◆ All meetings, events, and trips are cancelled until further notice. ◆

Meeting Days

Lunch: Lunch is provided at noon with a donaton of $2 unless otherwise stated.

Social Hour: Right after the meeting, members are encouraged to socialize.

Movie and Dinner: Following each meeting, interested members often gather to enjoy
a movie at the Cineplex Yonge Eglinton or Famous Players Canada Square, followed
by dinner usually at the Pickle Barrel restaurant.

Upcoming Trips

There are no upcoming trips.

Previous Trips 2020

Wednesday, March 25 – Hamilton

Afternoon at the Ed Mirvish Theatre to see a performance of Hamilton was cancelled
due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Theatre has refunded the tickets; the refunds have
been distributed to the people who had tickets.

Previous Trips 2019

Wednesday, December 18 – Bowmanville Christmas Lights

An afternoon-and-evening bus trip to Bowmanville. We visited the White Feather
Country Store
, then stopped for dinner, and then got back on the bus for a tour of
the famous Christmas Lights of Bowmanville.

Cirque du Soleil

On November 24, we headed to Ontario Place to take in Alegria, the Cirque's most
popular show. It featured the stunning acrobatics, captivating antics, and spectacular
sets that the Cirque is renowned for.

Trip to the Bell Homestead

We took a day trip to Brantford on October 29 to visit the Bell Homestead (where
Alexander Graham Bell did his pioneering work on the telephone). We also enjoyed
a narrated tour of Brantford, a visit to the Brantwood Farms store, and stopped by
the Iroqrafts Store on the Six Nations reserve.

Trip to Niagara

A day trip to Niagara Falls on Wednesday, June 16 to visit the Niagara Outlet Mall,
Fallsview Casino,
and the Cheese Factory.

Trip to Ottawa for the Tulip Festival

A three-day trip to Ottawa, going Tuesday May 14 and returing Thursday May 16.
Travel and return by bus; stay two nights at the four-star Lord Elgin Hotel in downtown Ottawa.
The three days include a guided tour of Ottawa inluding tulips and the Parliament Buildings,
a cruise on the Ottawa Canal, admissions to museums, and time at the famous Byward Market.

Musical Play: Dear Evan Hansen

On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, join us for the musical play Dear Evan Hansen at the
Royal Alexandra Theatre. This is the story of a young man with social anxiety, who fakes
a role in real tragedy in an attempt to draw closer and fit in with his peers. The cost is $50
per TCV member.

Play: The Play That Goes Wrong

On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, join us to see The Play That Goes Wrong at the
Ed Mirvish Theatre. What would happen if Monty Python's Flying Circus was called to
investigate a murder? Find out at this award-winning comedy! The cost is $50 per TCV

Previous Trips 2018

White Feathers and Bowmanville Lights

On Tuesday, December 18, we're taking a bus trip to the White Feathers country store followed
by a tour of the spectacular Christmas lights on the homes of Old Scugog Road in Bowmanville.
Combine last-minute Chrismas shopping and a festive drive. Residents of Almise Co-op
are invited to come with us.

“Wild Magic” and Festival of Lights in Niagara

On Saturday, December 8, join us on a trip to see Wild Magic at the Greg Frewin Theatre
in Niagara Falls. Be amazed by majestic tigers, large parrots, and never-seen-before illusions.
Our day in Niagara includes lunch, the Wild Magic show, time on your own at Casino Niagara,
and finally a drive to see the Festival of Lights.

Grand River Lunch Cruise and Blazing Fiddles Show

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Pickup: 8:45 a.m. at 16 Concorde Pl., then 9:15 a.m. at NE corner of Yonge St. and York Mills Rd.
Please contact Yasmin (yasminburt@hotmail.com) for info or to register.

African Lion Safari

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Pickup: 8:45 a.m. at 16 Concorde Pl., then 9:15 a.m. at NE corner of Yonge St. and York Mills Rd.
Please contact Yasmin (yasminburt@hotmail.com) for info or to register.
Cost: subsidized for TCV members, $110 each for guests.

Musical play Come From Away

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Meet at: 1:00 p.m. outside the Royal Alexandra Theatre on King Street, a short walk west from University Avenue.
Showtime: 1:30 p.m.

Trip to the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival

Saturday April 7, 2018
Pickup: 8:45 a.m. at 16 Concorde Pl., then 9:15 a.m. at NE corner of Yonge St. and York Mills Rd.
Morning stop: The Farmers' Market in St. Jacobs
Lunch stop: Crossroads Family Restaurant
Main stop: The Maple Syrup Festival in Elmira

Shen Yun at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Meet at 1:30 pm at the Four Seasons Centre, 145 Queen St West, Toronto (by University Ave) to pick up tickets from Yasmin.
Show starts at 2:00 pm.

Previous Trips 2017

A day in Port Dover: Dutch Mill Country Market, Picard Peanuts, lunch at Erie Beach Hotel & Bonnie Heath Vineyard

Thursday August 17 2017
Members' fee $22 (includes $2 tip for driver)
Pickup: at 8:45am 16 Concorde Pl., & 9:15am at NE corner of Yonge St. & York Mills Rd.

Mystery Tour and Lunch: Chocolate FX, Peller Estates Winery & Restaurant, Niagara Fallsview Casino or Niagara-on-the-Lake

Monday May 8 2017
Members' fee: $25.
Pickup: at 8:45am 16 Concorde Pl., & 9:00am at NE corner of Yonge St. & York Mills Rd.
Return time 7:00 - 7:30pm.

Kim’s Convenience at Young Centre for the Performing Arts

Saturday March 4 2017, 2:00pm.
Member’s rate $20.00
Distillery Historic District, 50 Tank House Lane, Toronto, 416-866-8666

Previous Trips 2016

Niagara-on-the-Lake Outlet Shopping, Niagara Fallsview Casino & Dinner at Skylon

Wednesday December 7, 2016
Members' cost $25
Lunch on your own, dinner at 4:30pm, return by 8:00pm
Pickup time: 10:45am at 16 Concorde Pl. & 11:00am at NE corner of Yonge St. & York Mills Rd.

Ripley’s Aquarium of Cananda

Wednesday November 2, 2106
Members' cost $5
Meet at 10:15am at entrance: 288 Bremner Boulevard, near CN Tower, 10min. walk from Union Station.

The Credit Valley Explorer Autumn Luncheon Train

Thursday Sept 22, 2016
Meet at 9:15am, 50 Eglinton E. lobby
Members' cost $40
Lunch at 11:30am, tea at 3:30pm.
Depart at 5:30, expected arrival time: 7:00pm

Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory & Niagara Fallsview Casino

Tuesday May 10 2016, members' cost: $30.
Pickup time: 10:15 at 16 Concorde Pl. & 10:30 at NE corner of Yonge St. & York Mills Rd.
To attract butterflies, please wear colourful clothing.

Royal Alexandra Theatre - Kinky Boots

Wednesday Feb. 10 2016, meet at 1:15pm
Members' cost $20
260 King St. West, Toronto
King and University Ave, short walk from St. Andrew Subway Station.