Gibson House Museum Gingerbread Sweets and Treats Workshops

Get into the holiday spirit by decorating a gingerbread cookie and baking a traditional recipe in the historic kitchen. Gather in the parlour with a shortbread cookie and warm apple cider for a reading of the classic tale, "A Visit from St. Nicholas.” Try out the many toys Victorian children would have received Christmas morning, and explore the historic house bedecked in greenery and cheerful ribbons. After programmed activities, self-tour the historic house, visit the Discovery Gallery and pick up your decorated Gibson House cookies. Event dates: December 8 and 15, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Event price:Adult and Child $30, Additional Child $15, Additional Adult $15 +TAX Advance tickets […]

Orchestra Toronto Presents The Winters of Childhood

Meridian Arts Centre 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto

On December 8th, Orchestra Toronto will perform The Winters of Childhood at the George Weston Recital Hall in the Meridian Arts Centre. Pre-concert chat at 2:15 PM with Conductor Michael Newnham. Ticket prices: $45 (regular); $25 (super-saver); $39 (senior, regular); $19 OTOPus (29 & under). Tickets available from the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office, 416-733-0545 or www.ticketmaster.ca.