Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016
Karen Walton is an award-winning screenwriter & creative producer whose credits span an eclectic array of popular, critically-acclaimed and/or ground-breaking film & television works. To film lovers, she’s the sardonic scribe behind the international cult horror classic, Ginger Snaps. In TV, she’s been in the earliest writing rooms for game-changing series such as gay culture classic Queer As Folk, & science fiction sensation Orphan Black. Her unique voice & dedication to social change through innovative content has won Karen a Canadian Comedy Award, a special jury citation from TIFF, CSA for Best Dramatic Series, and the Writers Guild of Canada’s Writers Block Award for outstanding contribution to the national screenwriting community.
Spoke Beer Show
Friday, Jun 10, 2016
Raise a glass and say cheers in honour of your new favourite beer. This year’s beer show sees a group of 11 breweries vying for your tastebuds with the hope of being voted onto the club’s taps for the year. Sample each unique brew and make the tough decision of which you’ll be able to enjoy for the next delicious, golden year.
Movies by Design
Saturday, Jun 11, 2016
After a long hiatus, our Movies By Design series is back. Programmed in conjunction with long-standing member and interior designer, Dolores Pian, this film series takes an in-focus look at movies’ spaces and what makes them beautiful.
The first film screening will be of the classic, 'An American in Paris'. Three friends struggle to find work in Paris, and things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman. (Love, Paris and Art – what a combo.) A movies with hits of colour to refresh your senses.
Art Sketch with Danilo Ursini
Monday, Jun 13, 2016
Draw her like one of your French girls. Express yourself, and unleash your imagination onto the canvas while our resident artist, Danilo Ursini instructs on how to draw the ideal nude figure. $20 plus tax and tip includes a glass of wine and supplies.
Tuesday Night Grill
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016
Nothing says summertime like the smell of BBQ. Our Grill Nights are back with an all-new 3-course menu. Every Tuesday the rooftop will feature a prix-fixe menu of delicious favourites from land and sea grilled to perfection.
Nancy’s Round Table – Harnessing the Positive
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016
Sometimes the best things in life are free, like acts of kindness, or expressions of gratitude. Learning to harness the positive in our life is one of the most powerful choices we can make in our lives as it will change the world around us as well as ourselves. This event is $25 plus tax and includes light food and select non-alcoholic beverages.
Friday, Jun 17, 2016
Wine connoisseurs assemble! You’ll be able to sample enough wine to make you, well, blush. And once your cheeks return to their regular rosy glow, you’ll be able to cast your ballot for your favourite rosé of the evening. And then, voila, enjoy the wine as part of your drink menu for the rest of the year! Light snacks will be served.
Perfectly Imperfect Workshop
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016
Learn how to let go of the need to be perfect and embrace the beauty of imperfection. Join other professional and entrepreneurial women for an intimate evening of creative self-discovery with Art Therapist Or Har-Gil. Ditch your comfort zone. Discover your creativity. Make a beautiful mess. The event cost covers all art materials used during the workshop.
Asado and Bossa Nova
Friday, Jun 24, 2016
Asado is an Argentinian tradition and we’re serving it up authentically with a side of Bossa Nova. Relax with the sounds of South America after a long workday and enjoy a prix-fixe menu of assorted meats served hot off the grill.