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Urban Planner: August 1, 2014

1 hour agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: Art: The Xpace Cultural Centre is hosting a building-wide opening reception for new work in its three exhibition spaces, and celebrating the opening of a fourth. In the Main Space, Amber Landgraff curates Uncommon...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 31, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: Fringe favourites, the return of Beatlemania, and air-guitar showdowns. Theatre: Some of our city’s favourite plays are being reprised as part of On Stage On Demand. Five days will see the performance of six independent productions, with all ticket proceeds donated to charities of the playwrights’ choice. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 30, 2014

2 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: rare films by Satyajit Ray, and Pride on screen. Ongoing… Art: If The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors has a mascot, it’s Emperor Yongzheng. The image of the 18th-century Chinese ruler dominates...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 28, 2014

4 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: eat, drink, and learn on a green rooftop, and converse with Colm Feore. Technology: Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is hosting a night of lectures, a screening, and an outdoor BBQ for its Green Roof Gathering. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 25, 2014

In this Urban Planner: a food-filled night market, and ruminatively toe-tapping indie music. Festivals: The fifth annual Waterfront Night Market, held a stone’s throw from the lake, on Cherry Street, will feature a vast array of “street food,” predominantly Asian-style. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 24, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: a festival of burlesque, learning about urban wood, and undead comedy. Performing Arts: So far, this summer has seen music, film, theatre, and food in the spotlight, and now it’s time to focus on the foxy females (with a few guys thrown in for good measure). Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 23, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: aboriginal storytelling, things about objects, and piano sensations. Civic Engagement: Engage in web-based activism at OCAD, where participants in the Edit-a-Thon will attempt to increase representation of female artists on Wikipedia by creating and updating entries for women in history and art. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 22, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: photographic bingo, tremendous trivia, and a storybook evening. Fundraisers: If you can tell your Adams from your Arbus and your Lange from your Liebovitz, you just might find yourself yelling “photobingo!” at Gallery 44. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 21, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: celebrating the city's musical theatre community, and why you should care about Canada's new prostitution laws. Civic Engagement: The people behind Why Should I Care? are co-hosting with Women in TOPolitics this discussion on Canada’s new prostitution laws. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 18, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In this weekend planner: east-end jazz, and Clue goes burlesque. Music: The Beaches International Jazz Festival has grown over the years into 10 days chock-full of diverse programming, including a jazz run, a street festival, a food truck fest, and much more. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 17, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: patio music, local treasure-hunting, and a restored slasher flick. Music: If the patio is your summer destination of choice, Roy Thomson Hall wants to sweeten your sun-soaking with its Live on the Patio music series. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 16, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: porch dancing, bat watching, and Star Trek-themed improv. Civic Engagement: If “sharing is caring” is, for you, more guiding principle than kindergarten rule, #ShareFestTO is where you’ll want to be tonight....Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 15, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: pick up produce at an urban garden, and enjoy some free yoga or tai chi. Food: Not sure what to make for dinner tonight? Consider hitting up The Farm Lot’s Summer Market Party on your way home. Vendors will be on hand in the urban garden at 369 King Street West with locally sourced food and drink, from berries to beer. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 14, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In this Urban Planner: help send an actor Down Under, and a laughable comedy showcase. Fundraisers: Actor and writer Gillian English (Drag Queen Stole My Dress, Love in the Time of Time Machines) won’t be spending August on stage, because she’s been capped to play for Canada in the International Football Cup (Aussie rules) in New Zealand. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 11, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: a PanAm party, and a musical tour through New York City. Parties: A year from now, the 2015 Pan Am Games will begin in Toronto, so organizers have arranged a two-day party—1 year to go! #WeArePanAm Party—to ramp up excitement for the 2015 event. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 10, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: lazy days of summer art, open-air Shakespeare, and a whole lot of air guitar. Art: Duuuudes, wouldn’t you rather be at the beach right now? If you can’t get your toes into some sand, the #Hashtag Gallery has a hot alternative. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 9, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: an '80s Fright Night, and rare films by Satyajit Ray. Film: Since they’re sooo cool, the curators of The Black Museum are playing a bit of hooky this month. Taking a break from schooling horror fans on the finer details of the genre, they’ll be kicking back with a screening of 1985?s atmospheric vampire flick Fright Night. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: July 8, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: Caribbean Carnival kick-off, an all-Canadian concert, and movies on the patio. Festivals: Caribbean Carnival, Toronto’s three-week celebration of all things Caribbean launches this afternoon at Nathan Phillips...Show More Summary

Urban Innovations That Could Turn Your City Into A Bicycling Paradise

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Bicycles may be part of the future of transit, and designers and city planners are constantly looking for ways to make cycling safer and more appealing to commuters. Here are a few innovations—beyond bike paths—that could make cities better for bikes. Read more...

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