Mind

Friday, October 12, 2012
8:00pm

What does it mean to be Indigenous? This new work, inspired by writer Thomas King, explores stereotypes existing within Indigenous North American and Indigenous Latin-American cultures.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, October 13, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, October 13, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Saturday, October 13, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

Native Women in the Arts - I'm Not the Indian You Have in Mind

Saturday, October 13, 2012
8:00pm

What does it mean to be Indigenous? This new work, inspired by writer Thomas King, explores stereotypes existing within Indigenous North American and Indigenous Latin-American cultures.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, October 14, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, October 14, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Sunday, October 14, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

In our various exhibition spaces, artists look back to the places from where they’ve journeyed.

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