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World Aids Day Events 2009

1 December 2009 No Comment

WORLD AIDS DAY 2009 EVENTS:

BENEFIT: Voices Of Hope (Casey House) World AIDS Day concert with Dr Draw, Julie Michaels and others. 7 pm. Free (donations appreciated). Metropolitan United Church, Queen and Church. caseyhouse.com.

LECTURE: Climate Change And Food Security Panel discussion on how climate change will undermine global food production. 7 pm. Free. OISE, rm 3311, 252 Bloor W. climatechangeiscomingtotown.net.

2009 World AIDS Day Event: HIV, Housing and Health. Join the a series of presentations on HIV, Housing and Health on Tuesday, December 1, 2009 from 2 - 3:30 pm in the East Common Room at Hart House. The series of talks are presented by the University of Toronto’s Centre for International Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Hart House in collaboration with the Fife House Foundation.

LECTURE: The Cost Of Hot Water: Climate Change And The Oceans Talk by journalist/author Alanna Mitchell. 7:30 pm. Free. Swansea Town Hall, 95 Lavinia. justearth.net.

LECTURE: The Munk Debates
Live screening of the debates featuring George Monbiot, Elizabeth May and others. 6-9 pm. $8, stu $4. Ryerson Student Campus Centre, 55 Gould. ryersongreens.ca.eff

LECTURE: Discussing the end of globalization with John Stackhouse. 7 pm. Free. Reference Library, 789 Yonge. torontopubliclibrary.ca.

EVENT: University of Toronto World AIDS Day 2009, Hart House, University of Toronto. December 1st, 2009. Talk on how universities can fight global pandemics, live music, a dance and more. 4:30 pm. Free. Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. Pre-register [email protected]

LECTURE: Bring “The Girls” Out
Info on the links between breast cancer and everyday products for women 18 to 35. 7-9 pm. Free. Centre for Social Innovation, 215 Spadina. Pre-register 416-960-2284 ext 222.

LECTURE: La’onf Talk by a member of the Iraqi Nonviolence Network hosted by CBC’s Anna Maria Tremonti. 7-8:30 pm. Free. Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Pk. dd-rd.ca.

FUNDRAISER: 6th Annual World AIDS Day Breakfast
For information, contact Leah Stephenson (ph/fax: 416-422-0114, [email protected]). Proceeds support Voices of Positive Women and Blueprint for Action on Women and Girls and HIV/AIDS.

LECTURE: HIV, Housing and Health,
Hart House, University of Toronto.

FILM SCREENING: Africa’s Children – Africa’s Future is showcasing art performances, multimedia and short videos on December 1, 2009 at 7 pm at the Bloor Cinema to raise funds for children affected AIDS

EXHIBIT OPENING: Mapping Ourselves: an all day art exhibition featuring Body Maps from African and Canadian artists and Voices of Positive Women Harm Reduction Theatre Troupe, Queen West Community Health Centre, 168 Bathurst Street. December 1st, 2009

FUNDRAISER: Voices of Hope National World AIDS Day Concert – Casey House, Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen Street East
December 1st, 2009

MEMORIAL: Carnation Memorial

World AIDS Day, 5:45pm. 
The 519 Church Street Community Centre, Toronto. This community event honours and remembers those we have lost to AIDS and supports those living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, both locally and globally.

Friday December 4th:

FUNDRAISER: CAP AIDS World Aids Day fundraiser at the Annex Live. http://www.facebook.com/#/event.php?eid=239376285133&index=1

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