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The Breakout Project

Wednesday, May 10th - Friday, May 12th
Fort Henry,
Fort Henry
Kingston, Ontario Canada
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The Breakout Project

Over forty-eight epic hours in May 2017, thousands of innovative minds will unite in Kingston, Ontario. Here they will be given one monumental challenge: kickstart social good projects designed to improve our community, society and planet.

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9:00 AM
Free

Data Day: Building a Community

Thursday, May 11th @ 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Douglas Library,
93 University Avenue
Kingston, ON K7L 5C4 Canada
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Queen's 175 Anniversary

The program features presentations and panels on national initiatives and local services for managing, linking and promoting research data. Our keynote speaker is Jeremy Geelen, from SSHRC, who will discuss Tri-agency policies on data management.

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12:15 PM

Art Matters Talk

Thursday, May 11th @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Agnes Etherington Art Centre,
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6 ‎ Canada

Art Matters is an informal lunch-hour presentation: bring a friend and learn more about the exhibitions. On 11 May, join two of the student curators of "Absence/Presence: Contemporary Works in Dialogue," Siobhan and Elizabeth Handley-Derry, for a talk in the exhibition. For information about this show, curated by students in Contemporary Art and Curatorial Practice

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2:30 PM
Free

Career Pathways in the Healthcare Industry

Thursday, May 11th @ 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM
School of Medicine – Room 132A,
15 Arch Street
Kingston, Ontario Canada
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This event provides excellent partnership and networking opportunities for: Pharmaceutical industry leaders & professionals, and
recently graduated or soon to graduate MDs and PhDs in Biomedical Sciences.

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3:00 PM
Free

Integrative Health Open House

Thursday, May 11th @ 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kingston Integrated Healthcare Inc.,
541 Palace Road
Kingston, K7L 4T6
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KIHC is a team of 10 health professionals with expertise in complementary, alternative, and integrative medicines. We work as a team, blending modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of healing.

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5:30 PM

English Conversation Group

Thursday, May 11th @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
JDUC – Queen’s University International Centre (QUIC),
John Deutsch University Centre (JDUC), Queen's University (87 Union St.)
Kingston, ON Canada

Program for Queen's university community. Come to QUIC to gain confidence in conversational English, meet Canadian and international students, and have fun. Formal registration is not required – join the program any time. Group activities are facilitated by staff and volunteers. Spouses/partners of int'l students and staff are welcome to participate.

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6:00 PM

2017 Summer Show Auditions

Thursday, May 11th @ 6:00 PM - Sunday, May 14th @ 4:00 PM
Sydenham Street United Church,
82 Sydenham Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3H4 Canada

CAST AUDITIONS FOR MAN OF LA MANCHA AND SPAMALOT! Blue Canoe will be holding auditions for our two summer shows on: Thursday May 11 6pm-9pm (open audition, no sign up!) Saturday May 13 2pm-9pm Sunday May 14 12:30pm-4pm Auditions are open to anyone between the ages of 13-30 To sign up for auditions visit https://bluecanoetheatrical.com/auditionsignup.php

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7:00 PM

Little Hoots Painting Workshop

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Kingston Collective,
303 Bagot Street, Suite 14
Kingston, ON K7K 5W7 Canada

Little Hoots With Danielle Folkerts | $55 + tax per person Thursday, May 11th 7-9pm | The Kingston Collective Last chance to paint Little Hoot's with me! Are you looking for a fun and unique night out with friends or family? You are officially invited to join artist and instructor Danielle Folkerts for an energetic

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Artist Fees and Carfac Representation

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre (in Tett Centre),
Suite 305 - 370 King St. West
Kingston, ON K7L 2X4 Canada

Led by Taylor Norris FREE for members / $5 for non-members, please register in advance by emailing info@modernfuel.org Participants will learn about the CARFAC artist fee schedule—which outlines professional rates for artists—and learn how to negotiate fees, navigate copyright and seek representation from CARFAC! About the instructor: Taylor Norris was the Membership and Survey Coordinator

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James and the Giant Peach JR

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:00 PM
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Baby Grand Theatre,
218 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B2 Canada

Bottle Tree Productions Youth Musical Theatre Class presents: James and the Giant Peach JR Words and Music by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul Book by Timothy Allen McDonald Based on the book James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl A delightfully offbeat adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl adventure, James and the Giant Peach

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Philosopher’s Café: Road Tripping in 2017

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Agnes Etherington Art Centre,
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6 ‎ Canada

Would Alan Collier Drive an Electric Car Today? Road Tripping in 2017 In conjunction with the exhibition "Road Trip: Across Canada with Alan C. Collier," this session considers the present and future of road tripping in Canada, delving into the environmental ethics of travel. Our Philosopher’s Café begins with presentations by Steve Lapp, Professor, Energy

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Bring Back The 80’s

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Barcadia,
347 Princess St
Kingston, ON K7L 1B7 Canada

Remember the Cocamo? How about studio 801? Starting this Thursday we are going to be hosting DJ Jay Bradley for a night of throw backs on vinyl.. Kicking off the new Thursday jams with special throw back from the 80's. Jay's spinning rare 80's vinyl from The Cocamo and Stages teen nights and tunes from

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7:30 PM

King’s Town Players Present: Of Mice and Men

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Convocation Hall – Theological Hall,
85 Stuart Street
Kingston, Ontario Canada
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Set in America during the Great Depression, this classic play tells the story of George and Lennie, two migrant farm workers, who go in search of new beginnings, in the hope of attaining their shared dream: of putting together enough money to buy a small piece of land and building a home.

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$20

Death of a Salesman @ Domino Theatre

Thursday, May 11th @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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Domino Theatre,
52 Church St
Kingston, Ontario Canada
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The story revolves around the last days of Willy Loman, a failing salesman, who cannot understand how he failed to win success and happiness. Through a series of tragic soul-searching revelations of the life he has lived with his wife, his sons, and his business associates, we discover how his quest for the "American Dream" kept him blind to the people who truly loved him. A thrilling work of deep and revealing beauty that remains one of the most profound classic dramas of the American theatre.

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9:00 PM

GHOST TWIN (Winnipeg) + Games Collide @ The Mansion (19+)

Thursday, May 11th @ 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM
The Mansion Kingston,
506 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1C5 Canada

Don't miss Winnipeg's Ghost Twin as they make a stop on their tour in Kingston for one night only - Thursday, May 11, 2017 - with special guest Games Collide! // ABOUT: Ghost Twin combines roaring synth lines, dirty pulsing bass, dreamy guitar, and haunting baroque and industrial vocals. Live video percussion that feeds cinema

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