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Public Meeting: Niagara Falls Cultural Hub and Farmer’s Market 7:00 pm
Public Meeting: Niagara Falls Cultural Hub and Farmer’s Market @ Niagara Falls History Museum
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm
The City of Niagara Falls Culture Plan expressed the desire for cultural intensification to create a vibrant and well planned city, and called for the development of an integrated, centralized cultural asset. The Main & Ferry area presents a unique opportunity to form a cultural cluster, as described in the City’s, and Region of Niagara’s Cultural Plan, in this neighbourhood. The project will operate as a new hub for culture and community in the historic Main & Ferry area. The project space, will be a dynamic creative space dedicated to arts, cultural engagement, and farmers’ market activity with additional publicly accessible space for community gatherings. If you are unable to attend the meeting, please take a few moments to fill out the short survey online. Visit letstalk.niagarafalls.ca for more information on this exciting new initiative. This event is hosted by the City of Niagara Falls.
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Fall Lecture Series: The Future of Food and Beverage 10:00 am
Fall Lecture Series: The Future of Food and Beverage @ Armenian Community Centre
Oct 25 @ 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. The Future of Food and Beverage Presenter: Craig Youdale, Dean, Canadian Food and Wine Institute, Niagara College Learn what Canada’s leader in culinary, beer, wine and food science training has in store for the Niagara region, and how students are being prepared for a future in the food and beverage industry. This lecture series is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.
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What’s the Role of Food in the Social Innovation Agenda? 2:00 pm
What’s the Role of Food in the Social Innovation Agenda? @ Online
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm
As the Canadian government develops a Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy, there is an exciting opportunity around what the role of food will be. This webinar will explore socially innovative food programming in schools and hospitals and ask how food can make up a major part of the social innovation agenda. How can we leverage food programs to better address social issues? Commissioned by Employment and Social Development Canada, this webinar will feed into the Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy. Have your say! In this webinar you will: Learn the basics of social innovation Hear ideas on how to build innovative programs to address complex social problems Provide your input on how the Canadian government can support innovative food programming
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Niagara Knowledge Exchange & Community Calendar

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Fall Lecture Series: The Future of Food and Beverage @ Armenian Community Centre
Oct 25 @ 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.

The Future of Food and Beverage

Presenter: Craig Youdale, Dean, Canadian Food and Wine Institute, Niagara College

Learn what Canada’s leader in culinary, beer, wine and food science training has in store for the Niagara region, and how students are being prepared for a future in the food and beverage industry.

This lecture series is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.

Oct
30
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What’s the Role of Food in the Social Innovation Agenda? @ Online
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm

As the Canadian government develops a Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy, there is an exciting opportunity around what the role of food will be. This webinar will explore socially innovative food programming in schools and hospitals and ask how food can make up a major part of the social innovation agenda. How can we leverage food programs to better address social issues?

Commissioned by Employment and Social Development Canada, this webinar will feed into the Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy. Have your say!

In this webinar you will:

  • Learn the basics of social innovation
  • Hear ideas on how to build innovative programs to address complex social problems
  • Provide your input on how the Canadian government can support innovative food programming

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