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[24 May 2017]
Dundas Studio Tour Turns 20 – Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1

The Dundas Studio Tour turns 20!

Join the Dundas Studio Tour on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1 from 10 am to 5 pm daily at eight different artist studios in and around Dundas to celebrate our 20th Anniversary!

Purchase works of art — pottery, weaving, textiles, jewellery, blown glass, and more — directly from our family of thirty artists.  For our 20th Anniversary Year, the Tour Theme is Gratitude.  Admission to the Dundas Studio Tour is free and each studio offers a draw for a special art prize.

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[18 May 2017]
Lesley Stewart and CHCH Morning Live Visit!

Lesley Stewart spent the morning at Great Expectations talking hair trends for women, and men with the GreatEx team.  A big shout out to Giselle and the stylists.

Great Expectations offers leading hair care services and colour treatments:  precision haircuts, colour, perms, updos, gel and spa manicures, pedicures, waxing, ear piercing, bangs trimming and beauty consultations, as well as children’s haircuts.

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[7 Dec 2016]
The Nutcracker:  A Canadian Tradition

Canada’s Ballet Jörgen returns to Hamilton! Make sure not to miss this beautiful Canadian classic this holiday season!   See The Nutcracker:  A Canadian Tradition on Saturday, December 10th at Hamilton Place.

Set to the much-loved Tchaikovsky music, this quintessentially Canadian Nutcracker features the vibrant works of the great Group of Seven landscape artists. It’s the magical tale of a little girl’s Christmas dream and her grand journey through our northern landscapes filled with snowflakes, trilliums and woodland creatures. Share the dream with your family!

Get your ticket now to the show …

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[7 Dec 2016]
Festival of Stars

First Annual Niagara FESTIVAL OF STARS – December 4-5, 2016

Irish singing sensation Daniel O’Donnell, American pop legend BJ Thomas, and Conway Twitty tribute artist Mike Walker perform during The Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights

 The first annual FESTIVAL OF STARS Concert Series comes to the Niagara region on December 4 and 5.  Music once again returns during The Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights and audiences will delight in the opportunity to see these great performers: Irish sensation Daniel O’Donnell with his special guests, Mary Duff and Derek Ryan, …

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[29 Aug 2016]
Dundas Textile Artist – Katherine Schumacher:  A New Studio Location on the 2016 Dundas Studio Tour

For textile artist, Katherine Schumacher the physical practice of hand sewing is an act of personal reflection and meditation with each perfect and immaculate stitch a silent and calming affirmation.   Ms. Schumacher is a Dundas based textile artist and creates quilts, pillows, hand linens and wall hangings in a variety of natural fabrics.  In October she will be featured as a new artist studio location on the annual Dundas Studio Tour which runs Saturday, October 1st and Sunday, October 2nd.

A social worker by training and now specializing in dementia care, …

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[29 Aug 2016]
Dundas Artist Danuta Niton on Dundas Studio Tour

Danuta Niton’s studio is in a charming, cottage-like home peacefully tucked away at the far end of Dundas on Head Street.  This October Danuta’s art filled home and work space will be featured as a guest location during the annual Dundas Studio Tour. Tour goers will have a chance to chat with Ms. Niton about her creative process, purchase her artwork and enjoy the day visiting her lovely gallery and ever-flourishing gardens.

Danuta’s popular Dundas-themed series of historic buildings and landmarks can be purchased as prints or art cards at various …

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[9 Aug 2016]
Family Movie Night

On Friday, August 26th at 8:00 p.m. Eastgate Square is pleased to feature “Elf” outside in the Parking Lot on the big screen, adjacent to the Bus Pad.

Admission to “Elf” is free with a donation of a new unwrapped toy to the CHCH Christmas Toy Drive for a child in need this coming Christmas.  Donations can be dropped off at the RED Toy Box located outside the Eastgate Food Court Doors on August 26th starting at 5pm.  In addition, if you wear your Christmas PJ’s/Ugly Christmas Sweater or a Christmas …

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[3 Jun 2016]
Emotional Intelligence Workshops with Linda Marshall of Marshall Connects

Emotional Intelligence, Employee Engagement and Work-Life Balance are three vital components to every successful business.

As a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, (CAPS), and a certified Personality Dimensions Facilitator®, Linda Marshall brings her on-the-ground experience to help businesses succeed in developing and maintaining strong leadership and team dynamics.

Join Linda on June 21 at two dynamic workshops: Self Awareness & Self-Management Strategies Strong self-awareness and self-management is necessary to become successful and a lack of it will limit your potential; 90 percent of top performers have a high level …

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[3 Jun 2016]
The 2016  Dundas Studio Tour

Join the Dundas Studio Tour on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2 from 10 am to 5 pm daily at eight different artist studios in and around Dundas and enjoy food samples and  table-setting inspiration.

Purchase works of art — pottery, weaving, textiles, jewellery, blown glass, and more — directly from our family of thirty-two artists.  This year’s theme is Metamorphosis.

Admission to the Dundas Studio Tour is free and each studio offers a draw for a special prize.

For more information about the Dundas Studio Tour visit the website …

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