What’s Up Community Calendar – July 2018
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July 1, 2018 – Celebrate Canada Day! Brantford’s July 1st Canada Day Celebration is notorious for its stellar lineup of events and entertainment and this year is no exception. Bands set to perform on the main stage include: Preztel Logic, Johannes Linstead, The Ones, Freedom Train, LeE HARVeY OsMOND and headliner, 54.40. PLUS, the Young Canadians Area will welcome performances and meet and greets with Bob the Builder, Rubble from PAW Patrol, Masha and The Bear and entertainment courtesy of The BarryO Kidshow and 30 Dollar Weekend. Tons of food trucks, midway, games and more! Location: Lions Park – 20 Edge Street, Brantford.
July 6, 2018 – Paradise Play Days! Bring your kids to play indoors in the sand at Beach Paradise in Brantford! Parachute! Bowling! Building! Scavenger Hunts! And now with Water Play! Toys, kiddie pool & water fights galore! Still only $5.00. Daytime activities for ages 4 and under, nighttime activities for ages 12 and under. Parental supervision is required at all times. Visit BeachParadise.ca or call 226-388-4738. Location: Access Storage Sports Centre, 101 Wayne Gretzky Pkwy., Brantford.
July 8, 2018 – Bulls & Bikes Stampede 2018! The most dangerous sports in the world are coming to the Paris Fairgrounds! Featuring freestyle extreme motocross, bull & bronc riding, and more! This amazing event is in support of Help A Child Smile, and tickets are on sale now at GreatRodeo.com. Call 1-844-600-0041 toll free for information. Location: Paris Fairgrounds, 139 Silver Street in Paris.
July 10, 2018 – Unseen Treasures All this month until July 22nd, this exhibition features artwork from Glenhyrst’s remarkable permanent collection that have not been on display in the gallery for several years or decades, in addition to those which have never been displayed at all. Today, Glenhyrst’s impressive permanent collection includes over 600 artworks. This exhibition provides an opportunity to showcase some of the collection’s rarest and most outstanding artworks. Moreover, Glenhyrst is proud to announce that the permanent collection will be involved in all gallery exhibitions and events, including exhibitions by seminal Brantford artist Kapwani Kiwanga and Mohawk collective Talking Earth Pottery. Location: Glenhyrst Art Gallery, 20 Ava Road, Brantford.
July 14, 2018 – ISMA Super Modifieds & ROC Modified Series This is one of our most anticipated races of 2018 with two incredible open wheel divisions that will be super fast and exciting. The ISMA Super Modifieds have a rich history here at Jukasa with a huge following joined by the ROC Modifieds who were recently voted on Speed 51.com as the best touring series of 2017. Both of these divisions will have the best from the USA along with a lot of local talent which will make this a date you need to be sure to mark on your calendar. Visit Jukasa Motor Speedway for details. Location: 901 Haldimand Road 20, Hagersville.
July 24, 2018 – Business Fundamentals: Basic Bookkeeping. Every small business owner has a need to understand the basics of accounting and bookkeeping in order to understand the financial health of their business. If you are a small business owner or considering launching your own business but don’t know where to start, join us for this session specially tailored to a small business setting. During the session we will review revenues and expenses, monthly tracking, creating estimates, invoices and simple monthly financials, including how to interpret them to identify variances (differences) between your budget and actuals. Register with the Brant Business Resource Enterprise Centre. Location: 1 Market Street, Suite 201, Brantford.