EVENTS

This list is compiled strictly for community education purposes. NHC does not endorse any of the events mentioned, unless specified, and cannot be held liable for the content of the external sites or the way in which these websites handle your personal data. Do your own research to learn what these events have to offer. There is a lot of good to be found here, so take your time & enjoy.

To have your event listed here, contact us at info@newhumancity.com.

FEATURED EVENTS – 2017

 

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    11 am-8 pmHTO Park 339 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON.

    Curated mix of 75 local, up-and-coming artisans, crafters, chefs and bakers.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    12:30 PM – 1:30 PMDon Mills Library Branch 888 Lawrence Avenue East

    Experience the peace and happiness of meditation. Join an instructor from Meditation Toronto for easy stress relieving stretches followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. You will leave feeling tranquil and relaxed! All are welcome regardless of experience level. Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    4:30 pmGestalt Institute of Toronto

    In a solo performance the actor is responding to and feeding off the audience. In life as in theatre, when we pay attention to this visceral response, our performance is spontaneous, alive and feels like anything can happen. This summer workshop invites you to play with the drama of your own life, through spontaneous embodied theatre.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    30
    Dec
    2017
    3:30 PM – 4:30 PMPure Yoga Toronto 47 Fraser Ave, Liberty Village

    Every Saturday, come yoga for a great cause. Minimum $5 cash donation. Proceeds support KEY Education Project, a registered Canadian charity providing scholarships and leadership training in developing countries. Come yoga and help students' dreams come true! Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Thu
    07
    Sep
    2017
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pmBluffers Park, 7 Brimley Rd. South Toronto, ON.

    A series of pop up style workshops running twice a week June to September. Traditional African and Caribbean drum based dance forms that involve the use of props. Drumming will involve introduction to the drum, drum care and safety protocols involved with drumming.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    04
    Nov
    2017
    8:00 AM to 1:00 PMEvergreen Brick Works 550 Bayview, Toronto, ON.

    Good food from local farmers, food producers and chefs. Saturdays 8 am-1 pm, May 13-Nov 4. Free admission.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    8am-5pm Evergreen Brick Works 550 Bayview Avenue, Toronto ON.

    A series of interactive sound art installations situated in the greenhouse of the Brick Works, Alcampo’s singing plants are potted banana plants that respond to human hand gestures to emit soundscapes of Aboriginal chants, songs and spoken words.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    04
    Nov
    2017
    9 am - 1 pmJunction Train Platform (2960 Dundas St W)

    The Junction Farmers Market provides local, sustainably produced fresh foods in ways that build community, support local food growers and producers, and promote access to healthy food for all.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    9:00 AM – 1:00 PMKortright Centre for Conservation 9550 Pine Valley Dr, Vaughan, ON.

    This four part course will take you back in time to the ancient woodland setting of the Kortright Centre. Join expert outdoorsman Jonathan Thompson to learn about the four essential elements of survival: fire, shelter, water and food. Learn the art of fire by friction and make your own fire-bow kit to take home. This course will cover a variety of important skills essential to survival including cordage, tracking, shelter building, finding potable water and foraging. Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All Day Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Solstice is a week-long intentional gathering in the forest of Southern Ontario. Drawn by the summer sun, we camp, laugh, eat and dance at our temporary home in the woods. Sweetly anticipated by its community for the opportunity to gather, journey, love, stargaze, sunbathe, and more; Om Reunion Projects Solstice is in its 11th beautiful year. Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    30
    Jul
    2017
    all dayOttawa ON

    Featuring artists from every discipline and every corner of the country providing contemporary dance works in unique spaces and non-traditional venues.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    variousEvergreen Brick Works, etc.

    Food, Farms and Future Technologies: Celebrates its 20th anniversary by exploring the radical potential of hybrid frameworks for art, science and technology to redefine our understanding of agriculture and the interdependence of life on our planet.  Website

  • Mon
    19
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    12
    Nov
    2017
    VariousThe Living Centre, London ON.

    The mentorship pathway guides you into the new spiritual journey of our time – that of non-dual consciousness, where the ancient knowing that Earth and human are one, is restored. The philosophies and practices carry you into a fresh, though primal realization that the wind, sun, ocean and mountains are vibrantly alive in the depth of your soul. When aligned with, these forces will ignite the insight and power needed to cultivate personal and planetary wholeness.  Website

  • Wed
    21
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All Day250 Fort York Blvd

    The Indigenous Arts Festival will celebrate the very best in Indigenous and Metis culture. Plan to spend the days under the open skies in downtown Toronto enjoying traditional and contemporary music, educational programming, storytelling, dance, theatre, and food.  Website

  • Thu
    22
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All DayWindward Community, Southern WA.

    A 4 day gathering at the ReRadical Village Camp that celebrates and educates those involved with the intentional communities of North America and beyond.  Website

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pmPanorama Park, 31 Panorama Ct. Toronto, ON.

    An evening of Japaniese drumming and percussive explorations in the park. Performances by each ensemble will be followed by an interactive workshop. We will have multiple “drum lines” for audiences to play the taiko.  Website

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All DayAvalon Retreat Centre, Madawaska Valley.

    In the prophecy of the Seneca people, we are leaving the 4th dimension of separation and entering into the 5th dimension of collaboration and interconnectedness. The Thirteen Canoes is a powerful working Blueprint and a valuable transformational tool which teaches us that we have unique Gifts of Birth.  Website

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    Tue
    27
    Jun
    2017
    All DayPortland, OR, USA.

    Evolution 2017 is the joint conference of the American Society of Naturalists, the Society for the Study of Evolution, and the Society of Systematic Biologists. We anticipate 1800-2000 attendees, 1,000+ talks, and 400+ posters.  Website

  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    3:30 pmArabesque Dance & Music Arts 1397-A Yonge St., Toronto, ON.

    Spend 2 or 4 days with Yasmina Ramzy immersed in all the fundamentals of world renowned Arabesque dance technique, philosophy, artistic values, and vast cultural knowledge. $195  Website

  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    8:30 AM - 12:30 PMAshbridges Bay & Gerrard Art Space 1475 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, ON.

    Dive into the sea of emotions and explore the vast flowing energy of the Sacral Chakra - the home of sensuality, emotions, spontaneity and creativity. In this workshop we will immerse ourselves in the water element to bring more passion, flow and connection into our lives through gentle yogic movement and the expressive qualities of the watercolour medium.  Website

  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.79 Hiawatha Road, Toronto ON.

    The Bucket List Festival in Toronto is a an event which revolves around the reality of death. Group-based activities and conversation-starters are used as effective ways for sharing and exploring end-of-life themes.  Website

  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    9am - 5pm.The Living Centre, London ON.

    The Living Centre is pleased to offer a first training of it's kind offering an unique synthesis of the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda and the cutting-edge knowledge of Local Organic Vegan Live-Food Cuisine to create an integrated path toward the well being of oneself and the Earth.  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    12:45 - 2pmFriends House, 60 Lowther Avenue Toronto, ON.

    Regular Quaker discussion group that gathers on the fourth Sunday of each month.  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    8:00 am201 Harbord Street Toronto ON.

    The Bampot Tea House Life Drawing event happens every Sunday Backroom. 15$. Bring materials. The tea service is unparalleled.  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    3-5pmEast end of Toronto

    As we approach the watery moon of cancer and the beginning of summer this week please join us for our new moon circle. This Moon we are delving into our inner waters to experience Intuition. Keywords for this circle & cycle are: Inner Guidance, Instinct, Knowing, Mystery, Trust, Sensitivity. Please bring a journal and a pen for thoughts and intentions for this upcoming new moon Cost - by donation. Email Lynne for address and directions Yorkshire.rose@sympatico.ca  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    7:30 pmInner Arts Collective Toronto, ON.

    Content is great, but experience is what transforms people quickly and more deeply.  This is why it's so important to experience firsthand.  Working with people and understanding the layers and filters that people are working through to communicate and live are essential for leaders. $800/wknd  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All DayWhole Village Community 20725 Shaws Creek Road, Caledon, ON

    Marguerite invites us to enter the field of living organisms - awakening direct perception in the eco-literacy of human-plant relations. Emerging research demonstrates plants have embodied cognition that was once part of our human repertory - ancestrally encoded since the beginning of human time. Experience a deep and subtle connection to the natural world, hear its music and open your heart.  Website

  • Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017
    All DayKensington Market, Toronto.

    Yup. We're back. World's best block party. Kensington Market. Join us for Soul Sunday June 25, 2:30pm for a silent sit in the middle of the road, followed by extended dancing and tomfoolery 'til 9pm!  Website

  • Tue
    27
    Jun
    2017
    10:00 amHarbourfront Centre 235 Queen's Quay West, Toronto ON.

    Canada is a diverse country – from coast to coast – and Toronto is a diverse city! In these workshops we will look to Ydessa Hendeles’ manikins as a springboard for discussion about difference, diversity and community. Then, we will invent and create shadow puppets inspired by characters and stories reflecting our own experiences of diversity in Canada.  Website

  • Tue
    27
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    All DayMalahide ON, Canada.

    Bringing like-minded individuals together to form a sense of community. We welcome all who are of earth-based spirituality and other open-minded individuals to join us in a sacred space where communication of life, love and spirituality is available without fear or prejudice.  Website

  • Wed
    28
    Jun
    2017
    6:00 – 8:30 pm805 Dovercourt Road., 3rd Floor

    Weekly meetings of contact improvisation dancers that take place world-wide are called “jams,” in which dancers participants participate and watch as they choose over the course of 2-4 hours. Website

  • Wed
    28
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    All DayToronto various locations

    This festival, produced by REAson d’etre dance productions, celebrates films featuring momentum-based dance created by some of the top creators and dancers in the field of Contact Dance Improvisation. Five different screening programs will be presented alongside dance workshops, jams and parties! Website

  • Wed
    28
    Jun
    2017
    Tue
    04
    Jul
    2017
    All DayPlainfield, MA

    Summer is on high during this family-oriented Contact Improvisation Jam. Enjoy brilliant sunshine, grassy fields, fun & games, and dances of all kinds. Includes programming for kids of all ages.  Website

  • Thu
    29
    Jun
    2017
    7:30pm - 9:30pmDovercourt House 2nd Floor 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON

    Ecstatic Dance Toronto is our modern way of getting together to dance for any of these reasons. There is no teacher in this space. You are free to move. There is no one way to dance, only infinite ways of dancing. Pay what you wish from $12 to $15.  Website

  • Thu
    29
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    All DayLaurentian Valley, ON Canada.

    Canadian Owned, Social enterprise, donating 10% of ticket sales to not for profit charities dedicated to the mind, body & planet. Emerge into transformation at Eastern Ontario’s wilderness farm resort. Expand what you think is possible, make new friendships, and dance the night away to a world class lineup of music. 100% organic gourmet food vendors, and explore our fair trade Yogi Market.  Website

  • Fri
    30
    Jun
    2017
    Mon
    03
    Jul
    2017
    All DayBurks Falls, Ontario

    House of Dust presents: YogaCampOut 2017 Canada Day Long Weekend.  Website

  • Sat
    01
    Jul
    2017
    2:00pm - 5:00pm2445 Lake Shore Blvd. West Toronto, ON.

    Kambule Fest is Ballet Creole’s contribution to the preservation of ancestral dance and musical expressions of Caribbean Carnival tradition.  Website

  • Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    12:00–18:00 EDTTrinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto.

    The rhythm returns to our city!! Trinity Bellwoods Drum Circle returns this spring and summer 2017 for the growing drum and dance community of Toronto. We are now in our 5th year strong... growing every year with drummers from every part of the world, dancers from many backgrounds, and lovers of rhythm. Let's bring back the heartbeats and grooves, that make this city move!

  • Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    6:00pm - 8pmTrinity-St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West

    Join us for our Sunday evening group meditation and kirtan. Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras, and breathing meditation. Two methods of meditation will be taught and practiced. One using the breath and another accompanied by beautiful music called kirtan. A delicious vegetarian dinner will be served.  Website

  • Wed
    05
    Jul
    2017
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pmBell Manor Park, Toronto ON.

    Explore stories of the Stonegate-Parklawn neighbourhood and those who live here. Red Dress Productions will present a pebble mosaic design inspired by this work and invite your feedback. Then, in August, we will build the pebble mosaic together, and, in September, we’ll unveil it!  Website

  • Wed
    05
    Jul
    2017
    7:00 pmCentral Coffee 986 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON.

    Date needs to be verified: Spiritual Readings, Peace Treatments, Physical Healing, Spiritual Cleansing and more! Monthly events so visit calendar.  Website

  • Thu
    06
    Jul
    2017
    7:30pm - 9:30pmDovercourt House 2nd Floor 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON

    Ecstatic Dance Toronto is our modern way of getting together to dance for any of these reasons. There is no teacher in this space. You are free to move. There is no one way to dance, only infinite ways of dancing. Pay what you wish from $12 to $15.  Website

  • Thu
    06
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    All DayBrighton, United Kingdom

    This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in sustainability, energy & the environment.  Website

  • Fri
    07
    Jul
    2017
    7:20 pm - 9:30 pmDovercourt House, 2nd Floor, 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON.

    An ongoing inclusive dance space that is body loving and body positive and encourages movement for people of all genders, ages, sizes, abilities and backgrounds. We celebrate our connection to each other, to the earth, and to the dance of life, in our weekly dance gatherings called THE MOVE.  Website

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    12:00 pm - 11:00 pmWoodbine Park 1695 Queen St E.

    A celebration of African music and culture. Music Africa is a not-for-profit community-based organization that promotes African music in Toronto through its annual flagship music festival Afrofest. Established in 1990.  Website

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    5:00 pmToronto, ON. TBA.

    Green Planet Social Evening- featuring Miss Green Planet Toronto contest, eco fashion show, music and dance. Join us for a night of fun and excitement. Come one, come all, bring a guest, and hang loose. This is going to be epic! Wear something green.  Website

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    9:00PM startCherry Beach, Toronto.

    The Time has come for us to once again gather under the magic of the full moon surrounded by all the elements and elevate collectively on the live sound station chanellation manifestation.  Website

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    All DayBracebridge Ontario

    Experience the best Muskoka has to offer through Yoga, Nature, and Music; we stand for celebrating and conserving the landscape through connection and community. Website

  • Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Kula Annex Yoga 304 Brunswick Ave. Toronto, ON

    Learn to brew, ferment and flavour an ancient recipe that’s making a comeback with thirsty yogis! Kombucha is tasty, great for your health, and easy to make. Join Nancy as she walks you through the basics of “booch” and beyond.  Website

  • Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    1:30 - 4:15 pmLillian Smith Library, 239 College St. (1 block east of Spadina), Meeting Room A (downstairs)

    A Short Presentation concerning Cremation, Organ Transplants, "Ghosts" and Fluidal Energies - what do they all have in common?
    We will be holding a 20 minute presentation on Fluidal Energies, Q&A for newcomers, reading and discussion of study material written by 'Billy' Meier.  Free admission.  Website

  • Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    9:45 amForest Hill, Toronto ON.

    A community walk every Sunday all year round, growing the awareness of being active outside for all ages. Led by myself, a Holistic Nutritionist with only the health of the community in mind.  Website

  • Sun
    09
    Jul
    2017
    All DayTrinity Bellwoods, picnic area 8 (Queen and Gore Vale)

    This will be a coming together of intentional, conscious groups of people, everyone from muscians, dancers, artists, shamans, psychedelic groups, meditators, contact improv, extatic dancers, yogis, singers, drummers, and anyone else who is interested in hanging with a spiritual community. If you are not currently a member of any one community, come and meet the leaders of Toronto's conscious communities. Please bring something to share. Spread out a blanket and relax.  Website or...Facebook .

  • Wed
    12
    Jul
    2017
    9:00 pmDownward Dog Yoga Centre 735 Queen St. West, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

    Deepen Your Practice, Refining Teaching Skills, Hands on Assisting, Introduction to Yoga Therapeutics Join Simon Park as he returns to Downward Dog. Webstie

  • Thu
    13
    Jul
    2017
    6 -8 pmSpadina Road Library, 10 Spadina Road

    Bi-weekly meetings to discuss books concerning environmental justice and possible solutions our community can take to restore our relationship with nature. To register please email environmentalbookclubtpl@gmail.com. New Members Always Welcome! Meeting bi-weekly.

  • Thu
    13
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    13
    Aug
    2017
    all dayVienna, Austria

    Thousands of professional dancers, choreographers, teachers and dance aficionados from all over the world encounter each other, inspire each other and exchange ideas.   Website

  • Fri
    14
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    16
    Jul
    2017
    All DayGuelph Lake Conservation Area

    Hillside offers year round events with a broad artistic vision that emphasizes diversity of culture, of musical heritage and style, of age, geography and influence.   Website

  • Sat
    15
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 pm371 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON

    The Toronto Kirtan community's monthly circle at Dream Yoga Dance is hosted by renowned Kirtan leader Jim Gelcer. Everyone can sing and anyone can lead.   Website

  • Sun
    16
    Jul
    2017
    All DayCentre Island, Toronto, ON.

    Join YogaMeltdown in it's 9th year–an opportunity for spiritual seekers, yoga enthusiasts, vegans/vegetarians and anyone who is curious about yoga to come out and deepen their understanding of yoga and its physical, mental and spiritual benefits. Website

  • Tue
    18
    Jul
    2017
    3:00 pmPicton Town Hall, 2nd floor, 2 Ross St, Picton ON.

    A weekly barefoot free-from dance and movement initiative, with an
    eclectic music blend, open to all.  Bring your energy, high or low, fast
    or slow, and move with us.  $5 donation requested to cover the cost of our
    beautiful dance space.  Website

  • Tue
    18
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    23
    Jul
    2017
    All DayLakefield, ON.

    A mindfulness retreat in Lakefield, Ontario this August for teens ages 15-19.  Learn self-awareness, mindful communication, and techniques to calm and focus the mind. Many walk away saying it was the highlight of their young lives. If you know any parents with useless dis-regulated teenagers, send them this video. Jeff will be a lead teacher, helping to reinforce the grim military atmosphere. Just kidding! All doves and rainbows for these teens.   Website

  • Wed
    19
    Jul
    2017
    6:00 – 8:30 pm805 Dovercourt Road., 3rd Floor

    Weekly meetings of contact improvisation dancers that take place world-wide are called “jams,” in which dancers participants participate and watch as they choose over the course of 2-4 hours. Website

  • Fri
    21
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    23
    Jul
    2017
    All DayGanaraska Forest Center, ON.

    Join us for a weekend to explore the diverse relationships that humans have with plants. Whether you have an interest in herbal medicine, stewardship, foraging, gardening, craftsmanship, spiritual connection or simply the enjoyment of observing a wildflower; this gathering is for you!  Website

  • Fri
    21
    Jul
    2017
    unknownSeaton Village, Toronto ON.

    Toronto’s cutting-edge contemporary dance company, brings together professional dance artists with ordinary citizens to create a truly magical outdoor event in the heart of Toronto. Date TBA.  Website

  • Sun
    23
    Jul
    2017
    12:00–18:00 EDTTrinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto.

    The rhythm returns to our city!! Trinity Bellwoods Drum Circle returns this spring and summer 2017 for the growing drum and dance community of Toronto. We are now in our 5th year strong... growing every year with drummers from every part of the world, dancers from many backgrounds, and lovers of rhythm. Let's bring back the heartbeats and grooves, that make this city move!

  • Sun
    23
    Jul
    2017
    7-10pm201 Harbord Street Toronto ON.

    The Bampot Tea House Open Mic happens every Sunday evening. This is, happily, is not a rock n' roll venue, but an acoustic oriented night of shared music and words. The tea service is unparalleled.  Website

  • Sun
    23
    Jul
    2017
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pmDufferin Grove Park, Toronto, ON.

    Clay and Paper Theatre presents a multi-park tour this summer of “Fables for the Future.”  It is a standalone piece and the third in a creative, thematic trilogy that focuses on the earth and humankind’s ecological future. Website

  • Mon
    24
    Jul
    2017
    7-9:00PMCAMH Sacred Space - Bell Gateway Building

    The Compassion Circle 2.0 is a weekly group meditation and discussion service led by two CAMH Spiritual Care Services volunteers. It is a safe, non-judgemental place, where you can relax and be yourself while being heard, seen, and understood through empathetic listening and compassion.​  Website

  • Mon
    24
    Jul
    2017
    Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    All DayVancouver, BC

    Sustainable development conference at the Westin Bayshore Hotel with David Suzuki and Jon Montgomery as keynote speakers.  Website

  • Mon
    24
    Jul
    2017
    Mon
    31
    Jul
    2017
    All DayLa Patrie, Quebec, Canada

    OpenMind is a Transformational eco-gathering that celebrates life through ecstatic celebration and intentional well-being. It’s an invitation and reunification to harmonious communities from all corners of the globe, to share these inspiring celebrations of life in a wondrous natural paradise! Website

  • Tue
    25
    Jul
    2017
    5:30 pm565 Bloor St West Toronto, ON

    Grounds for Thought discussions are free to the public and take place on the last Tuesday of each month, and often on additional Tuesdays, too. During the discussion, please enjoy a complimentary cup of our Coffee of the Week, a fine selection from our 100+ varieties of coffee.  Website

  • Fri
    28
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    30
    Jul
    2017
    All Day553 Queen St. W., 2nd Floor, Toronto ON.

    This workshop surveys the history of mindfulness-based therapies applied in clinical settings, reviews the neuroscience of trauma and meditation through the pioneering work of leaders in the field and presents the psychological mechanisms underlying effective meditative interventions. Website

  • Fri
    28
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    30
    Jul
    2017
    All DayHarbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay W

    Perhaps the singular characteristic that distinguishes Persians from other ancient cultures at the dawn of civilization is the nomadic nature of a multicultural, pluralist society that culminated in the flatland of Iran. Benevolence, the unifying and principal thesis heralded a major turning point for humanity. Website

  • Fri
    28
    Jul
    2017
    Thu
    03
    Aug
    2017
    All DayNew Mexico

    Earth-Love-Go are a community of activists, teachers, writers, scientists, artists, and meditators who use contemplative tools and insights to support and energize their environmental activism. It happens at the amazing off-grid Lama Foundation mystery school in the mountains of New Mexico.  Website

  • Sat
    29
    Jul
    2017
    All DayYonge-Dundas Square,Toronto ON.

    CANCELLED due to construction. Join us at the Lovin’ Local Food Fest — Canada 150 edition, a celebration of local & sustainable food & drink in the heart of downtown Toronto. The Lovin’ Local Food Fest is a production of Live Green Toronto. Website

  • Fri
    04
    Aug
    2017
    7:20 pm - 9:30 pmDovercourt House, 2nd Floor, 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON.

    An ongoing inclusive dance space that is body loving and body positive and encourages movement for people of all genders, ages, sizes, abilities and backgrounds. We celebrate our connection to each other, to the earth, and to the dance of life, in our weekly dance gatherings called THE MOVE.  Website

  • Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017
    8:00 am201 Harbord Street Toronto ON.

    The Bampot Tea House Life Drawing event happens every Sunday Backroom. 15$. Bring materials. The tea service is unparalleled.  Website

  • Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017
    All DayTBA

    The Annual Free Yoga Meditation Day sponsored by Meditation Toronto and scheduled for August of 2017. Date, location and time to be confirmed. For more info visit Website

  • Mon
    07
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    13
    Aug
    2017
    EveningsVarious

    An outdoor dance festival that brings high quality contemporary and traditional dance to public parks. As dusk descends, a theatrical host leads the audience - which invariably includes children, dog walkers and local residents - to eclectic dance pieces that unfold in different areas of the park.  Website

  • Wed
    09
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    13
    Aug
    2017
    All DaySherbrooke QC.

    During 5 days, more than 600 artistes from around the globe offer 200 shows and workshops on 8 indoor and outdoor stages. Immerse yourself in the heart of cultures thanks to the unique Festival thematic tents.  Website

  • Thu
    10
    Aug
    2017
    6 -8 pmSpadina Road Library, 10 Spadina Road

    Bi-weekly meetings to discuss books concerning environmental justice and possible solutions our community can take to restore our relationship with nature. To register please email environmentalbookclubtpl@gmail.com. New Members Always Welcome! Meeting bi-weekly.

  • Thu
    10
    Aug
    2017
    9:00am – 2:00pmYonge-Dundas Square, Toronto, ON.

    Unplug from our phones, tablets and computers, and reconnect with the world. Celebrate our International Awareness Day in Toronto’s Yonge Dundas Square.  Website

  • Fri
    11
    Aug
    2017
    Mon
    14
    Aug
    2017
    All Day Salmo, BC, Canada

    Set on the Salmo River Ranch, a 500-acre working farm year round, the pristine Salmo River runs through it all. Come to enjoy the festival’s focus of providing amazing art, music and organic food. Website

  • Sat
    12
    Aug
    2017
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pmBroadacres Park, Toronto ON.

    Collaborative afternoon workshops led by an artistic team.  This will continue until August 19, 2017.  They’ll focus on creating elements, both physical (rugs, blankets, cushions, trays, bowls) and ephemeral (songs and  choreographies) that will make up our 3 public picnics ( July 15th, July 29th,  and August 12)  Website

  • Sat
    12
    Aug
    2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pmRowntree Mills Park, Toronto ON.

    An indigenous theatrical exploration of the Humber River. Storytelling, canoe ride, puppets and fire pit.  Website

  • Sun
    13
    Aug
    2017
    9:45 amForest Hill, Toronto ON.

    A community walk every Sunday all year round, growing the awareness of being active outside for all ages. Led by myself, a Holistic Nutritionist with only the health of the community in mind.  Website

  • Mon
    14
    Aug
    2017
    Wed
    16
    Aug
    2017
    all dayToronto ON

    2nd International Conference and Expo on Holistic Medicine and Nursing. Exploring New Innovations and Techniques in Holistic Medicine.   Website

  • Mon
    14
    Aug
    2017
    Wed
    16
    Aug
    2017
    All DayHarbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay W.

    Habari Africa Festival is a multi-disciplinary music and arts festival that displays the rich and diverse cultures of Africa. Join us for a weekend of exploration and engagement with the art, sounds, and tastes of the continent.  Website

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM LocationCentre for Addiction and Mental Health 1001 Queen W, Toronto, ON.

    Creations by local growers and florists. 10 am-3 pm. Free admission. Shaw Park at CAMH.  Website

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    All Day250 Fort York Blvd. Toronto, ON.

    An all vegan experience featuring comfort food, craft brews, wine and spirits and everything else vegan-friendly!  Website

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    All DayArt Gallery of Burlington 1333 Lakeshore, Burlington, ON.

    Master craft and emerging makers shows.  Website

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    20
    Aug
    2017
    All DayBlack Creek Pioneer Village

    Rastafest showcases the culture, history and lifestyle of Rastafari. The festival consists of ancestral drumming, children's activities, market place and a live international reggae concert featuring local and national reggae artists. Last years Website.

  • Wed
    23
    Aug
    2017
    All DayToronto, ON

    Sharing knowledge and research in the area of clean & renewable energy. An excellent opportunity for the delegates from universities and institutes to interact with the their colleagues.  Website

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017
    7:30pm - 9:30pmDovercourt House 2nd Floor 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON

    Ecstatic Dance Toronto is our modern way of getting together to dance for any of these reasons. There is no teacher in this space. You are free to move. There is no one way to dance, only infinite ways of dancing. Pay what you wish from $12 to $15.  Website

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017
    Mon
    28
    Aug
    2017
    All DayWaubashene, ON.

    Popular, affordable, the CEC retreat is unique for the way it builds on meditation practice, taking the insights we have on the cushion and applying them immediately to the social sphere, with engaging interactive practices and celebration-infused movement and hilarity.  Register by July 1 for $475; $525 after July 1.  Website

  • Fri
    25
    Aug
    2017
    Mon
    28
    Aug
    2017
    All DayWilderness Farm TN

    A beautiful summer festival, celebrating together under the midnight stars and sparkling summer sky - remembering that ecstatic wondering and longing for a place we can truly call home.Into the Wild isn't just a festival, it is  a vibrant creative village of life and all its potential.  Come and join us in the majesty of the wild!  Website

  • Sat
    26
    Aug
    2017
    9:00 pmKortright, Vaughan, GTA, ON.

    This workshop will give you an up-close look into the lives of these incredible insects. Learn all about bee biology and identification, their role in our environment, and the threats to their health. We will also tour the active hives and bee education centre at the Kortright Centre. Build a native bee habitat to take home. $30Website

  • Sat
    26
    Aug
    2017
    Sat
    02
    Sep
    2017
    All DayIkaria Greece

    Join us on a retreat to the island of Ikaria, Greece and explore the somatic origins of who you are. Simone Moir will share with you her unique integration of Yoga therapeutics, Buddhist retreat practice and Gestalt psychotherapy to help you rediscover the support of your own body as you move through the world.   Website

  • Sun
    27
    Aug
    2017
    12:00–18:00 EDTTrinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto.

    The rhythm returns to our city!! Trinity Bellwoods Drum Circle returns this spring and summer 2017 for the growing drum and dance community of Toronto. We are now in our 5th year strong... growing every year with drummers from every part of the world, dancers from many backgrounds, and lovers of rhythm. Let's bring back the heartbeats and grooves, that make this city move! Bring your instruments, foodies and sun blanket... At noon we will start acoustic jams and our community rhythm picnic!

  • Sun
    27
    Aug
    2017
    Mon
    04
    Sep
    2017
    All DayBlack Rock Desert, Nevada.

    Join in the effort to co-create Black Rock City, a temporary metropolis dedicated to art and community.  Website

  • Mon
    28
    Aug
    2017
    7-9:00PMCAMH Sacred Space - Bell Gateway Building

    The Compassion Circle 2.0 is a weekly group meditation and discussion service led by two CAMH Spiritual Care Services volunteers. It is a safe, non-judgemental place, where you can relax and be yourself while being heard, seen, and understood through empathetic listening and compassion.​  Website

  • Mon
    04
    Sep
    2017
    Tue
    05
    Sep
    2017
    All DayTextile Museum of Canada 55 Centre Avenue, Toronto, ON.

    The art and lives of the Huicholes, an Indigenous group from western Mexico whose history dates back 15,000 years. Featuring dazzling yarn paintings created using traditional techniques, the exhibition includes ceremonial objects, handmade textiles and photographs documenting a unique and threatened way of life.  Website

  • Wed
    06
    Sep
    2017
    Thu
    07
    Sep
    2017
    All DayRome, Italy
    An excellent opportunity to share your ideas and research findings relevant to the Sustainability Science. This interdisciplinary forum is for scholars, teachers, and practitioners from any professional discipline who share an interest in—and concern for— sustainability in an holistic perspective.  Website
  • Fri
    08
    Sep
    2017
    Sun
    10
    Sep
    2017
    All DayHarbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay W

    Discover how to choose a healthier, greener, and more compassionate lifestyle through cooking demonstrations, free samples, new products, and lots of delicious food. Website

  • Fri
    08
    Sep
    2017
    Sun
    10
    Sep
    2017
    All DayCabbagetown, Toronto ON.

    The Cabbagetown Art & Crafts is a not-for-profit corporation which benefits many local charitable organizations in various ways. The aim of CA&C is to encourage appreciation of the visual arts, to give artists a place to sell their work, and to foster community spirit.  Website

  • Sun
    10
    Sep
    2017
    All DayHumber Bay Park West

    More information TBA: Includes TBMF Sunset Series
    Tuesday Evenings: July 18th and August 1st, 15th, 29th.  Website

  • Fri
    15
    Sep
    2017
    7:20 pm - 9:30 pmDovercourt House, 2nd Floor, 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON.

    An ongoing inclusive dance space that is body loving and body positive and encourages movement for people of all genders, ages, sizes, abilities and backgrounds. We celebrate our connection to each other, to the earth, and to the dance of life, in our weekly dance gatherings called THE MOVE.  Website

  • Fri
    15
    Sep
    2017
    Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017
    8:00 PM to 8:45 PM Amos Waites Park 2445 Lake Shore Blvd W, Etobicoke.

    On the Brink fuses dance with sound and light at the water’s edge. Community workshops engage creatively with the site through land and water-inspired movement, improvisation with found sounds, and textile design. Website

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017
    10.00 am ~ 4.30 pmThe Centering Space, 59 Cambridge Ave. Toronto ON.

    We are based in Toronto, Canada, and present lectures and workshops throughout the year. Members and non-members may attend most of our events to learn about astrology, share knowledge, socialize and network with others who share a passion for astrology.  Website

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pm371 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON

    The Toronto Kirtan community's monthly circle at Dream Yoga Dance is hosted by renowned Kirtan leader Jim Gelcer. Everyone can sing and anyone can lead.   Website

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017
    Sun
    17
    Sep
    2017
    All DayToronto, ON.

    Sixth International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation 2017. “Reducing Vulnerability through Adaptation “. Website

  • Mon
    18
    Sep
    2017
    Wed
    20
    Sep
    2017
    All DayToronto,Ontario, Canada

    Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Events with over 600+ Conferences, 1200+ Symposiums and 1200+ Workshops on Medical, Pharma, Engineering, Science, Technology and Business.  Website

  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
    Sun
    01
    Oct
    2017
    All DayEnercare Centre Hall C, Toronto ON.

    The Yoga & Wellness Show features all vendors big and small who have something to contribute to the show in various health conscious categories including yoga studios, gym memberships, healthy nutrition, naturopathy, spiritual well-being, clothing and jewellery, motivational speaking, meditative arts, aromatherapy, all the shopping a yogi could ask for and so much more!  Website

  • Sun
    01
    Oct
    2017
    All DayWorld-wide

    International Day of Older Persons is a special day for older persons or senior citizens all over the world. Website

  • Sun
    01
    Oct
    2017
    All DayVarious

    The day brings global attention to the health and environmental benefits of vegetarianism and focuses on the ethics of following a vegetarian lifestyle. Website

  • Fri
    06
    Oct
    2017
    Sun
    08
    Oct
    2017
    All DayCooper Union, New York City.

    An annual forum in New York City that examines the role of psychedelic drugs in science, healing, culture and spirituality. In recent years, a growing community of scientists, doctors, artists, activists, seekers and scholars have orchestrated a renaissance in psychedelic thought and practice.  Website

  • Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM LocationCentre for Addiction and Mental Health 1001 Queen W, Toronto, ON.

    Creations by local growers and florists. 10 am-3 pm. Free admission. Shaw Park at CAMH.  Website

  • Wed
    11
    Oct
    2017
    Sun
    15
    Oct
    2017
    All DayHarbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay W

    Dedicated to taking audiences on journeys that deeply explore the world’s most pressing social issues. Now in its 17th year, Reelworld harnesses the power of film and storytelling to create more socially engaged citizens by showcasing compelling stories that raise awareness, spark conversation and create greater understanding.  Website

  • Sun
    15
    Oct
    2017
    8:00 am201 Harbord Street Toronto ON.

    The Bampot Tea House Life Drawing event happens every Sunday Backroom. 15$. Bring materials. The tea service is unparalleled.  Website

  • Sun
    15
    Oct
    2017
    All DayVarious

    A 4-hour feast of mindfulness practices to awaken the senses and cultivate kindness, featuring CEC’s own Jeff Warren. Your participation helps the Centre for Mindfulness Studies bring mindfulness for mental health to marginalized people. 3 locations - Daniel's Spectrum, MacLachlan College and your house (i.e. virtual).  Website

  • Thu
    19
    Oct
    2017
    7:30pm - 9:30pmDovercourt House 2nd Floor 805 Dovercourt Road Toronto, ON

    Ecstatic Dance Toronto is our modern way of getting together to dance for any of these reasons. There is no teacher in this space. You are free to move. There is no one way to dance, only infinite ways of dancing. Pay what you wish from $12 to $15.  Website

  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017
    All DayMaRS Discovery District Toronto ON

    The Social Finance Forum is about making better profits, not just bigger ones. Social finance uses private capital and the power of business to push social progress and protect the environment. The Forum is the place to gain insights into this fast-growing market, spot trends and make new connections.  Website

  • Sat
    11
    Nov
    2017
    All DayMetroland Western Fair District, London, ON.

    The end of the autumn harvest season marks the return of the Forest City’s VegFest; London’s only plant-powered party which brings together vegans and the veg-curious in a celebration of community and compassion!  Website

  • Thu
    16
    Nov
    2017
    Sun
    19
    Nov
    2017
    All DayThe Enjoy Centre 101 Riel Drive St. Albert, AB.

    Indie Handmade is St. Albert’s newest holiday shopping event, bringing together the very best that the Canadian Handmade community has to offer to shoppers looking for the perfect gift.  Website

  • Sat
    18
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pm371 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON

    The Toronto Kirtan community's monthly circle at Dream Yoga Dance is hosted by renowned Kirtan leader Jim Gelcer. Everyone can sing and anyone can lead.   Website

  • Mon
    04
    Dec
    2017
    Tue
    05
    Dec
    2017
    All DayToronto, ON.

    Canada's Largest Solar Event. If you are a solar energy professional, practitioner, stakeholder or advocate, you should not miss this event! Network with thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors representing the entire industry.  Website

  • Fri
    29
    Dec
    2017
    Mon
    01
    Jan
    2018
    All DayWyebridge, ON.

    Join the Consciousness Explorers Club's Jeff Warren and Erin Oke in the waning hours of 2017 for quietude, meditative reflections and meeting the new year with care and intention. This weekend retreat is a chance to deepen your contemplative practice and restore your weary soul with guided practices in a friendly community.  Website

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