Not Just Numbers™ is an interactive, mystery game that will debut at the Myseum Intersections festival. Join a diverse group of community members and scholars to uncover the identities and life stories behind the Canadian census. Sift through historical photographs, newspapers, maps and other clues to solve the mysteries behind each entry. This event is in English.

Au-delà des chiffres™ est un jeu mystère interactif qui sera lancé au festival Intersections du Myseum. Joignez-vous à un groupe diversifié de membres de la communauté et d’universitaires pour dévoiler les identités ainsi que les histoires de vie derrière le recensement canadien. Épluchez des photos, des journaux, des cartes et d’autres indices historiques pour résoudre les mystères derrière chaque entrée. Cet événement sera en anglais.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Halifax

Date: 30 April 2017

Time: 1-3 pm

Location:

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Kenneth C. Rowe Hall

1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax, NS B3H 4P7

Closet bus stop: Barrington Street and South Street

Closest major intersection: Barrington Street and South Street

Parking info: Paid parking lot to the right of Pier 21 main entrance, metered parking on surrounding streets.

For tickets, visit: https://notjustnumberspier21.eventbrite.ca

Toronto

Date: 25 May 2017

Time: 6-8 pm

Location:

Ralph Thornton Community Centre, Queen/Saulter Branch, Toronto Public Library

765 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M4M 1H3

Closest transit: Queen Street East at Saulter

Closest major intersection: Queen Street East and Broadview Avenue

Parking info: Meter parking along Queen

Kingston

Date: 10 June 2017

Time: 2-4 pm

Location:

Kingston Frontenac Public Library, Isabel Turner branch

935 Gardiners Rd, Kingston, ON K7M 9A9

Closest transit: Cataraqui Centre

Closest major intersection: Princess Street and Gardiners Road

Parking info: Cataraqui Centre Mall across the road

Ottawa 

Date: 20 July 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Location:

The Global Centre for Pluralism

330 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1A 0G8

Closest transit:  Bruyere/Sussex

Closest major intersection: Eastern exit of Alexandra Bridge, or Bruyere Street and Sussex Drive

Parking info: Limited onsite, paid parking lot down the road

Toronto

Date: 23 August 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Location:

Bloor Gladstone Branch, Toronto Public Library

765 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M4M 1H3

Closest transit: One block east of Dufferin subway station

Closest major intersection: Dufferin and Bloor

Parking info: Green P parking is available on the street around the library.

PAST EVENTS

Date: March 22, 2017

Event Location:

Toronto Reference Library

Beeton Hall

789 Yonge St.

Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8

Time: 6-8pm

To reserve a ticket, please visit: https://notjustnumbers.eventbrite.ca

Tickets are free.

Date: 22 mars 2017

Lieu de l’évènement :

Toronto Reference Library

Beeton Hall

789 Yonge St.

Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8

Heures : de 18 h à 20 h

Pour réserver un billet, veuillez consulter le: https://notjustnumbers.eventbrite.ca

Les billets sont gratuits.

Please note this event will be in English.

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Lead Partners / Partenaires principaux :

Supporting Partners / Partenaires de soutien :  

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Project Lead & Researcher / Chef de projet et chercheur : Daniel Panneton

Programming Lead / Chef de programmation : Gracia Dyer Jalea

Special thanks to the Toronto Public Library for providing the space for this event.

Nos remerciements tout particuliers à la Toronto Public Library pour avoir offert son espace pour cet évènement.

Funded by/Financé par : 

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This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a collaboration between the Toronto Foundation, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.

Cette initative est rendue possible grace au Fonds communautaire pour le 150e anniversaire du Canada, qui est une collaboration entre le Toronto Foundation, les foundations communautaires canadiennes, le gouvernement du Canada et des leaders extraordinaires de l’Atlantique au Pacifique à l’Arctique.

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