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

More info here

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

More info here

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

More info here

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 crownpointcandls@gmail.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! 

More info here

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**

More info here

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

More info here

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

More info here

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

Have an event you want us to promote?  

Email Joanna@Coffeecology.com for more info.

 

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