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Got some old journals or grade school assignments lying around? Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids, an open mic night in Toronto (and Ottawa) is the place to share them. From the hysterical to the poignant, the series takes show and tell to a new level.

For more info visit www.grownupsreadthingstheywroteaskids.com.

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An open mic series celebrating early (and we mean early) works

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Feminine, fun and fantasy-inspired designs
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 Sock Monkey at Operation Sock Monkey
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 The Curative part of the WriteNOW! theatre festival
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A sneak peak at some of the plays in this years festival

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 Nathan MacIntosh at Comedy Thursdays at McVeigh's
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Funny finalists battle it out in front of celebrity judges for $777

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Eco Wedding and Lifestyle Show
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Environmentally friendly alternatives for the first day of the rest of your life

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Ice sculpture at Bloor Yorkville IceFest
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Ice-capades in Toronto's premier shopping district

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Sadie Yancey HoopGirl Instructor
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The kid's toy gets an adult twist

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Catch 23 improv comedy
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Making up comedy on the spot at Clinton's

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The Lunacy Cabaret
THE LUNACY CABARET
Onstage insanity at The Centre for Gravity

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52 MONDAYS:
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Toronto Christmas Lights
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS
Taking in the beauty of the season

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Ryan at the Spa for Men
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Ryan gets polished at a spa for men

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Trampoline Hall
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The ideas fly at Toronto's popular public lecture series

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creative movement at Artists Play
CREATIVE MOVEMENT
June takes an creative dance class for adults at Artists' Play Studio

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Cheese Boutique
THE CHEESE BOUTIQUE
Lis talks to one of the big cheeses at the biggest cheese shop in Canada

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Rob Trick  Rants for Rent
RANTS FOR RENT
Contestents have their say

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Scrabble at Kilgours
SCRABBLE IN THE CITY
New and experienced players test their vocabulary and their luck on Bloor St. W.
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Toronto exclusive showcase
TORONTO EXCLUSIVE SHOWCASE
Didi gets the scoop of the Toronto Exclusive showcases at the Smiling Buddha bar
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Mysterion
GHOST WALK
Parkdale expert, Mysterion the Mindreader, shows us some of the area's creepier haunts
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helicopter
HELICOPTER RIDE
Lis sees the sghts from above courtesy of the Toronto Helicopter Company

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High Park
HIKING IN HIGH PARK
June takes in the fall foliage and some animals too

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rock climbing
INDOOR ROCK CLIMBING
Lis scales the walls at Joe Rockhead's
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Cineforum
CINEFORUM
June checks out the famous film screenings in Reg Hartt's home

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groovy mondays
GROOVY MONDAYS
The weekly Monday night open mic and concert series turns five

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T-Dot Book Club
T-DOT BOOK CLUB
A monthly meet-up with a literary bent

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Brasserie patio
PATIO TOUR
Lis explores the pleasures of drinking and dining outdoors

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Toronto PSI Society
PSYCHOGEOGRAPHIC WALK
The road to nowhere leads to some interesting finds

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karaoke at the Unicorn
KARAOKE AT THE UNICORN
Cover tunes and comedy come togethe
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fire spinning

FIRE SPIN JAM
Local fire artists light up Clarence Square Park

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salsa at Alleycatz
SALSA AT ALLEYCATZ
Lis learns some hot Latin moves

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Toronto island beach
THE TORONTO ISLANDS
June gets out of town
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tattoo
TATTOO STUDIO & GALLERY
Lis thinks about getting some ink on King West
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go carts
GO-KARTING
June picks up speed in North York
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Ontario Place bumper boat
ONTARIO PLACE
Canada Day fun at Toronto's lakefront playground
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The CN Tower
THE CN TOWER
Lis gets high at the world's tallest freestanding structure
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The Docks driving range
THE DOCKS DRIVING RANGE
June gets a lesson from a golf pro at the foot of Lake Ontario
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wine tasting
WINE TASTING
A master shows Lis how to sample wine at the historic Summerhill LCBO
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Ultimate
ULTIMATE
Combine soccer, football, basketball and Frisbee and you get this fast-growing recreational pastime

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Blue Jays
BLUE JAYS GAME
The changes to the Rogers Centre and the team hit a homerun with Lis

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Free Times open mic
THE FREE TIMES OPEN STAGE
Singers and songwriters keep time on College
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beading class
MAKING JEWELRY
Lis gets crafty at the Sassy Bead Co.
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Contact festival
THE CONTACT FESTIVAL
Looking at some of photography festival's public installations
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mystic tan
MYSTIC TANNING
June gets a UV-free glow at Glow
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flirting
FLIRTING ON THE TTC
Lis picks up at Union Station
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Toastmasters
TOASTMASTERS
June learns how to speak good...
um, I mean better

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Shameless Dames
SHAMELESS DAMES BURLESQUE
It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel... strangely aroused
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line dancing
LINE DANCING
June kicks up her heels with Fred Buckley
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pole dancing
POLE DANCING
Lis lets it slide at Flirty Girl Fitness
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Raven Crow - Ty Belly Fusion
TY BELLY FUSION
Raven Crow teaches us how to isolate and jiggle it
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The Black Roses
THE BLACK ROSES CD RELEASE
The nefarious comedic folk duo take over the Gladstone
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Ron Sparks - Alt.Comedy Lounge
ALT.COMEDY LOUNGE
One of Toronto's hottest venues for stand-up comedy
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clown jam
CLOWNING AROUND
June does the red nose thing at the Centre Of Gravity
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art opening at Gorilla Monsoon
ART OPENING AT GORILLA MONSOON
Next time you're at a bar or cafe take a look at what's on the walls
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bluegrass at the Local
BLUEGRASS AT THE LOCAL
A little bit of moutain music in the city
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election night at the Dora Keogh

ELECTION NIGHT IN CANADA
We spent the election night with the only party that is a party
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dirty bingo
DIRTY BINGO
The game with the nastiest prizes in town
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skating at Harbourfront

SKATING AT HARBOURFRONT
A rink that stays open while the rest of Toronto melts
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