Nerd Nite Toronto Turns FOUR
We're celebrating four years with the perfect mix: Science, Toronto, Beer and Bloore. Be There and Be Square.
Doors at 7pm, start at 7:30pm, $5 cover
Special Performance from Mad Science!!
Mad Science is the worlds leading science enrichment provider, with a mission to spark the imagination and curiosity of children. Mad Science has been introducing children to the wonders of science for over 20 years in the GTA and we are excited to bring our Fire & Ice show to Nerd Nite Toronto!
Fire & Ice: The properties of our amazing dry ice will be demonstrated with a foggy dry ice storm, a shivering coin dance, screaming sizzling scissors, and the BIG BURP. We will heat things up with indoor fireworks, disappearing fire, and a thrilling finale that will leave you wanting more!
Presentation 1: "The Streets of Hogtown" by Richard Fiennes-Clinton
This talk highlights historical gems from Muddy York Walking Toursincluding Toronto's street names and a look back on brewing and entertainment in the city's past. We'll start with infamous Yorkville brewer and Nerd Nite favourite Joseph Bloore, and saunter through amusing bits of Hogtown history.
Richard Fiennes-Clinton founded Muddy York Walking Tours muddyyorktours.com in 1997. When not visiting sites related to the history of crime, theatres, food and the ghosts of Toronto, you can find him giving presentations on arcane parts of Toronto's past. He also contributes to media sources, daily periodicals and the CBC.
Presentation 2: "A Brewery in The Big Smoke" by Greg Taylor
If only all Career Days were like this. Steam Whistle Brewing was an idea that turned from campfire musings into an independent, award-winning reality through the work of its Founders, the self-proclaimed Three Fired Guys.
Greg Taylor will talk about his journey in founding Steam Whistle Brewing after many formative lessons learned along the way. Hell share the founding principles of the brewery and what makes it a unique work culture today. steamwhistle.ca
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