Springtime Events in Kingston: May & June 2019

Fun things to do in Kingston, Ontario in May and June!

Upcoming Events in May and June - Kingston, Ontario

Looking for something to do in Kingston in May or June? Here’s a list of upcoming one-time-only events we think you will enjoy. All submitted by our community!

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Every Thursday until June 13 – Art Hive: drop-in art & wellness class – 4pm-6pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

Thu. May 9 – Pottery Open House, Workshops, Drop-in & Spin – 4pm-8pm at Amaranth Stoneware (in west end) – FREE

Thu. May 9 – “What a Relief” print-making class – 6:30pm-8:45pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – $90/person, $75 AEAC members

Sat. May 11 – Melos Concert: Early Music and Dance from the Middle East to France with guests Alpharabius musical ensemble, traditional Egyptian dancer Nada El Masriya, and Baroque dancer Edgar Tumak – 7:30pm-9pm at the Isabel – $10-$25/person

Sun. May 12 – Afternoon Tea with Children’s & Youth Choirs in Concert – 3pm-5:15pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

Mon. May 13 – Applied Anarchism: Unschooling, with Christine Renaud – 6:30pm-8pm at AKA Autonomous Social Centre – FREE

Mon. May 13 – Workshop: Flourishes for Hand-Lettering & Calligraphy – 6:30pm-8:30pm at Tett Centre – $15/person

Wed. May 15 – Yogi’s Table: An Evening of Yoga & Food – 5:30pm-9:30pm at Fête Events – $85/person

Thu. May 16 – ART MATTERS and Inuit Art Foundation Edit-A-Thon – 12:15pm-4pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

Thu. May 16 – Info Webinar: “Screen Cultures and Curatorial Studies @ Queen’s” – 5pm-6pm online – FREE

Sat. May 25 – Restorative Yoga Spa – 1:30pm-3pm at Salti Yoga Kingston – $40/person

*almost sold out – Sat. May 25 – Cantabile Choirs: Sky Full of Stars with Montreal’s a cappella male quartet Quartom – 7:30pm-9:30pm at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts – $20-$22/person

Sun. May 26 – Workshop: “The Album of Your Life: Visioning Collage and Collaborative Songwriting with Krista Muir”– 1:30pm-4pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – $10/person

Mon. May 27 – Bullet Journaling Workshop – 6:30pm-8:30pm at Tett Centre – $25/person

Fri. May 31 – Nancy Blum “Flora and Fauna: Public Art in Public Places” – 7pm-9pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

Fri. May 31 – “Astonishment & Wonder” An Evening of Close Up Magic with David Johnson – 7:30pm-9pm at Donald Gordon Centre’s coach house – $20-$25/person

June 2019

Sun. June 2 – Beat Beethoven Run – 4K, 8K or 1K kids run – 9:45am-1pm at Confederation Park/City Hall – $35-$95/person

Thu. June 6 – Summer Concert Series ft. SHHH!! Ensemble (Ottawa) with percussion & piano – 12:15pm-12:50pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

Thu. June 6 – Rendering Fabric: Form and Flow” – 6:30pm-8:45pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – $90/person

Fri. June 7 June Choirs Festival ft. Libertas Male Choir (Toronto) with the “Groot Mannenkoor Nederland” (the Netherlands) totalling 120 singers – 8pm-10pm at St. George’s Cathedral – $20-$25/person

Fri. June 7 An Evening of Magic with David Johnson (18+) – 9pm-10pm at Donald Gordon Centre’s coach house – $20-$25/person

Sun. June 9 – Art Workshop: “The Politics and Poetics of Animated Collage with Emily Pelstring” – 1:30pm-4pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – $10/person

Mon. June 10 – June Choirs Festival ft. Didgori Ensemble (Georgian folk & chant music) – 12:15pm-12:50pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

Wed. June 12 & Thu. June 13 – June Choirs Festival ft. St. Martin’s Boy’s Choir visiting from Biberach, Germany – 7:30pm-9:30pm at St. George’s Cathedral – $20/person

Thu. June 13 – Summer Concert Series ft. Peletsis-Dardykina Piano Duo (Montreal) “The Northern Lights: Music From the North” – 12:15pm-12:50pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

Thu. June 13 – Artist Talk, Tour and Performance ft. Emily Pelstring – 7pm-8:30pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

Sat. June 15 – Kingston Pride Parade & Community Fair – 10:30am-5pm at Confederation Park – FREE

Mon. June 17 – Applied Anarchy: Responding to Climate Change – 6:30pm-8pm at AKA Autonomous Social Centre – FREE

Thu. June 20 – Art Gallery Guided Tour: “Let’s Talk About Sex, bb” – 12:15pm-1pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

Thu. June 20 – Summer Concert Series ft. organist Tom Fitches (Toronto) – 12:15pm-12:50pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

Sat. June 22 – June Choirs Festival ft. Stratford Concert Choir (Stratford, Ontario) – 7:30pm at St. George’s Cathedral – $20-$25/person

Thu. June 27 – Late-19th, early 20th century Spanish guitar music – 12:15pm-12:50pm at St. George’s Cathedral – FREE

July 2019

Mon. July 15 – Applied Anarchy: Populism, Politicians, and Popular Power – 6:30pm-8pm at AKA Autonomous Social Centre – FREE

Thu. July 18 – Art Gallery Guided Tour: “Stepping Out: Clothes for a Gallery Goer” – 12:15pm-1pm at Agnes Etherington Art Centre – FREE

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