THIS WEEK IN THE HAMMER: MAR. 6 - 12, 2017
A PEEK INTO SOME EVENTS HAPPENING THIS WEEK IN AND AROUND HAMILTON
Monday, March 6, 2017
Jazz Up The Winter Blues 2017 for Good Shepherd @ Ancaster Mill
Let's Be Vocal about Homelessness!
Join us for a spectacular evening of gourmet food and live music at the Ancaster Mill in support of Good Shepherd programs and services.
Enjoy performances by four remarkable jazz and blues artists: IAN THOMAS, HARRISON KENNEDY, STEVE STRONGMAN, HAILEE ROSE and the DARCY HEPNER JAZZ ORCHESTRA.
When: Monday, March 6, 2017
Where: Ancaster Mill, 548 Old Dundas Road, Ancaster, ON
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Play It Forward 2 - The Great Song Switch @ This Ain't Hollywood
Several of the Hamilton area's finest singers and songwriters cover one another in a night of fearless music and support.
When: 8 - 11 pm
Where: This Ain't Hollywood, 34 James Street North, Hamilton, ON
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 International Women's Day!
Women in Islam @ The Scottish Rite
WCCH member, Basharat Tayyab will unravel some of the mysteries and dispel the myths about Islam and the role of women in that religion. This is a regular meeting of the WCCH. Light refreshments will be served. No admission charge for members, non-members pay $10, which may be put toward a membership purchased in 2017.
When: 2 pm
Where: The Scottish Rite, 4 Queen Street South, Hamilton, ON
Thursday March 9 & Saturday March 11,2017
Crown Point Candle Making Workshop @ Studio on James
From Crown Point Candles: Here we go again!!! Come and customize 3 CUPS of wax for 3 beautiful candles! You'll get 40+ hours of burning from just ONE of these candles! That's over 120 hours of burning all together!🔥Amazing!🔥Already have some folks booked for Saturday so email those seat requests to me before we fill up - AGAIN!
When: Thursday workshop 7 - 9 pm and Saturday workshop 2 - 4 pm
Where: Studio on James, 126 James Street North, Hamilton, ON
Email email@example.com to reserve your spot
Friday, March 10, 2017
James North Art Crawl
James Street North Every Second Friday of the Month is Art Crawl.
Get out and support your local art scene!
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Maple Syrup Workshop @ The Mustard Seed
Tree to Table is a family owned and operated business located right in rural Hamilton. They deliver premium maple syrup by paying close attention to every process involved in production. There are no shortcuts to producing the best maple syrup.
In this workshop you'll learn about the process of producing maple syrup from tap to table. You'll experience a personalized tour through the maple bush, sample our syrup, learn about tree identification, see how we practice sustainable tree-tapping, and attend to woodland biodiversity, wildlife habitat & endangered tree species. ALL AGES are welcome to attend this workshop!
**People can meet at the The Mustard Seed co-op and carpool. It's roughly a 30 min drive. We have one van to take 6 people at 9:30**
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Laughing Under The Influence: Comedy from both sides of the law @ Mills Hardware
“Laughing Under The Influence: Comedy From Both Sides Of The Law” is what happens when right means wrong. Featuring a unique blend of storytelling and stand-up comedy, it brings together four comedians who have had run-ins with the law and four professionals on the opposite side, each with their own unique take on life.
Proceeds from the night will be donated to a local chapter of the MS Society with hopes of it making a difference in the fight against MS.
Featuring not just comedy but also magic, live music and a fantastic raffle, it has something for everyone.
When: 7 pm
Where: Mills Hardware, 9 King Street East, Hamilton, ON
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Maple Syrup Festival @ Whitfield Heritage Village
Come and see both traditional and modern methods for making maple syrup and then try some delicious, reasonably priced pancakes sold by the St. George Lion’s Club at the Ironwood Hall!
The Maple Syrup Festival at Westfield is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and to learn about maple syrup and about Ontario’s history. Bring a friend or the whole family! Tours and demonstrations run throughout the day and there are free horse drawn wagon rides available.
When: 10am - 4 pm
Where: Whitfield Heritage Village, 1049, Kirwall Road, Hamilton, ON
Adult admission: $11.00
Youth (6-17yrs old) admission: $6.50
Senior admission: $10.00
Disabled admission: $10.00
Family Rate (2 adults & 2 youths): $30.00
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