November 2019 Activities

Here are the activities that we have planned for the month.  Be sure to check the Events page for more details and updates.

Fitness

  • Fit for Life (paid class), Mondays and Fridays, 10 am – New session starts November 4th with NO CLASS on November 11th.
  • Shibashi Tai Chi – Wednesdays, 10am

possessionOther Activities

  • Library Open 9am to 9pm daily *
  • Classic FilmThe Third Man November 6th at 7:00pm
  • Book ClubPossession November 25th at 7:30pm
  • Movie Night – Movie to be announced November 26th at 7:00pm

For more info, please contact Pat Wright at 647-352-5304!

*Please note that there is tutoring and ESL in the evenings in the Library

Classic Film Night – November 6th

Announcing our second classic film …

The Third Man

Wednesday November 6th at 7:00 pm, in the Party Room

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Who Killed Harry Lime??

And why??

Why do all the witnesses to the crime keep dying??

 

 

A classic film noir featuring a suspenseful script by Graham Greene

Experience the atmosphere of seedy, cynical post war Vienna

The best of black and white expressionist cinematography

Iconic music – “The Third Man Theme”

Stars galore – Joseph Cotten, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard, Alida Valli

Classic Film Night – October 16th

Finally… our first classic film.

A Fish Called Wanda

Wednesday Oct 16th at 7:30 pm, in the party room in 85fish-called-wanda-image

*Sexy, rude, shocking, in your face comedy*

A comedy so funny a Danish doctor laughed himself to death while watching

A twisted love story, a farcical comedy, a crime caper blended into 90 minutes of madness

A Winner of 3 Academy awards with lots of stars: John Cleese and Michael Palin from Monty Python, Kevin Kline, and Jamie Lee Curtis

Bring popcorn and snacks. Comments, applause, cheers, and groans during the presentation will be encouraged.

After the movie, we would appreciate your feedback and/or other suggestions for movies. Please contact us at classicfilmsinthetowers@outlook.com. Your feedback would be much appreciated.

* Restricted rating: 18 and older

Classic Films at the Towers

classic-films-logoWe are a group of film buffs interested in sharing our collection of classic films with the Leaside Towers community. 1 evening every month, we will present a movie classic in the party room in 85 as soon as premises are available.

Our film fest crosses many genres: – drama, mysteries, comedies, thrillers, sci-fi, and more. We have taken all your suggestions into consideration and will present these films thru 2019 (dates to be announced).

October         Comedy  A Fish Called Wanda

November    Mystery  The Third Man

December     Drama  The French Connection

If you are interested in attending and/or have other suggestions for movies, please contact us at classicfilmsinthetowers@outlook.com.

Your feedback would be much appreciated.

New Session of Aquafit Starts October 24th

aquafit-dumbbellsPPL presents Aquafit! All levels welcome.

This is a great class for adults of all ages, skill and fitness levels! Aquafit is easy on your joints and can be used to build up cardiovascular endurance, strengthen your core, and improve overall muscle tone. Jump in and make a splash with us in this low-impact exercise class!

DETAILS:

Day and time: THURSDAY 10:00am – 11:00am
Length: 8 Weeks (October 24 – December 12)
Start Date: October 24th @ 10 am
Price: $45.00 per person

CLASS REGISTRATION:

We need 10 people to register to start up a class. Simply register with the Recreation Coordinator at the Recreation Centre of Leaside Towers. Payments must be paid in full (cash or cheque payable to PPL) to guarantee your spot.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Please contact the Recreation Coordinator at the Recreation desk 416-421-2971 or Lucy Arkell, Fitness Instructor, lucy.arkell1@gmail.com or 416-550-7422

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October 2019 Activities

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Here are the activities that we have planned for the month.  Be sure to check the Events page for more details and updates.

Fitness

  • Fit for Life (paid class), Mondays and Fridays, 10 am – please note NO CLASS on October 14th.

hillbilly elegyOther Activities

  • Library Open 9am to 9pm daily *
  • Storytelling with Sage Tyrtle in the Library, October 2nd at 5:30pm
  • Movie Night – Movie to be announced October 22th at 7:00pm
  • Book ClubHillbilly Elegy October 28th at 7:30pm
  • Children’s Halloween Party – October 31st at 6pm. Limited space – free tickets must be picked up at the office

For more info, please contact Pat Wright at 647-352-5304!

*Please note that there is tutoring and ESL in the evenings in the Library