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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.
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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.
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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.
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Niagara Knowledge Exchange & Community Calendar

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Deadline: NCF Community Grant Application @ Online
Sep 11 @ 12:00 pm

Niagara Community Foundation’s Community Grants Program focuses on finding ways to help individuals, families, organizations and communities prosper.

While Niagara is facing many challenges, we also have an opportunity to seek new and sustainable ways of addressing community issues and creating a more collaborative approach to meeting the challenges facing organizations and our community.

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

Click here for more information on eligibility and the application process.

This grant is provided by Niagara Community Foundation.

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Fall Lecture Series: Scorned as Timber, Beloved by Sky – The Story of Emily Carr @ Armenian Community Centre
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lifelong Learning Niagara is a third age learning organization providing learning programs and experiences for adults 50+ living in the Niagara region.

Scorned as Timber, Beloved by Sky: The Story of Emily Carr

Presenter: Anna Stanisz, Associate Director, Creative Learning & Programs, McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Listen to a fresh perspective on being a British Columbia woman artist in a world dominated by Group of Seven giants.

This lecture series is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.

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Fall Lecture Series: Queen Victoria and Canada @ Armenian Community Centre
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lifelong Learning Niagara is a third age learning organization providing learning programs and experiences for adults 50+ living in the Niagara region.

Queen Victoria and Canada

Presenter: Dr. Carolyn Harris, Historian, Author and Royal Commentator; Teacher, University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies

Learn about Queen Victoria’s profound impact on Canadian history, politics and culture, plus her role as Mother of Confederation in uniting Canada in 1867.

This lecture series is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.

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