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August 2017

Free Skating on the Natrel Rink

Open Daily
Hours may 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.

Book Discussion: Son of a Smaller Hero by Mordecai Richler

Thursday, August 3, 2017
6:30pm – 8:00pm

In partnership with the Toronto Public Library, The Power Plant will present a book discussion of Mordecai Richler's Son of a Smaller Hero. Before the discussion begins, The Power Plant will present a brief overview of Ydessa Hendelesí exhibition The Millinerís Daughter to contextualize the discussion, before delving into the cultural topics covered in the book with participants.

Book Discussion: Son of a Smaller Hero by Mordecai Richler

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
2:00pm – 3:30pm

In partnership with the Toronto Public Library, The Power Plant will present a book discussion of Mordecai Richler's Son of a Smaller Hero. Before the discussion begins, The Power Plant will present a brief overview of Ydessa Hendelesí exhibition The Millinerís Daughter to contextualize the discussion, before delving into the cultural topics covered in the book with participants.

Book Discussion: Son of a Smaller Hero by Mordecai Richler

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
6:30pm – 8:00pm

In partnership with the Toronto Public Library, The Power Plant will present a book discussion of Mordecai Richler's Son of a Smaller Hero. Before the discussion begins, The Power Plant will present a brief overview of Ydessa Hendelesí exhibition The Millinerís Daughter to contextualize the discussion, before delving into the cultural topics covered in the book with participants.

Writing Workshop: Outside In

Saturday, August 19, 2017
2:00pm – 4:30pm

Outside In is a hands-on writing workshop that invites participants to consider different perspectives about outsiders and insiders, themselves and others. After a tour and discussion of Hendelesí exhibition, writers will be invited to create and share new pieces of flash fiction, poetry or memoir in response to open-ended exercises. The workshopís supportive structure encourages writers to share personal thoughts in a safe and non-critical environment. The workshop is open to writers of all levels. Writing materials will be provided.

Book Discussion: Son of a Smaller Hero by Mordecai Richler

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
2:00pm – 3:30pm

In partnership with the Toronto Public Library, The Power Plant will present a book discussion of Mordecai Richler's Son of a Smaller Hero. Before the discussion begins, The Power Plant will present a brief overview of Ydessa Hendelesí exhibition The Millinerís Daughter to contextualize the discussion, before delving into the cultural topics covered in the book with participants.

IFOA @ the CNE

Thursday, August 24, 2017
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Vincent Lam interviews debut novelist Ann Y.K. Choi about Kayís Lucky Coin Variety, a story of a young Korean Canadian girl who will not give up on her dreams. Set in Toronto in the 1980ís, this story examines the daily struggle of defining oneís identity.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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