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What’s On Calendar
October 5–7, 2012

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.

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.

Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games

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

Visit the Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games area to try your hand at a sport and learn more about the games.

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!

Domestic Bliss

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

Wise Daughters Craft Market volunteers have covered everything from a broom to a frying pan to a dog (not a real one!) with crocheted and knitted cosies.

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.

Terra Hazelton - Redpath Stage Host

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

Terra Hazelton will be your guide for the day on the Redpath Stage!

LEGO Mosaics

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

Use LEGO® to invent cartoon characters, draw a picture of your house, or even recreate your entire street on green LEGO® base plates!

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.

The Cowgirl Choir

Saturday, October 6, 2012
11:30am

Check out this multi-harmony, old-timey country choir that covers old and modern classics.

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!

The Elwins

Saturday, October 6, 2012
1:00pm

The Elwins serve up sets of high-energy sets full of smile-inducing sing-alongs, plenty of crowd participation, and even impromptu dance competitions.

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.

Sunparlour Players

Saturday, October 6, 2012
3:00pm

Sunparlour Players bridges folk, punk, electro and gospel with songs that are joyful and challenging, playful and surprising.

Orit Shimoni - Folk Songs From Around the World

Saturday, October 6, 2012
3:30pm

The creator of The Book of Light performs unique and beautiful folk songs gathered in her travels around the globe.

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.

Folk Jam

Saturday, October 6, 2012
4:00pm

No, it’s not something you put on your toast. All of the participating festival musicians take the stage at the end of each day to create a one-of-a-kind concert.

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.

Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games

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

Visit the Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games area to try your hand at a sport and learn more about the games.

Terra Hazelton - Redpath Stage Host

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

Terra Hazelton will be your guide for the day on the Redpath Stage!

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.

LEGO Mosaics

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

Use LEGO® to invent cartoon characters, draw a picture of your house, or even recreate your entire street on green LEGO® base plates!

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.

Domestic Bliss

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

Wise Daughters Craft Market volunteers have covered everything from a broom to a frying pan to a dog (not a real one!) with crocheted and knitted cosies.

The Cowgirl Choir

Sunday, October 7, 2012
11:30am

Check out this multi-harmony, old-timey country choir that covers old and modern classics.

Fiddlehead

Sunday, October 7, 2012
1:00pm

Fiddlehead strikes every chord: sometimes sunny, sometimes dark, sometimes scary but always ready to play – a character and her violin. A performance combining movement, music and fantasy.

The Elwins

Sunday, October 7, 2012
1:00pm

The Elwins serve up sets of high-energy sets full of smile-inducing sing-alongs, plenty of crowd participation, and even impromptu dance competitions.

Music With Bite: Fiddlehead

Sunday, October 7, 2012
1:00pm

Fiddlehead strikes every chord: sometimes sunny, sometimes dark, sometimes scary but always ready to play – a character and her violin. A performance combining movement, music and fantasy.

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!

Sunparlour Players

Sunday, October 7, 2012
3:00pm

Sunparlour Players bridges folk, punk, electro and gospel with songs that are joyful and challenging, playful and surprising.

Orit Shimoni - Folk Songs From Around the World

Sunday, October 7, 2012
3:30pm

The creator of The Book of Light performs unique and beautiful folk songs gathered in her travels around the globe.

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.

Folk Jam

Sunday, October 7, 2012
4:00pm

No, it’s not something you put on your toast. All of the participating festival musicians take the stage at the end of each day to create a one-of-a-kind concert.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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