Voyageur Storytelling :: Stephen Leacock's "My Discovery of the West" Re-Tour 2017 :: Thunder Bay

Stephen Leacock's

"My Discovery of the West"

Re-Tour 2017

Revised October 18, 2017

Thank you for visiting this page.

You are now poised to find out what will be happening in

Thunder Bay Ontario

October 23-24, 2017

Presented by


Voyageur Storytelling Lunar Loon


Leslie Robbins-Conway

and Paul Conway

from Northern Bruce Peninsula

(Ontario, Canada)


celebrating

Canada's Sesquicentennial

in cooperation with

our local partners


Thunder Bay, October 23-24

Scroll down for the list of our local partners, with links, and further for details of Stephen Leacock's visit in 1936


Terminology:

A "Mariposie" is a story or other performance piece by or about Stephen Leaock.

"Talk-and-Tell" events mingle talking and Mariposies with questions and conversation.

All events, until confirmed, are subject to change and alternative ideas.

Date
Time of Day
Programme, Event and Venue
Status
Monday

October 23

Afternoon

2:00 pm

"Dr Leacock, I Presume?" Launch and Chat at the Thunder Bay Public Library

for Press and Public

Confirmed
Evening

7:30 pm

"A Field of Mariposies" Stage Concert at Waverley Auditorium, Thunder Bay Public Library
Confirmed
Tuesday

October 24

Morning

10:00 am

"The Unsolved Riddle(s) of Stephen Leacock" :: Talk-and-Tell with students at Lakehead University, ATAC 5036
Confirmed
12:00 Noon
"The Unsolved Riddle(s) of Stephen Leacock" :: Talk-and-Tell luncheon with the Port Arthur Rotary Club, Prince Arthur Hotel
Confirmed
Afternoon

2:00 pm

"Stirring the Occurring" :: Talk-and-Tell about writing and literature at the Thunder Bay Public Library (Mary J. L. Black Branch) for authors, writers and interested public
Confirmed
Evening

7:30 pm

"Historical Stephen Leacock": What he did to history and what history did to him" :: Talk-and-Tell at the Thunder Bay Museum
Confirmed


Our Local Partners

Partner
Link
Thunder Bay Public Library
Lakehead University
Port Arthur Rotary Club www.parotary.com
Thunder Bay Museum www.thunderbaymuseum.com


Sioux Lookout, October 25, 2017

This schedule is also shown on Sioux Lookout's own Page

Date
Time of Day
Programme*, Event and Venue
Status
Wednesday

October 25

Afternoon

1:00 - 4:00 pm

"The Unsolved Riddle(s) of Stephen Leacock" :: Talk-and-Tell at the Sioux Lookout Community Museum
Confirmed
Evening

7:30 pm

"A Field of Mariposies" Concert at the Legion Hall
Confirmed


Our Sioux Lookout Partners

Partner
Link
Sioux Lookout Community Museum
Sioux Lookout Public Library


The Original Leacock Tour

November 1936

Date
Spoken In
Spoken To
Title
November 27
Port Arthur
Prince Arthur Hotel: McGill Graduate Society Dinner Confederation for Canada, also, or possibly, Our Colleges and What They Stand For
November 28
Fort William
Royal Edward Hotel: Men's & Women's Canadian Club lunch Canada and the United States; Canada and the War


* For more complete descriptions of the events and performances please visit our Re-Tour Repertoire page by clicking on the icon beside. It will open in a new window.
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