Special Events

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Past Special Events

May 14, 2024
Special Session

A Place in the Sun or a Spot in the Shade: Affordable, Sustainable, and Independent Housing for Older Adults with Dr. Markus Moos and Dr. Penny Gurstein

December 4, 2019
Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

A Grand Musical Entertainment: Grassroots Music of Old Ontario with Ian Bell, a musician, visual artist and former museum curator

August 28, 2019
Special Lecture to Launch Fall Lecture Series

What Makes Niagara Wines Great? Interactive Wine Tasting Tutorial with Tony Aspler

April 17, 2019
Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series

The Shaw Festival: Creating a more human theatre experience with Tim Jennings

June 12, 19 and 26, 2019
3 Part Workshop
Dying Well – “Let’s Talk About It!”

  • Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)
  • Other Options for Dying Well
  • Advanced Planning

December 5, 2018
Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

“Heart of Turtle Island: The Niagara Escarpment” with Mark Zelinski, Award-winning photography since 1977

August 29, 2018
Special Lecture to Launch Fall Lecture Series

Ellis Katsof, Founder and CEO of MyProtirement

July 18, 2018
Special Lecture

Canadian Playwright Norm Foster
Some Characters I’ve Known or Created

April 25, 2018
Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series

Sally Armstrong
Uprising: A New Age is Dawning for Every Mother’s Daughter

December 6, 2017
Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

Paul Benedetti
“You Can Have A Dog When I am Dead: Essays on Life at an Angle”

August 30th, 2017
Members Only

Janet Matthews
Heroes and Heart

April 5th, 2017
Members Only

Bryan Wylie
Rock & Roll is Here to Stay!

December 7th, 2016
Members Only

Colin Maier
Short Musical Program

October 19th, 2016
Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

September 21st, 2016
Special Lecture

Katherine Barber
Bachelor For Rent: Things You Never Suspected About Canadian English

August 24th, 2016
Members Only

Bryan Wylie
Never was a Story of More Woe: Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet compared to West Side Story