BY: EMILY WELSH
Happy end of March everyone! It is officially spring, or so they say. The end of term and abundance of assignments may at times mask Spring's presence. Read on for a selection of events that may ease you past the next few weeks and feel free to leave any you know of in the comments!
|Comic: Spring Approacheth Source.|
1. 2017 Toronto Storytelling Festival
|This year's festival ends April 2nd! Source.|
Learn more about the upcoming events and ticket options click here.
2. Vimy 100 Toronto
|Vimy 100 Toronto - April 8th & 9th. Source.|
To read the full schedule and learn more click here.
3. From Storefront to Home Front: Memories of Eaton's at War
|Mackenzie House is hosting a walking tour for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Source.|
On Sunday April 9th, join Mackenzie House whose walking tour for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge will explore the lives of the Eaton Company's employees who enlisted in the First World War as well as the lives of their families that remained behind in Toronto. Tickets for the tour are $10.
To learn more click here.
4. Spring and Easter Flower Shows
|Current and upcoming flower shows at local conservatories. Source.|
To learn more about the conservatories click here.
5. Family Workshop: Easter Egg Painting
|Learn how to make traditional pysanky! Source.|
Get ready for Easter by learning how to make traditional pysanky (Easter eggs)! On Saturday April 8th, Sunday April 9th, and Saturday April 15th, Todmorden Hills will be offering workshops for ages 8 years and up to learn the traditional wax resist techniques behind pysanky. Preregistration is required. Tickets: $8-12
For more information click here.
The event page is also here for any MI, MMSt, alumni and guests interested in checking out this year's end of term party on April 8th. For those entering the final stretches of this term I would like to wish you best of luck and a job well done for all of your hard work.