The Champlain Society

Samuel de Champlain in Music: Sunday November 1, 2015

The Champlain Society joins the Aradia Ensemble on November 1st 2015 to present “On the Path of Champlain” at the Alliance Française of Toronto.

The evening will consist of baroque music Samuel de Champlain might have known as well as readings from Champlain’s book on his 1615-1616 trip to Huron country. This celebration of the 400th anniversary of Champlain’s visit to “Ontario” will be presented in the theatre of the Alliance Francaise Toronto – Downtown campus, 24 Spadina Road, Toronto, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST).

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Join Us on Saturday November 7, 2015 for our Annual General Meeting!

This year’s AGM starts at 2pm in the Theatre of the City of Toronto Archives, 255 Spadina Road. Following the usual reports,  Dr. Sandra Alston will present on aspects of her (and Cicely Blackstock’s) book, this year’s Champlain Society volume, Another World”: William Ord MacKenzie’s Sojourn in the Canadas, 1839-1843. Dr. Marti Latta, of the University of Toronto, will also present on some of the latest insights regarding the archaeological findings in Huronia. As always, the afternoon will conclude with a toast to the winner of this year’s Chalmers Prize in Ontario history and our wine and cheese reception sponsored by Chateau des Charmes.

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