Motel: Documentary Film Screening 7:00 pm
Motel: Documentary Film Screening @ Niagara Falls History Museum
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Motel, which just had its world premiere at the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto, is about an old honeymoon motel in the falls that was turned into affordable housing. The film is an intimate portrait of the managers and some of its residents as they try to build a positive and welcoming community. Director Jesse McCracken will be in attendance for a post-screening discussion. This screening is hosted by the Niagara Falls History Museum.
Deadline: NCF Mini-Grant Application 12:00 pm
Deadline: NCF Mini-Grant Application @ Online
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm
The Mini-Grants Program provides $500 grants to eligible organizations for projects that address the Foundation’s granting priorities. This program provides a time-sensitive, streamlined and responsive process for smaller projects. This grant is not suitable for projects that have a budget exceeding $2000. Grant-Making Priorities: Addressing the issues/indicators in the Living in Niagara Report 2014, or, Assisting with the development and implementation of tools and resources that would contribute to an organization’s success; including professional and organizational development and training. More information can be found here. This grant is provided by the Niagara Community Foundation.
Lailey’s Endless Summer Event
Lailey’s Endless Summer Event @ Lailey Winery
Aug 19 – Aug 20 all-day
Join Lailey Winery for Lailey’s Endless Summer Event in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake. Lailey Winery is located on the Niagara Parkway, just a hop skip and jump away from Old Town Niagara-on-the-Lake. They will be hosting some wonderful local vendors, a special tasting day in their tasting room, and a food truck! Admission is free. This event is hosted by Lailey Winery.