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October 5–7, 2012

Free Skating on the Natrel Rink

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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.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, October 5, 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 5, 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 5, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

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

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, October 6, 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.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, October 6, 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.

The Children's Own Media Museum

Saturday, October 6, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

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

Cora Flora & Friends - Exploring Music, Nature and Yoga

Saturday, October 6, 2012
11:00am

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

LOOMinous

Saturday, October 6, 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

Saturday, October 6, 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

Saturday, October 6, 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

Saturday, October 6, 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.

Natrel Pom Pom Tree

Saturday, October 6, 2012
11:00am – 4:00pm

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

Pixel People

Saturday, October 6, 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.

Orit Shimoni's The Book of Light

Saturday, October 6, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Orit Shimoni’s heartwarming exchange between a questioning child and his uncle, creatively using light projection and music. Great for kids 2-5.

It's Your City - Toronto

Saturday, October 6, 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.

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Saturday, October 6, 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

Saturday, October 6, 2012
1:00pm

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

evalyn parry's SPIN

Saturday, October 6, 2012
1:30pm

The award-winning theatre artist and musician presents a brand new adaptation of her hit show, adapted for HarbourKIDS audiences.

evalyn parry's SPIN

Saturday, October 6, 2012
3:30pm

The award-winning theatre artist and musician presents a brand new adaptation of her hit show, adapted for HarbourKIDS audiences.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, October 7, 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.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, October 7, 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.

Orit Shimoni's The Book of Light

Sunday, October 7, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Orit Shimoni’s heartwarming exchange between a questioning child and his uncle, creatively using light projection and music. Great for kids 2-5.

Natrel Pom Pom Tree

Sunday, October 7, 2012
11:00am – 4:00pm

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

Pixel People

Sunday, October 7, 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.

It's Your City - Toronto

Sunday, October 7, 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.

LOOMinous

Sunday, October 7, 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.

Yarnstorming Trees

Sunday, October 7, 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.

Cora Flora & Friends - Exploring Music, Nature and Yoga

Sunday, October 7, 2012
11:00am

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

Cool Stuff Your Grandma Knows How to Do

Sunday, October 7, 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.

Paper Patchwork Quilt

Sunday, October 7, 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.

The Children's Own Media Museum

Sunday, October 7, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

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

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012

Sunday, October 7, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

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

evalyn parry's SPIN

Sunday, October 7, 2012
1:30pm

The award-winning theatre artist and musician presents a brand new adaptation of her hit show, adapted for HarbourKIDS audiences.

SUNDAY SCENE / Marc Couroux

Sunday, October 7, 2012
2:00pm

Intermedia artist Marc Couroux has exhibited and lectured widely on music and video art, and is presently Associate Professor of Visual Arts at York University. He will speak on our current exhibition, Christian Marclay: The Clock.

The Craft Department: Animateurs in the Studios

Sunday, October 7, 2012
2:00pm – 5:00pm

Take a spin through our Craft Studios and let our animateurs show you the tricks of the trade!

evalyn parry's SPIN

Sunday, October 7, 2012
3:30pm

The award-winning theatre artist and musician presents a brand new adaptation of her hit show, adapted for HarbourKIDS audiences.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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